On the back- to- school day, the first day of a school year, every American student usually receives a bag of back- to- school gifts. This bag of new school year gifts includes 12 special gifts that they are common things but each one has a unique meaning that the teacher hopes every student can understand to learn a virtue during this new school year.
Meaningful 12 back- to- school gifts for every student:
You know the toothpick is used to pick food residue from teeth, but now teacher hopes every student can use it to pick the strengths of other student. Compared with the symbolic meaning to intent, teachers want their student to see the strengths of others and find out the advantages of others.
2. Rubber Band
Rubber band is flexible and stretchy. Someone can do everything if he has the character like the rubber band. The rubber band will become longer while it receive the pressure, that’s to say, everyone will become more capable when gets bigger pressure.
No pains no gains. Sometimes, the pressure is good for people to help them finish their work and realize their dreams etc.
Band-Aids play the same healing role as the scab that forms and protects the site of the wound. But what should we do to help heal the wound of others’ heart? Every student has the gift of healing the wounds of friends’ heart and they should know they can help them just like the Band-Aids.
Let students use the pencil to write down their dreams of everyday, to do meaningful things for their dreams, to enjoy their lives, and then they will have valuable lives. The teacher hopes every student know the meaning of a pencil and attain their goals during the new school year.
When the tip of a pencil moves across a piece of paper, graphite particles from the pencil stick to the paper fibers. An eraser rubbed against the paper will remove the mark. Every student also needs this eraser to help them remove her/his mistake. Every human being may make an error. The important thing is that you can correct your error.
6. Chewing Gum
You can’t taste the sweetness of chewing gun until you chew it constantly for long time. That’s to say, you should keep your good work, and then you will taste the sweetness of the success resulting from your hard work and diligence.
7. Cotton Ball
Cotton ball is soft, warm and made of countless fiber, just like a class made from the love and friendship of every student. Everyone should maintain this great feeling and then they can help each other, to do something to keep the class’ honor.
Some studies show that consuming dark chocolates is beneficial to the heart and the brain. Dark chocolates are also a potent antioxidant. So taste the chocolate while you feel tired and down. Every student needs to keep excited all around school year. Hence students could be as helpful to others as chocolates.
Tissue is a substitute for cloth handkerchief. But the function of them is same. It is used to dash away the tear or even the sorrow. Teachers want to tell students that someone needs their tissues to dash away their tears and give them consolation.
Money isn’t everything; it can’t buy the sincere friendship and love. Know the meaning of money and understand that true friendship is more worthy than money.
11. Copper Coin
Though a copper coin is out and old, it is valuable and special and become the popular collection. Many people want to collect aged copper coins and clean them etc. Everyone has his/her own value like copper coins, so every student should believe in himself/herself.
12. Buoy-Shaped Candies
Please taste a piece of candy when you feel nervous or difficult. Teacher would like to help you pass through this special time. Don’t hesitate to tell your teacher