What do you give for school enrollment?: 16 beautiful ideas that make children shine

The start of school is just around the corner and with it the question: What do you give for school enrollment? Many children and parents can hardly wait until the first day of school. Make your child happy with these gifts in the school cone.

After the summer holidays, many children and their parents are faced with an exciting time: school enrollment and the start of school. From then on it’s time to read, write, do arithmetic, learn and much more.
The school satchel and a filled pencil case are often gifts that parents give – it’s a good thing that the child needs more than that to start school. A nice school bag, for example.

What do you give for enrollment? – as family, friends or acquaintances

The selection of gifts for school enrollment is huge. So that the children can feel like little stars on this day and have a particularly nice start to school, we have put together some nice gifts for the school cone for you.

Exercise book for beginning readers

Learning fun after school also comes up with this book: “The Little Dragon Coconut: letters and first words“. From writing tasks, copying letters to letter puzzles, this exercise booklet has everything your child needs for school enrollment. Your child will certainly be happy about this gift on the day of school enrollment.

letter game

The Letter Game is the perfect gift for starting school, because the children not only learn the alphabet in a playful way, this game also trains the child’s ability to look closely, vocabulary and concentration. Popular for the school bag!

ABC of animals

Does your child want to learn to read? Featuring the beautifully illustrated and designed ABC of animals this is possible as a gift for the school cone. The book is for children between the ages of six and eight, making it the perfect gift for starting school. The ABC of Animals is very motivating for children as the ABC book begins with reading syllables and then slowly builds into words and small sentences. Ideal as a small gift!

wipe-and-away books

Is your child ready to start school? With these four great wipe-and-away books it can practice how to use the pen safely, learn the first letters, numbers and shapes and learn how to read the clock. Thanks to the erasable pen, this can be done as often as your child wants. Nice gift for the time before school enrollment, but also for when school starts! And if the pens don’t work so well anymore, there is here the appropriate replacement.

tiptoi “We play school”

With the bestseller “We play school” from Ravensburger, your child learns in a playful way what a day at school looks like. With the tiptoi pen, your child can experience the school day alive and learn exciting things for school through varied tasks with different levels of difficulty and learning together. The perfect school enrollment gift you won’t go wrong with your child!

Audiobook “The Little Dragon Coconut Comes to School”

Dragon Coconut is super popular with kids. With the audio book “The Little Dragon Coconut Comes to School” you can be sure that your child will not be disappointed when they start school. The story of the beginning of school of the dear dragon coconut and his friends is really nice to read, the drawings are lovingly designed, the chapters are not too long and the font is large enough for first graders. Nice graduation gift!

elementary school encyclopedia

Books are always grateful and useful gifts, also for school enrollment. They please not only the parents, but also the children and support them especially when learning to read. A comprehensive encyclopedia for the school day should not be missing under any circumstances, because your child can rummage through it endlessly, look up certain things and ask you some questions. This one is a bestseller among the elementary school encyclopedias and a super nice gift for school enrollment. It will certainly brighten up one or the other day after school for your child.

Games for the break

And first graders shouldn’t miss out on their breaks during the school day. In this small, practical and beautifully designed metal box 25 cards are included, each with super nice game ideas for the break. The best: Almost all games do without additional material. Movement and fun are guaranteed for the children with this gift idea. A great graduation gift!

friendship book

The best way to get to know the kids in your class a little better after they start school is with a friendship book. In this way you learn the names, places of residence and hobbies of the other school children, which makes starting school much easier and nicer for your child.

Would you like to give away a funny friendship book for school enrolment? Then this is it here just right for your child’s school bag.

If you prefer a more classic back to school friendship book, we recommend this here.

drinking bottle

There are endless beautiful ideas for the children when they start school. One of the most sought-after gifts in the school cone is a leak-proof and robust drinking bottle for children. This drinking bottle is available in ten different colors, lightweight, easy to use and the best friend for the school day. Your child will certainly be happy about this drinking bottle!

lunch box

An own nice lunch box makes children’s eyes shine and should not be missing as a gift in the school cone when they start school. Perfect for taking lunch and other small treats with you. Particularly practical: the lunch box has a partition and can be selected in other colours. This way, your child will definitely have fun eating at school!

breakfast board

This gift is something very special for school enrollment, because it is a 1×1 breakfast board. So your child can learn numbers and multiplication tables in a playful way at any time while eating. As long as you don’t put the board in the dishwasher or soak it in water for too long, this school graduation gift will last forever. Perfect for kids learning!

You get the right breakfast board with the alphabet for children here.

children’s alarm clock

Even if you wake your child up in the morning, having their own alarm clock is a great gift, especially when they start school. This alarm clock is available in eleven different colors, suitable for every child’s room. Particularly practical: The dial of the clock can be illuminated by pressing a button. So your child will definitely have a lot more fun getting up early for school and at some point they will no longer want to be woken up by you, but by the alarm clock alone. Practical gift!

The school bag

The absolute classic among the gifts for school enrollment is the school cone. Whether you made it yourself or bought it, small or large, filled with gifts or sweets, no child should be without a school cone on the first day of school.

If you want to make a school cone yourself, paint it, stick it on and maybe add the child’s name, that’s a good idea this blank particularly good. But you can also directly a school cone craft set buy with a cute motif. Here you can find for example a cool tractor craft set and here a nice craft set with unicorns.

Next to the tractor motif is this one School cone with dinosaur particularly popular for school enrollment. For girls, this is next to school cones with unicorns School cone with cute owls high in price.

Parents who are looking for a sibling bag for school enrollment or kindergarten will be here find it.

ink pen

A good fountain pen is part of the basic equipment of every pencil case – but in most schools it is only used in the second grade at the earliest. So here you decide on a gift for school enrollment that will remind you even in the middle of elementary school. This fountain pen is stable, fits well in the hand, does not slip and is ideal for right-handers. You can also find the same product here for left-handers. Ideal as a gift for the school bag!


With this six-piece Samsonite satchel set save yourself any stress before starting school, because with this set you are giving away a satchel, a sports bag, a purse/neck pouch, a DIN A4 notebook box, a pencil case with Staedtler pens, a pencil case and a rain cover. There is hardly a nicer gift for your child when they start school!

The most important: The satchel is of high quality, ergonomic, very light, well padded, water-repellent and contains a hip belt and an adjustable back section in three sizes. Definitely one of the most beautiful and sustainable gifts for children when they start school!

GALA wishes the parents and children a good start at school!

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