Wrap It Up! Giftwrapping Adds a Special Touch



Many Retail businesses offer the special service of giftwrapping. Students will learn and practice the basic procedure of wrapping while using their creative flair to share additional ideas. This is a fun lesson to present a couple of weeks before winter break; students will then have the opportunity to practice their giftwrapping skills at a Retail store or at home to assist with holiday wrapping.

Materials needed: You will need to have plenty of the following supplies on hand: Small to medium sized boxes, tissue paper , wrapping paper, scissors, tape (regular, & double sided), ribbon and bows.

Lesson Time

4 class periods
220 Minutes

Industries / Subjects / Grades

Industries / Pathways
  • Marketing, Sales, and Services Marketing, Sales, and Services
    • Professional Sales
Grade Levels
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12

Standards and Objectives


California Academic Content Standards (1)
California's 2008 CTE Standards (2)

Related Instructional Objectives (SWBAT...)

  • Students will understand that providing giftwrapping as a special service will enhance customer satisfaction
  • Students will understand how packaging affects a customer's image of a store
  • Students will learn and practice proper giftwrapping techniques
  • Students will research, create and share latest trends in giftwrapping styles and techniques

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