Instead of bunting or paper chains. Maybe the school kids could make and decorate this themselves
Little Mouse Needle Felted Ornament Felting by feltingdreams, $88.00
This little needle felted gnome swinging on a vintage bell is just too precious! Of course by dariaIvovsky ♥ Needle Felted Waldorf Climbing Gnome/Wool Mobile/ Christmas ornament / Soft sculpture. $28.00, via Etsy.