Brain Facts

Your brain is amazing! Check out these facts based on ideas from one of my favorite online sites  The brain is always changing. There are about 100,000,000,000 neurons in the brain (same as the number of stars in the Milky Way). The brain produces enough electricity to power a light bulb. The brain grows… Read More »

Lunch Box Notes

Looking for brief notes to add to your kids (and maybe the adults in your life’s) lunch boxes? Here are a few suggestions inspired by  to get you started.  Feel free to send me any ideas you create so I can share them with others. Thanks! I love you Take care, polar bear Your… Read More »

Newsletter online

Now that the Teacher’s Notebook site has closed, please find my newsletter on www.TeachersPayTeachers/store/Paddy-Eger You may subscribe for past, present and future availability for $1.99. That subscription entitles you to receive all issues and download all newsletter materials without any further cost. Here are my topics available online at Active Student Participation Ideas –… Read More »

Student Success: Math Games to the Rescue

Games are a great way to practice all kinds of skills. You can find professionally boxed games  at toy stores or just pull out a deck of cards and get creative. Here are the 3 other math game resources I find easiest to use with the most direct value. My website math games. I’ve created… Read More »

Teacher and Parent Resource Closed

Teachers Notebook has closed it’s site, effective September 14th of this year. All of my materials seen on that site are still available on my Pinterest pages ( and on Teachers Pay Teachers (, as well as under the Educating America portion of my website