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    Christina Beumer
    Christina Beumer
    Christina Beumer

    Christina Beumer

    Just an ordinary girl with a love for reading, office supplies, books, and Johnny Depp.

    Journal Prompts for Adults - Use your journal for mindfulness |

    20 Incredible TED Talks You Should Show Your High School Students

    Brene Brown ~ really long (20 mins), but ReEaALLY good talk about life & happiness & all that jazz.

    The best-selling author and professor of social work discusses the difference between guilt and shame and explains the best way to fail

    Alan Watts speaks on worrying and compulsive thinking. Audio Courtesy of Alan Music Used: Calm Cinematic Orchestral Underscore http:/...

    Alan Watts - Choice : Each of these lives is the right one! Every path is the right path. Everything could have been everything else and it will have just as much meaning. Nemo (Mr. Nobody)

    This Alan Watts Cartoon Will Show You How You Are Everyone | Spirit Science

    Alan Watts about Carl Jung on Accepting the Darkness of Self and Others

    The Wisdom of Alan Watts in Four Thought-Provoking Animations

    Watching This Video From Alan Watts Will Help You To No Longer Fear Death -- I love this so much. Watts has always been one my favorite philosophers. Hearing his words superimposed with the different movie clips made watching this all the more interesting and ethereal . ”We live in a culture where it has been rubbed into us in every conceivable way that to die is a terrible thing. And that is a tremendous disease from which our culture in particular suffers.” – Alan Watts

    Hundreds of FREE short passages for students in grades 5-12, organized by theme. Each comes with questions for students and a guide for teachers.

    Middle and High School English Language Arts discuss lesson plan organization and format, topics covered, the planning process, where to find great ideas and other valuable resources. Join secondary English Language Arts teachers Tuesday evenings at 8 pm EST on Twitter.

    (+Very inventive; tracks meds, has memorization block, etc.) this is gonna be my new weekly layout!

    5 Ingredient Crock Pot Recipes! ~ from ~ these delicious Crockpot dinners are so easy to make, and packed with flavors your family will love! Perfect for busy nights! #slowcooker #recipe #thefrugalgirls

    Where's your proof? Teaching students to use evidence.

    FREE New Year's Activity - great launching for point for paragraph writing, discussion about resolutions.... Updated for 2015!

    I’m not sure how many of you are on board for this month’s challenge but the gauntlet has been tossed and I am calling on ALL of you to try, in your own way, with your own rules, to do this with me. Right here, right now commit to a whole month of no spending: 31 Days of Living Well and Spending ZERO If you’ve read this blog for longer than a week you probably already know that my husband and I just finished a 30 day spending freeze. For the entire month of September, we cut out all of our ...

    Productivity for Creatives - Bullet Journal on OneNote

    Starting to Bullet Journal in my diary until my Notebook arrives - Loving Kara from Boho Berry's Journal - totally inspiring!!

    Book of Life freebie. Perfect for this challenge: a day in january

    Adventures in Guided Journaling: Printable Journal Pages. Several FREE pages!

    This is the ultimate school note pouch! This note pouch contains numerous divider pockets to store all kinds of class notes, journals, and even notebooks all in one place! There are also other pockets to store pens, scheduler, and even an iPad! A zipper pocket is built on the inside to hold loose items like sticky notes, stickers, electronics, and more! The front and rear cover contains even more storage. Check out more colors and patterns of this super & adorable cute pouch at!

    Chocolate Cream Pie Martini! A rich chocolate drink that’s topped with whipped cream and has just enough boozy burn to warm up your holiday. |

    Fun and free poetry lesson for even the most-reluctant writer.

    WONDERFUL POT ROAST RECIPE (MADE IN THE CROCK POT) Super easy to throw together, full of flavor, perfect for a busy day. Simple to tailor to your taste! SweetLittleBluebi...

    These reindeer cupcakes are SO EASY and fun to make! They'd be great for a school party, a Christmas potluck, or just as a fun treat to make with the kids when school's out!

    This great graphic on levels of questions includes the fact that the author doesn't know who created the original. Read on for some ideas for genius hour as well.

    Writing Prompts- 300+ image based writing prompts. I know I've pinned this before, but this is such a great site I want to remember this for the beginning of the new school year.

    RUTH'S CHRIS SWEET POTATO CASSEROLE (copycat recipe) from Ariane's Homemade Cravings | arianeshomemadecr...

    The 10 sites I go back to again and again for fun, easy-to-use resources. Bookmark these for your own class, or send 'em to your favorite English teacher!

    Thirty one timeless beauty bag for all your planner supplies!!

    ELEMENTS OF POETRY GRAPHIC ORGANIZER For upper elementary and Middle School/ Junior High Students......One of my first TPT products. I gave it a slight facelift and added a page.

    **VIDEO** post about implementing Writer's Workshop in your classroom!! Lots of great tips :)