Christina Beumer
Christina Beumer
Christina Beumer

Christina Beumer

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

Classy In The Classroom: When students answer a question correctly, they get to "kiss their brain".

Looking for new poetry for your middle school and high school students? These 30 poems, recommended and tested by secondary ELA teachers in their own classrooms, are sure to engage and inspire your students during National Poetry Month or any time of year.

Teaching With a Mountain View: The Best Anchor Chart Paper Ever & A Giveaway!

Twist this and have your teachers write this for themselves. Edit the questions to reflect your goals for your school year! Fun first day activity: Have kids write a letter to themselves at the end of the year.

If Shakespearean Insults Were Used Today....Good brief introduction to the language

I would love to make a personal one of these "you gotta love" things.

MACBETH: Looking for a way to engage your students? Try this fun, but meaningful, interactive digital activity.

Free and easy poetry assignment. Just print and teach! #poetry #highschoolEnglish #middleschoolEnglish

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!

Looking for new ways to engage your students in literature, especially with classics that might seem old and outdated? Literary postcards are an activity that can be used with any literary text, at any grade level, time after time, year after year.

The History of English in 10 minutes. Great for intermediate, jr. high, or high school classroom

English Curriculum I Student Guidelines for Poetry Analysis I Melbourne High School

"It is not how smart you are, it is how you are smart." -Howard Gardner Everyone is intelligent, just in their own ways. What's yours?

FREE Rebus Printable~ These optical illusions use pictures to represent words or parts of words. Great creative thinking activity! Follow this link to check out this and many other free printables by Scholastic.

Free word puzzles. I used to love these as a kid. Great critical thinking activity!

Writers notebook entries -lots of great ideas

Writers notebook entries -lots of great ideas