Like Precalculus and Newton's laws, Shakespeare's plays are among the most groaned-about high school topics, begetting the complaint: "When will I ever need to know about this in real life?" Turns out, pretty often. History, Reading, William Shakespeare, English Language, Quote, Book, Williams Shakespeare, Plays, People
Shakespeare: The Animated Tales is a BBC television program of 12 episodes, each episode showing an animated half-hour adaptation of one of Shakespeare's plays
Did you know that books are still being challenged and banned? Here are 13 kids books that make that list ( with full reviews) .
The History of the English Language in a short, funny movie. Great on the first day of school when I ask them, "Why do you think four years of English class is necessary? What is the purpose of teaching English?"
14 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Margaret Atwood - An interview with one to Canada's best known authors - Found via Buzzfeed
16 Movies You Didn't Know Were Based on Shakespeare (Or Maybe You Did)