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
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?"
Did you know that books are still being challenged and banned? Here are 13 kids books that make that list ( with full reviews) .
14 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Margaret Atwood - An interview with one to Canada's best known authors - Found via Buzzfeed
Buying a book for a book lover is risky business. For avid readers, selecting a new written adventure can be a deeply personal choice.