Last Updated: May 31, 2017
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- BJ Pinchbeck's Homework Helper: English
A Discovery Education-sponsored directory of helpful and informative websites.
- Folger Digital Texts
Free, high-quality digital texts of Shakespeare's plays taken from the Folger Shakespeare Library editions, completed in 2010 by editors Barbara Mowat and Paul Werstine and published by Simon & Schuster.
- Folger Shakespeare Library
Lesson plans, study guides, digital texts and more.
- Global Shakespeare Video and Performance Archive
A collaborative project providing online access to performances of Shakespeare from many parts of the world as well as essays and metadata by scholars and educators in the field. Sponsored by MIT.
Online grammar rules and quizzes
- Indo-European Languages: English Grammar and Syntax
Free language and linguistics resources.
Free downloadable mp3 files of audiobooks in the public domain.
- Maryland HSA English Assessment
View previous versions of Maryland HSA English tests and take practice tests.
- National Book Festival
Read about the National Book Festival, held each September on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., and watch or listen to interviews with hundreds of authors.
- Shmoop Literature
Excellent supporting resources for hundredss of classic works of literature.
- The Big Read
A program of the National Endowment for the Arts. Through The Big Read, selected communities come together to read, discuss, and celebrate one of 36 selections from U.S. and world literature. In addition, The Big Read provides comprehensive information about the authors and their works in the Our Books section of The Big Read website.
- Ulysses "Seen"
A serialized adaption of James Joyce's Ulysses into a digital graphic novel, unabridged and with an easy to read, page-by-page reader's guide.