April 23 is talk like Shakespeare Day in Chicago

Did you know that today, April 23, is Talk Like Shakespeare Day in Chicago?
Talk Like Shakespeare Day is a way to celebrate the Bard, William Shakespeare. April 23 2010 would have been Shakespeare's 445th birthday. Whether you have recently read a sonnet or have forgotten the couplet, today is a fun way to remember all that Shakespeare has contributed to the English language.
Here are some fun ideas to introduce your children to the ways of the Bard:
Just by taking a minute today to think about Shakespeare and all he contributed to our language is a celebration itself.

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