Mentor Texts & Inspiration

BookTube - video review inspiration

A video book review (BookTube) all about Canada!

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persuasive, speaking, reading, viewing, opinion, review

Excellent Book Reviews

Examples of reviews of different genres and details on what a good review should contain.

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reading, writing, review, opinion

Make Your Bed

An inspiring video from Navy Seal William McRaven about a small simple thing you can do to change your life.

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viewing, inspirational, motivational, speaking

Native American Rap is the Most Authentic Rap we Have Today

Want to write about music and trends? Here's a great mentor text.

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writing, music, rap, opinion, persuasive

Collection of Short Stories

Here is a collection of scanned short stories from several anthologies. You can only access these if signed into your @educbe.ca account.

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reading, short fiction

How to Write a Poem

Poetry: What is it and how to do it. Descriptions, examples, and inspiration.

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writing, poetry

Make a Good Video Review

A tutorial to show you how to use Adobe Spark to make a video review!

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persuasive, speaking, viewing, writing, review, opinion

Desiderata by Max Ehrman

A poem for hard times.

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viewing, poetry, speaking

Listicles

What is a listicle, why do you use them, and how do you create a good one?

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writing about tv, persuasive, representing, music, opinion, rap, review, writing

Music - a REAL Exhale!

A celebration of Jay-Z using his lyrics - this is an EXHALE!

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music, viewing, speaking, representing