Write a personal essay about a guest from another country who comes into your home. Specify a typically Canadian ritual in which your guest might participate, and suggest how he or she might perceive it.
Consider activities, ideas, or beliefs, that might be viewed as “the great Canadian myth.” Write a well-organized and well-developed illustrative essay in which you discuss that “myth” in both general and specific terms, using details and examples from your own experience to support your view.
Write about a Canadian hero you wish to honour and praise. This hero may be a friend, a family member, a local hero, or a national hero, alive or dead.