Be Inspired! (e-book: 1 Academic Year Licence)

By Larry Cotter, Kevin McDermott & Della Meade

This is a one academic year licence for the e-book version of Be Inspired! Be Inspired! is a First Year English text designed and written for the new Junior Cycle. The text, which is supported by a Student Portfolio and Digital Resources, comprehensively covers the new English Specification and the Framework for Junior Cycle.

  • Eight genre-specific chapters cover all of the genres – poetry, short stories, personal writing, drama and media
  • ‘Thinking about …’ exercises are a range of reading comprehension questions which are ideal for differentiation in a mixed-ability class
  • Language alerts address specific grammar and language points in line with national strategy on literacy
  • Features extensive guidelines to support the students’ writing, including the Young Writer’s Toolkit (helpful advice on writing poems, short stories, diaries and letters)
  • Includes an excellent range of activities for groupwork, as well as a variety of relevant and appropriate research tasks
  • Focuses on oral language with oral exercises in each chapter
  • Student-friendly with a colourful, clear and easy-to-follow layout
  • FREE Student Portfolio provides additional material and activities that complement the textbook content
  • Student website containing lively and engaging videos, as well as interactive grammar and language activities and quizzes, available at
  • Teacher e-book available on
Class: 1st Year 
Format: Edco e-book
Price: €9.20
Further Information
Also available as:Edco e-book 
Class:1st Year 
Exam:Junior Cert
Suitable Levels:For Post Primary, Higher Level, Ordinary Level

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