English 10B


Turnitin.com information:


1.  Create your own turnitin.com account (or log in if you already have one).

2.  Use the ID and password provided on Canvas to join our class (please note- passwords are case-sensitive).

3. Submit your essay.  (It should give you a confirmation receipt once it is done).

4.  Make sure to print a copy of your essay to turn in!

Proficiency Assessment and Homework Calendar

Please remember that English department policy states that no late work is accepted for grades.  See the syllabus for further details.  Please plan carefully!

English 10B


You may revise any of your papers for up to one week after receiving feedback to try for an increased score. 


In order to receive credit for a revised paper, students must:


1. Set up a time outside of class to conference with the instructor before revising.

2.Highlight all revisions made in the revised draft.

3. Submit a typed, one-paragraph reflection explaining what revisions were made to the essay and why.

4.  Turn in the paragraph and revised version along with the original version within ONE WEEK of receiving the graded paper.

Helpful Links


Proficiency Rubrics:

Link to MLA Citation Help:


Link to MLA handout from class

Structure of a persuasive essay handout

Proficiency Assignment Information

Research 1- 20th Century Essay

Research 2- Controversial Issues Essay

Writing 1- Night Essay

Writing 2- Controversial Issues Essay

Theme 1- Night Essay

Theme 2- Lord of the Flies Theme Chart

Discussion 1- Night

Discussion 2- Lord of the Flies