History Investigation at Sheldon / Hamill:

How to submit your paper to Turnitin.com (this is worth 10 points, and you must turn it in before your paper will be graded).

Note: if you remember your turnitin account information (email and password) that you used last year for the Great Minds assignment, you can skip right to step 3 to enroll in the class. Then you can skip right to step 10 and turn in your paper!

Step 1: Go to the Turnitin.com website: http://www.turnitin.com

Click on the "new users" link.

Step 2: Create a user profile.

Select user type from the pull down menu (select "student"), then click on "next".

Step 3: Enroll in the class.

Turnitin class ID:  3190413

Turnitin class enrollment password:  zapata

Step 4: Enter your email address.

Step 5: Create your password.

Please keep in mind that your password is case sensitive (for example, paSS123 would be different than pass123), must be 6-12 characters long, and contain at least one letter and one number (for added security).

Enter your password, and then confirm your password

Step 6: Select a secret question.

Step 7: Enter your first and last name.

Step 8: Read the user agreement.

Select "I agree" to complete your user profile.

Step 9: You are now enrolled in the class.

Click on end wizard and log in.

Step 10: Click on the History of the Americas class link.

Step 11: Click on the "submit" icon to turn in your paper. You need to turn in the Plan of Investigation, Summary of Evidence, and Evaluation of Sources (all at once).

Step 12: Give yourself a pat on the back for a job well done!