Welcome to English 1A, Freshmen Composition at Chaffey College.

We will be using the blog to post comments and final draft of essays in order to help us learn from each other. One of the best ways to improve your writing is to study the writing of others. This blog will allow us to share and see others’ writings.

I will also be posting updates and assignments to make sure we are all on the same page. The syllabus will be posted under Syllabus. The resources page with have links and videos to help you will citations, WordPress, and more.


We will be using two books for this class. The textbook, How to Write Anything, 3rd Edition. Make sure to get the one with readings. 

Also, The Book of Unknown Americans by Christina Henriquez. This is the college book for the year, you may be using it in another class as well.