Bridge Academy

Psalm 32:8

7th - 8th English through Creative   

Teacher: Becky Angelilli


Description: From contemporary to the fantastic, drama to poetry, comedy to songs, stories fill our world and grow in our hearts. Many of us love to read but don’t know how to express our own stories, real or imagined, although every one of us has the capability inside. This course will explore the world of creative writing, reading and creating widely, experimenting with the wonder of words. 

Required Texts:
The Hobbit - JRR Tolkien
Felicity - Mary Oliver
The Secret Garden - Frances Hodgson Burnett
A Wrinkle in Time - Madeline L’Engle
Steering the Craft - Ursula K LeGuin
Atherton: The House of Power - Patrick Carman
The Land of Elyon - Patrick Carman
100 Cupboards - ND Wilson
Dragonspell - Donita K Paul

Other assorted poems and picture books (available at library) by various authors. I will provide the "assorted" poems!

Copy Fee: $30.00 (check written to Becky Angelilli due at Orientation or by 9/1/2020)

Tuition: $370.00 ($37.00/month for 10 months, August-May or $41.11/month if prorated)

revised 7/26/2020

Becky Angelilli

B.S. in Criminal Justice

Becky graduated from VCU with a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice. She worked with the Chesterfield County Police as an Evidence Technician. She was among the first civilians hired to complete the crime scene investigations for the department. Becky has lived in the area her entire life. She has two boys who also attend Bridge Academy. Becky and her family have a heart for missions both locally and internationally.  They have been traveling to Nicaragua for the past 6 years, where they have made lifelong friendships.

Teaching: Health with Life Skills, Forensic Science, Environmental Science, Middle School English through Creative Writing & Social Director