British Literature with Composition
Teacher: Julia Poynter
Intended for high school students, this course is an overview of some of the great works in British Literature from early Anglo-Saxon to Modern. Students will study a variety of poetry selections, short fiction, and novels. Writing assignments will focus on literary analysis as well as personal responses to the reading. Students will expand their vocabulary through the study of words and definitions selected from their reading.
Copy/Supply fee: $35.00 (check written to Julia Poynter due at Orientation or the first class)
Annual tuition: $410.00 ($41.00/month for 10 months, August – May or $46/month if prorated or on a 9 month payment plan)
B.S. in Public Health
Julia is a former Bridge Academy student who was homeschooled from kindergarten through high school. She is recently married, and she and her husband live in Midlothian, Virginia. She knows what it takes to successfully homeschool, and she earned a full academic scholarship to college. In three years, Julia earned her degree from Liberty University, completing the requirements of the Honors Program and graduating summa cum laude. During her college years, she worked as an intern for the Communications Coordinator at Richmond City Health District. Additionally, she worked for Central Virginia Health District in the Population Health department. Julia has considerable experience in tutoring, editing, and working with children. She was an English major before switching her degree to Public Health. Julia loves academics and has a hard time picking her favorite subject. She is excited to be back at Bridge Academy, assisting homeschool families.
Also Teaching: Anatomy & Physiology and Foundations of Literature