Bridge Academy

Psalm 32:8

History 5

Teacher: Sarah Cochran (

Description: Learning about our great nation’s history is an important part of your child’s education. Using the text

America the Beautiful: Part 1, your student will learn about Native Americans, Explorers, the American Revolution, Westward expansion, and eventually the Civil War. Each unit includes lessons about these major historical events, as well as the important people and places in which they lived and worked. Each week, students will be reading the text and working on assignments at home. Class time will include activities, discussion, and games that will enrich the text and make learning history fun!

America the Beautiful: Part 1by Charlene Notgrass
Maps of America the Beautifulby Bethany Poore
America the Beautiful - Lesson Reviewby Mary Evelyn McCurdy

Copy/Supply Fee: $20 (check written to Sarah Cochran due at Orientation or by 9/1/2020)

Tuition fee: $350 ($35.00/month for 10 months August - May or $38.89/month if prorated)

revised 2/27/2020

Sarah Cochran

B.A. in Psychology 

Sarah was born and raised in Richmond, Virginia. She attended both the
University of Richmond and the University of Louisville, where she earned a B.A. in Psychology. She and her husband, Paul, live in the Chester area with their two sons, Paul, Jr. and Thomas. Sarah has been homeschooling for 16 years and has been part of Classical Conversations as well as other homeschooling co-ops in the area. She has always loved working with children in programs like AWANA, Vacation Bible School, Bible Fellowship classes, and summer camps. She and Paul have enjoyed their ministry at Ironbridge Church for 22 years now and look forward to teaching at Bridge Academy for years to come.