Bridge Academy

Psalm 32:8

History 6

Teacher: Sarah Cochran (

Description: This course will explore the history of our country from the late 1800’s to the present. Using America the Beautiful: Part 2 by Charlene Notgrass as our text, we will dive into topics which include World War I, the Great

Depression, the Roaring Twenties, World War II, and the Civil Rights Movement. 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 2, by Charlene Notgrass
Maps of America the Beautiful by Beth Poore
America the Beautiful Lesson Review by Mary Evelyn McCurdy

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

Tuition fee: $360 per year ($36.00/month for 10 months, August-May or $40.00/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.