How we express ourselves

Unit 6

Transdisciplinary Theme

How we express ourselves: an inquiry into the ways in which we discover and express ideas, feelings, nature, culture, beliefs and values; the ways in which we reflect on, extend and enjoy our creativity, our appreciation of the aesthetic.

Central Idea

Creative expression is driven by passion.

Key Concepts: Related Concepts

  • perspective: subjectivity
  • form: properties
  • connection: emotion

Lines of Inquiry

  • There are different ways to express ideas, beliefs, and values.
  • People’s contributions can impact others.
  • People’s beliefs and values can change because of individual’s actions.

Attributes of the Learner Profile

  • open-minded

  • reflective

  • communicator

Approaches to Learning

  • communication skills
  • self-management skills 

FCPS Portrait of a Graduate Traits