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

Necessity and creativity inspire innovation.

Key Concepts: Related Concepts

  • form: properties
  • function   
  • reflection: resiliency

Lines of Inquiry

  • Inspiration is everywhere.

  • People create for a purpose.

  • Innovations solve problems.

Attributes of the Learner Profile

  • reflective

  • knowledgeable

Approaches to Learning

  • communication skills
  • thinking skills

FCPS Portrait of a Graduate Traits