Who we are

Unit 5

Transdisciplinary Theme

Who we are: an inquiry into the nature of the self; beliefs and values; personal, physical, mental, social and spiritual health; human relationships including families, friends, communities, and cultures; rights and responsibilities; what it means to be human.

Central Idea

Leaders create change in our world.

Key Concepts: Related Concepts

  • change: transformation
  • responsibility: action
  • perspective: beliefs and values

Lines of Inquiry

  • Characteristics of leaders
  • Challenges provide opportunities to make the world better
  • Experiences shape what we care about.
  • People’s contributions can inspire others to act.

Attributes of the Learner Profile

  • principled

  • open-minded

  • risk-taker

Approaches to Learning

  • communication skills
  • social skills

FCPS Portrait of a Graduate Traits