Sharing the planet

Unit 3

Transdisciplinary Theme

Sharing the planet: An inquiry into rights and responsibilities in the struggle to share finite resources with other people and with other living things; communities and the relationships within and between them; access to equal opportunities..

Central Idea

Community choices impact the conservation of resources.

Key Concepts: Related Concepts

  • Responsibility: Equality
  • Causation: Impact
  • Connection: Voice

Lines of Inquiry

  • Impact of natural and human events on resources
  • shared knowledge affects our theories
  • voicing your stance

Attributes of the Learner Profile

  • Caring
  • Principled
  • Balanced

Approaches to Learning

  • Communication: Literacy

  • Thinking: Critical and Creative Thinking

  • Self-Management: States of Mind - Self Motivation & Resilience

FCPS Portrait of a Graduate Traits

  • Communicator
  • Collaborator
  • Goal Directed and Resilient Individual

FCPS Curriculum by Content Area