Who we are

Unit 2

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

People belong to families.

Key Concepts: Related Concepts


  • Form
  • Connection: Similarities and differences
  • Reflection: Effect

Lines of Inquiry

  • Families have a structure.
  • Families do things together.
  • Families have a culture and traditions.

Attributes of the Learner Profile

  • Open-minded
  • Caring

Approaches to Learning

  • Research skills
  • Communication Skills

FCPS Portrait of a Graduate Traits