Who we are

Unit 1

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

Thinking about different perspectives builds an understanding of our world.

Key Concepts: Related Concepts

  • form: structure
  • perspective: point of view
  • causation: impact

Lines of Inquiry

  • The impact that real people have

  • The purpose of different structures

  • People’s beliefs and values

Attributes of the Learner Profile

  • open-minded

  • principled

Approaches to Learning

  • social skills
  • research skills

FCPS Portrait of a Graduate Traits