Who we are

Unit 6

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

Our identities and knowledge drive community change through action.

Key Concepts: Related Concepts

  • Responsibility
  • Perspective
  • Change

Lines of Inquiry

An inquiry into…

  • Responsibility to a community
  • Intersectionality of identities
  • The impact of perspectives on research

Attributes of the Learner Profile

  • Thinker
  • Inquirer
  • Reflective

Approaches to Learning

  • Research
  • Self-Management
  • Social Skills


FCPS Portrait of a Graduate Traits

  • Creative and Critical Thinker
  • Goal Directed and Resilient 
  • Collaborator 

FCPS Curriculum by Content Area