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

Beliefs, actions and dreams contribute to who we are and who we want to be.

Key Concepts: Related Concepts

  • perspective: viewpoint
  • reflection: identity 
  • form: similarities and differences
  • causation: consequences

Lines of Inquiry

  • People form their identities.

  • Inspiration

  • Events in one’s life can shape who you are

  • People reflect on their experiences and feelings and consider their legacy.

Attributes of the Learner Profile

  • risk-taker

  • knowledgeable

  • open-minded

Approaches to Learning

  • social skills
  • communication skills

FCPS Portrait of a Graduate Traits