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

My choices reflect my identity.

Lines of Inquiry

  • The purpose of government.
  • The responsibilities of citizens within a community.
  • The perspective of characters.

Attributes of the Learner Profile

Reflective, open-minded, caring

Parent Support

Work alongside your student to complete the monthly homework menu to connect with our current unit.

Single Subject Connections

Third grade students will be exploring the idea of identity in a self-portrait through an array of artists work. They will brainstorm ideas connected to their own identity and incorporate symbols and details into their self-portrait.  Students will communicate with peers and reflect on the art making process.