Current Units of Inquiry and Planning

Unit of Inquiry #4

Transdisciplinary Theme: How we express ourselves

“An inquiry into the ways in which we discover and express ideas, feelings, nature, culture, beliefs and values; the ways in which we reflect on, extend and enjoy our creativity; our appreciation of the aesthetic.”

Title: Creative Expression

Central Idea: Feelings and ideas can be expressed through the arts.

Lines of Inquiry:

  • The creative arts
  • Identifying and expressing emotions
  • Developing ideas and imagination

Unit of Inquiry #1: Our Year-Long Unit

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.”

 Title: Relationships

Central Idea: Our relationships impact our health and well-being

Lines of Inquiry:

  • Types of relationships
  • How to build positive relationships
  • Keeping our community safe and healthy

Weekly Plans