Sharing The Planet
An inquiry into rights and responsibilities in the struggle to share finite resources with other people and with other living things; communities and the relationships within and between them; access to equal opportunities; peace and conflict resolution.
Central idea: Understanding the characteristics and habitats of animals allows us to support their existence
Key concepts: form, connection, responsibility.
Related concepts: animals, habitats, conservation.
Lines of inquiry:
- Animals classification
- The connection between the animals’ characteristics and their habitats
- How we can support the existence of animals
Learner profiles: inquirer, knowledgable, caring
Attitudes: curiosity, emphaty
Trans-skills: research, self-management