Our new unit is upon us!
Unit Title: Stranger in a Strange Land
Context: Community and Service
Key concept: identity
Related concepts: community, assimilation, adaptation, alienation
Our inquiry is into what it means to be human and how we invent social selves to fit in to the communities we inhabit.
To get us started, let’s take a look at the concept of belonging.
Watch these videos:
Post a comment by Sunday Sept 29 at 9.00 pm on what you notice about :
- how the protagonist in the videos feels about him or her self
- how the others in the videos act toward the protagonist
- state some ideas about belonging that came to mind as you watched the videos
Revisit the blog on Monday night to respond to at least 2 other students’ comments.