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.
From: Making the PYP Happen, p. 12
Central Idea: The media is all-pervasive with the power to inform and influence society and individuals.
Key Concepts: Function, perspective
Related Concepts: Influence, power
Lines of Inquiry:
- Persuasive tools and techniques used in the media(function)
- Perspective and bias in the media (perspective)
- How people are influenced by the media (influence & power)