• Unit Four: Complicated Relationships

         People face myriad struggles as they mature (bullying, puberty, identity, peer pressure). Regardless of society or cultural differences, all people can relate to at some point feeling general angst. Accepting others allows people to learn more about themselves.


    Essential Questions for this unit: **
    1) How is an individual's life affected by outside events, situations, or cultural, political, and social trends?
    2) Despite external differences, what are universal concerns facing mankind throughout time?
    3) How does learning about others teach us about ourselves?


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