Poolesville Elementary Media Center

Mrs. Black and Mrs. Fisher

Media Staff 2017 Media Specialist
Mrs. Black

Media Assistant
Mrs. Fisher

Media Center Hours
8:30 - 9:00 Open checkout
9:00 - 3:25 Lessons & scheduled checkouts

Mission Statement

The PES Media Center program provides access to all students and staff to investigate information and ideas and to behave responsibly in presenting and sharing information. Our program promotes access to information in print and electronic sources. The information literacy skills are integrated with the curriculum and the love of reading is encouraged at all learning levels.


Click here to see Destiny our online catalog. 

Students can simply search the catalog or login using their student 6 digit identification number and password ( The password is 2 small words put together for Gr.3-5. The password is the last 4 digits of the username for K-2 students.)   Logging in lets them see what they have checked out and using Quest, they can see our newest books, what is popular, and make a wish list for future reading. 

Checkout Procedures

Every Class has a weekly book exchange day and time. They can also come before school after 8:35 or during class with a pass.


Materials allowed

Due Dates

Kindergarten 1 material each week 1 week
1st Grade 2 materials  1 week
2nd Grade 2 materials each week 1 week
3rd Grade 2 materials each week 2 weeks
4th Grade 2 materials each week 2 weeks
5th Grade     2 materials each week 2 weeks

Online Resources

Click here to use our free online resources from school or home. This link requires you to be logged into your MCPS Google account. 

Have a book read to a child



 Tumble Books

1. Click Tumble Books to use at home or at school!


2. Bookflix- MCPL card number and year of birth required to enter here


3. One More Story- In school only

4.Storyline- Famous actors read books


Grade Level Projects- Web 2.0



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MD animal and insect inquiry

Museum Inquiry

Grade 1


Our Culture Adventure Inquiry

Young Geographers Inquiry

Sharing Our Earth Inquiry

Grade 2

Nutrition Inquiry

Humans and Technology Inquiry

Change Inquiry

I am a Poet;Effort Driven Accomplishments Inquiry

Grade 3

Making a change 

Technology Inquiry  


2.Home Conveniences

3. Transportation

4. Education


      Realistic Fiction Picture Book Collaborative Project

  Issues Inquiry

Grade 4

Historical Fiction Inquiry

Poolesville Economics Inquiry

Media Messages Inquiry

Perspectives in Social Studies and Science Inquiry

Grade 5

 Energy Inquiry

Historical Movements in the U.S. 

Narrative Writing Inquiry

Careers: Present and Future Inquiry







Teacher Area

Plagairism website



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