Media Center & Learning Tools for Students


Media Center

Ms.  Kennedy, Media Specialist
Mrs. Schwartz, Media Assistant

  • MCPS Homework Resources:  Resources that you can use for homework.  For those sites that require login and password, please refer to the yellow handout provided by South Lake.
  • MCPS Search Engine Links:  Search engines you can use for finding information for projects, reports, and homework.
  •  Montgomery County Library Kids Page. Information on books, activities, technology and more all available at our local library.

Learning Zone

Resources and links for all ages.

 Destiny Catalog Link

Click here to find South Lake's library catalog!

Scroll down to find South Lake on the school list to the left and then click to open the catalog.


Other Educational Links

  • Sesame Street: Online stories that include your children's favorite Sesame Street characters.
  • Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Sites:  Includes stories that ties subject and curriculum with books.  Offers professional resources, free newsletter, and selections on different themes.
  •  MCPL Summer Reading - Check back in May for more information.
  • TumbleBooks TumbleBooks e-books for kids.Tumblebooks Gif



Homework Hotline Live!

  • The 24th season of Homework Hotline Live! begins this week! HHL is an interactive program on MCPS Instructional TV where of all ages can call in and talk to a teacher either on the phone or live on the air. HHL premieres tomorrow, Tuesday, October 6, 2009.  The program will air on most Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings from now through April 29, 2010. 
  • Watch the show on TV from 5:00 to 6:00pm on ITV (Comcast 33, Verizon 35, or RCN 88).
  • Click here to watch a live stream of the show on the Homework Hotline Live! website.   
  • The number to call for free homework help is 301-279-3234.
  • See the attached flyer.