Media Center & Learning Tools for Students 


Media Center

Ms.  Debra Kennedy, Media Specialist
Mr. Kyle Upchurch, 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.


  • Digital Citizenship:  This year our 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students have learned about how to be respectful, responsible and safe online.  We have used lessons from the Common Sense Media website.  Click here for more information.


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!

  • Watch the show on TV from 4:30 to 6:00pm on ITV (Comcast 33, Verizon 36, or RCN 89). 
  • The number to call for free homework help is 301-279-3234.

Click on the link for more information: Homework Hotline


 Research Links

Kiddle  Safe search engine for kids