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Distance Learning - Virtual Media Center

Wootton  High School  Virtual Media Center 
Access library materials 24/7!

 NEW!!      Anti-Racist e-Books and Audiobooks Available for MCPS Students/Staff to Borrow Without Wait Time

Media Team

 

               

 Tammie Burk, Media Specialist  Mao-Ling Liao,  Media Assistant,  James (Kenny) Jacobs  Media Services Technician

 

 

Our MissionWe are committed to meeting the  needs  and interests of  our students and staff.  We are dedicated to  maintaining an inviting, student centered,  21st century learning  environment with equitable access  to  diverse materials  that  promote lifelong learning,  literature appreciation,  independent thinkers  and ethical users of information and ideas.

 

Free Tutoring for High School Students ( Summer)

Virtual Summer Adventures (sponsored by MCPS)

Virtual Summer Adventures Now Open to Students

 

HIGH SCHOOL PROGRAMS

Programs Description  

Virtual Summer School (Online Pathways)

Centralized online courses in all core academic areas traditionally offered in summer school.

Repeat courses for students who need to repeat a course to remain on track for graduation or for original credit.

Central program information here.

Mathematics Boost

High School Mathematics Boost will address learning recovery in mathematics, to help students prepare for the next math course. Students should enroll in the next course to address learning gaps and get a “boost” for the next course.

  • Algebra 1
  • Geometry
  • Algebra II
  • Pre Calculus
  • Pre-AP 
  • Three week program between July 13 - August 14 (schools select three week window).
  • Offered to all students in each local school

 

Enrichment “Camps” and Programs

Unique, enrichment programs that match student interest in their communities (i.e. coding, art, theater, wellness, STEM, journalism, leadership, pre-AP etc.) 

  • One to three week program, between July 13 - August 14

High School Credit Recovery

These courses can be offered to students who failed a course in a prior semester and are eligible for credit recovery.

  • Three week program between July 13 - August 14 (schools select three week window).

High School Original Credit Courses (LSP)

Schools are able to offer courses for original credit, if previously submitted as LSP. These typically include courses like Health, Foundations of Technology, or school-based APEX or Edmentum courses in mathematics. 

 
  • Fee for students

National Book Festival - Going Virtual!

Mark your calendars!

  Library of Congress has  announced the lineup of 100+ authors, poets & illustrators for this year's Library of Congress National Book Festival, a spectacular virtual event this coming Sept. 25-27!

 

What are you reading this summer?

(click the image  to add  to our padlet!)

Click here for great summer reading titles, both digital and print  titles.  This link will take you to  destiny catalog  where  we have a plethora of  options for  your  interest and enjoyment. 

 

WoottonHSLMC Tweets (Media Specialist's Timeline)

BES 2020-21 Nominees

Black Eyed Susan Award

MyMCPS Portal

    

Students!  Click on  image above to log into MyMCPS classroom. Log in  with student ID number and password.Having issues- email Ms. Burk 

  

   Adding the Media Center's  MyMCPS classroom  to your dashboard 

Please make sure you have the Media Center classroom on your dashboard. It will look just like the image below.   Have you accepted the invitation sent to you to join the class?      If you do not see the Media Center classroom on your dashboard, please  email Ms. Burk-

 

    Parents -Log in with your email address.   If you need assistance creating your account/resetting your passwords etc, please email Ms. BurkParents are automatically added  to media center when students  register. 

 

Anti Racism Resources

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   Anti-Racism Collection

  Access the Anti-Racism Collection using your student ID/password.  Staff will use your outlook credentials. 

Anti-Racist e-Books and Audiobooks Available for MCPS Students/Staff to Borrow Without Wait Time

 

Databases & Online Resources Passwords/Logins

 

 WHS Online Resources  -  database resources unique to Wootton with  access information. Ypu will need to log in with your google account to access this document.  ( Student ID@mcpsmd.net &password)

 

Additional databases, online resources and passwords provided by MCPS.

TEST PREP  (create your own ccount) PrepSTEP including practice tests, prepare for AP®, SAT®, ACT® etc.

Reading with eBooks!

  Looking for a good book? Check out one these great eBook sources for your next read!

 

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Destiny Discover /Wootton's eBook collection Fiction/Non-Fiction titles. Audiobooks too! 

 

SORA Fiction/Non-Fiction titles & audiobooks.  Access public library collections too! Use your student ID/ password

 

 TeenBookCloud  YA titles. Fiction and Non-Fiction. 

Gale  Virtual Library  Non-Fiction titles. Great for research.

undefinedMackinVIA Nonfiction titles. Use your student ID and password.

TumbleBooks Great Everybody books!

 

 

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