Watkins Mill HS Media Center News
Uncovering the Journey of a Latino reporter (Webinar October 4)
Descubriendo el viaje de un periodista latino (seminario web el 4 de octubre)
October is LGBTQ+ History Month
LGBTQ+ History Month is an annual month-long observance of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender history, and the history of the gay rights and related civil rights movements. Click here to explore our books and resources
Banned Books Week, October 1-7
October 1-7 is Banned Books Week, the annual celebration of the freedom to read. Banned Books Week highlights the value of free and open access to information, and unites the entire book community in support of the freedom to seek and to express ideas. Click here for more information, or stop by the Media Center to see our display.
Digital Citizenship Week, October 16-20
Common Sense Media is a partnership with MCPS to provide high-quality digital literacy and citizenship programs for students and school communities. Together, they work to empower students to harness technology for learning and life. The free resources include ratings and reviews of digital tools, a comprehensive K–12 Digital Citizenship Curriculum, ready-made lesson plans, videos, webinars, and more. Keep an eye out for future information!