MIS Media

The Media program at M.I.S. helps students and staff navigate the world of information and ideas through research skills, reading promotion, and digital citizenship.

Research

Mooresville schools have adopted the Big6™ as our primary research process. It provides a helpful model for approaching information problems. Big6™ website

We have many reliable resources for information such as NC WiseOwl, Discovery Education, and icurio.

Reading Promotion

M.I.S. has a diverse collection of reading materials, in print, audio, and digital formats. Search our catalog using Destiny. NC WiseOwl also provides a source of eBooks and NoveList book recommendations.

We celebrated reading through Family Reading Nights, Scholastic Book Fairs, "Book Tastings", the NC Children's Book Award program, and more.

Digital Citizenship

M.I.S. uses the Common Sense Media digital citizenship curriculum. We explore ideas such as responsible digital citizenship, privacy, copyright, and cyberbullying. The Common Sense Media web site has a wealth of resources for families as well, including reviews of books, video games, movies, and more.