Request More Info

Business Applications

Not a Learning.com customer? Learn More

Teacher-Facing Resources

Type:Discussion

Estimated Time:30 minutes

Grades:K-3

Score Type:Manually Graded

Work completed by a student may be reviewed and evaluated by either entering the grade directly into the Learning Management System (LMS) gradebook, or by using a grader application to assist in reviewing and grading student work

Available Language: English


Primary Objectives:

  • Student understands the concept of a database and why databases are useful.
  • Student gains familiarity with using a database to search for information, specifically using keywords to search.
  • Student understands how databases are used.

Secondary Objectives:

  • Student understands how to tell if a search was successful, and how to determine the usefulness of the information found.

Subjects:

Adjusts Accordingly / Identify

Language Arts > Communication > Speaking Strategies / Presentations > Audience > Adjusts Accordingly / Identify

Data Collection for Decision Making 

Technology Education > Digital Literacy > Student Use > Data Collection for Decision Making 

Database Applications 

Technology Education > Information Technology > Software Applications > Database Applications 

Distance Learning 

Technology Education > Information Technology > Basic Operations and Concepts > Distance Learning 

Probes / Probeware

Science > Concepts and Processes > Tools / Instruments > Probes / Probeware

Sharing of Information 

Technology Education > Information Technology > Internet > Sharing of Information 
S.2.c Students demonstrate an understanding of and respect for the rights and obligations of using and sharing intellectual property.
S.5.b Students collect data or identify relevant data sets, use digital tools to analyze them, and represent data in various ways to facilitate problem-solving and decision-making.
1A-DA-06 Collect and present the same data in various visual formats. (P7.1, P4.4)
1B-DA-06 Organize and present collected data visually to highlight relationships and support a claim. (P7.1)
1B-DA-07 Use data to highlight or propose cause-and-effect relationships, predict outcomes, or communicate an idea. (P7.1)