1. What is a database?
Give an example of a paper-based database found in your home or your school.
Pennsylvania Academic Standards:
Science and Technology 3.7. Technological
7 C. Explain and demonstrate basic computer operations and concepts. Know specialized computer applications used in the community.
7 D. Apply computer software to solve specific problems. Apply intermediate skills in utilizing database software.
7 E. Explain basic computer communications systems. Apply basic on-line research techniques to solve a specific problem.
10 D. Utilize computer software to solve specific problems. Select and apply software designed to meet specific needs
10 E. Apply basic computer communications systems.
Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening
5 C. Organize and present the main ideas from research.
5 B. Locate information using appropriate sources and strategies. Select essential sources - databases