Title: Introduction to Database Management
This lesson introduces students to the concept of organized information in a database. This is an introduction, so there are no computer exercises. A PowerPoint presentation is used as a visual aid for discussion and explanation. Students will receive presentation handouts to refer to during the presentation and to use afterward while completing a worksheet to assess what they have learned.
Standard(s): [TC2] (6-8) 11: Use digital tools and strategies to locate, collect, organize, evaluate, and synthesize
Title: Protecting Your Identity
Students will create a database of Identity (ID) Theft Protection Services. Students will create a database report with recommendation regarding individual companies' that provide identity theft protection services and which company has the best product for the price. This is a Commerce and Information Technology lesson plan.
Standard(s): [BMA] BA02 (9-12) 23: Critique various ways to become financially literate, including identifying credit card use and misuse; explaining ways to avoid identity theft; identifying reasons for budgeting, saving, and investing; comparing rates of interest as they relate to various time frames in the repayment of loans; and determining how debt influences future employment and purchases.