Database Project- Grade 8
A database is a collection of related data or information. A phonebook is an example of a common database as is Schoolmaster. The phonebook contains records of peoples full name, phone number, and address. The information that is consistent in each record is called a field.
Your assignment is to create a database of 25 or more records. Each record will have at least five (5) fields.
You will create a title page, description paragraph, and a list print out of your database.
Make sure to alphabatize your database.
Please print out your title page and JUST the first page of your database: File, print, choose: from 1 to 1 and then hit print.
We will work on this for one week starting ….. and finishing ……
Suggestions for your database project:
Address Book First name, last name, phone number
cell phone number, address, bday
Baseball card Player, position, team, records
collection year card was issued, type of card
CD collection/songs Title of CD, artist, year of publication
from Ipod favorite song, where you got it
US States Name of state, year it became a state, state
bird, state flower, state capital
Video game collection Name of game, year, rating, your review,
You will turn in only 2 pages stapled on ……..
3. A list view printout of the databases sorted in alphabetical order( or some other order which makes sense to the reader)Go to organize menu, sort records and move the category over that you want it alphabetized by.