Lesson 3: Sorting and filtering

Inputting data into a database, pupils then sort and filter the data by different values and create questions that can be answered using information from their database

Learning Objectives

  • Sorting data for a purpose

  • Understanding that databases are used for different purposes

  • Knowing how to sort and filter data

  • Explaining what information is useful in an online database

Lesson Plan

Sorting and filtering data
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