Spreadsheets and Databases Curriculum for K-8
Deepen data literacy so students can read, analyze, present, and access real-world information with spreadsheets and databases.
Data Collection, Analysis, and Visualization with Spreadsheets
Identify and explain terms and concepts related to spreadsheets, such as cell, column, row, values, labels, and chart graph.
Data Collection & Synthesis
Facilitate the collection and analysis of information with formatting features, data entry tools, and computational functions and formulas.
Collect real-world data and analyze the results to draw conclusions, recognize patterns and relationships, and make predictions.
Create data visualizations for specific audiences and purposes by assessing the most appropriate type of chart to represent given data.
Data Storage, Organization, and Access with Databases
Plan, create, modify, and edit fields and records in a database.
Apply search strategies for locating and retrieving electronic information in common databases, such as using Boolean logic and filters.
Use the sort, filter, and query tools to produce reports to share and analyze information.
Identify and navigate common examples of databases from everyday life like library catalogs, school records, contact directories, and search directories.
Delivered through Learning.com’s award-winning platform, the curriculum features interactive digital lessons, scaffolded projects, and dynamic progress monitoring.
Individualized digital videos with an interactive and gamified interface
Hands-on and collaborative learning opportunities with unplugged modifications
Guided conversations to help students practice communication and articulate their understanding of the content
Pre and post grade-level tests designed to capture student growth
Formative check-ins to inform instructional decisions
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For Education Leaders, the ‘Digital’ in Digital Transformation
Scaffolded curriculum developed by experts meaningfully grows students’ skills and paints a sound instructional journey
Aligned to state and national standards, including ISTE, CSTA, and the Common Core, the content meets prescriptive requirements
Foundational technology skills empower students to succeed in computer-based testing environments
Implementation support ensures the curriculum is strategically rolled out and future proofed to achieve the digital vision
District and school-wide reporting enables leaders to measure the program’s efficacy and optimize their work
For Educators, the ‘Tech’ in Tech Integration
- Rooted in learning science, the curriculum leverages tech capabilities to redefine learning
- Student-led and adaptive content personalizes instruction to make it meaningful and relevant
- Gamified lessons with immediate feedback engage students and invest them in their growth and skill acquisition
- Diverse content types easily integrate into core subject areas to make technology foundational to the student experience
- Student and class-level reporting measures efficacy, reveals opportunities for improvement, and allows for teacher reflection