Why Databases?

Day 1

When you do research on the internet, is Wikipedia your first stop?

Below are the links to two articles about Thomas Edison. Use them to answer the questions on your hand-out to determine which source of information is better. 

Thomas Edison - Wikipedia

Thomas Edison - Marshall Cavendish


Day 2

Today you will work in a small group and explore a database. Use the WMS Media page to access your database that you've been assigned. Follow the instructions on the sheet to produce your commercial or jingle on your database.