Using data. Download the files in the link and import them into your database. Work on SHOW and SELECT (tutorial 4) and sorting results (tutorial 8). Let me know your progress.
Creating databases and tables.
Since you've been working with spreadsheets, I'd like you to look at the following links. I'd like you to create a spreadsheet, convert it to a Google fusion table, and send me the link. After this, we are going to dive into MySql in a big way.