GAMALIEL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
The main objective of this research is to describe: (1) the quality of test items including the difficulty index, the discrimination index, the distractor index, and the reliability of the test; (2) the washback of teacher-made test on teacher’s way of teaching; and (3) the washback of teacher-made test on students’ motivation in learning...
VIDEO GAME, VIDEO GAME EFFECT DIMENSIONS, ATTITUDE, CASE STUDY
AbstractAttitude is the most influental factor affecting students’ English learning. Attitude involves three aspects: a) cognitive, b) behavioral, and c) affective aspect. For gamer students, video game is influental for shaping their attitude. Video game effect has five dimensions: a) amount of play, b) content, c) context, d) structure, and e)...
Mohammad Romdhoni Prakoso
INVESTIGATION AND WRITING
This research aims to (1) Investigate the types of writing strategy employed by the subjects; (2) Find out the differences between the writing strategies used by students with good and poor writing mastery; and (3) Reveal the factors contributing to the use of writing strategy. This research was conducted in Muhammadiyah University of...
The need for preparing highly qualified teachers with all the quintessential pedagogical competencies has been acknowledged as a preeminent priority in the educational world. This study aims to: (1) investigate teachers’ perceptions on the pedagogical competence, (2) explore the classroom realization of the pedagogical competence components, and...
Renol Aprico Siregar
VISUALLY IMPAIRED STUDENTS
This research aims at describing (1) the implementation of phonic method in teaching vocabulary in speaking to visually impaired students of SLB A Surakarta; (2) the difficulties faced by the students and English teacher in teaching vocabulary in speaking to visually impaired students of SLB A Surakarta; and (3) the solutions proposed by the...
Intan Aulia Nastiti
READING STRATEGIES, READING COMPREHENSION, ACADEMIC READING
AbstrakBagi siswa, strategi membaca mempunyai peran penting dalam pemahaman membaca, terutama dalam membaca teks akademik Bahasa Inggris. Salah satunya adalah khususnya untuk memecahkan kesulitan dalam memahami bacaan. Penelitian ini membahas strategi membaca yang dipakai oleh siswa kelas dua belas yang siap untuk melakukan Ujian Nasional. Data...
This study aims at: (1) exploring the kinds of Authentic Materials (AMs) and (2) discovering the use of AMs. This study was conducted by using case study method which had been carried out at Language Centre Muhammadiyah University of Yogyakarta in the first semester of academic year of 2018/2019. The data were collected by three instruments, i.e....
JOURNAL WRITING, MIND MAPPING, WRITING, CREATIVITY
The aim of this research is to reveal whether: (1) Journal writing technique is more effective than mind mapping technique to teach writing to the eighth grade students’, (2) the students who have high creativity have better writing skill than those who have low creativity; and (3) there is an interaction between teaching techniques and...
TEACHERS’ BELIEFS, TEACHERS’ PRACTICE, MULTIPLE INTELLIGENCES, ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING
This study aims at investigating (1) teachers’ beliefs on the implementation of multiple intelligences-based English teaching for young learners, (2) the contributing factors which shape teachers’ beliefs on the implementation of MI- based English teaching for young learners, (3) the realization of teachers’ beliefs on the implementation of...
Ririn Tutik Faidah