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INQUIRY-BASED LEARNING IN ENGLISH TEACHING AT A CANDIDATE SCHOOL OF IB PYP: IMPLEMENTATION AND BENEFITS Mutammimah, Heppy; Rochsantiningsih, Dewi; Asib, Abdul
Langkawi: Journal of The Association for Arabic and English Vol. 5 No. 2 2019
Publisher : Institut Agama Islam Negeri (IAIN) Kendari

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This paper aimed to investigate the implementation of inquiry-based learning (IBL) in English teaching at candidate school of International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB PYP) in Surakarta and explore the benefits of its implementation in English teaching. Three English teachers at a candidate school of IB PYP in Surakarta participated in this study and they were chosen purposively. This research employed a qualitative approach and emphasized on a case study. The techniques for collecting data comprised in-depth interview and observation. The collected data were analyzed by the researchers through Constant Comparative Method (CCM). The results revealed that the implementation of inquiry-based learning in English teaching in this school used Bruce and Davidson's view and some features of IBL. That cycles involved asking, investigating, creating, discussing and reflecting. And the benefits of this method in English teaching based on IB PYP were 1) the teachers can create meaningful activities for the students, 2) teaching and learning were student-centered, 3) the students learn through language and get endurable understanding, and 4) it promotes students ?skills and attitude at teamwork.
ENGLISH TEACHING BASED ON INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE PRIMARY YEARS PROGRAMME: TEACHERS’ BELIEFS AND PRACTICES Mutammimah, Heppy; Rochsantiningsih, Dewi; Asib, Abdul
English Language and Literature International Conference (ELLiC) Proceedings Vol 3 (2019): 3rd ELLiC Proceedings: Reimagining New Cyber-based Research in English Education, Lite
Publisher : Universitas Muhammadiyah Semarang

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This paper explores teachers? beliefs in English teaching for young learners based on International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programe (IB PYP) and examines the interplay their beliefs on instructional practices. The researchers utilize a qualitative method and case study as a research design. Three English teachers at elementary school that implementing IB PYP in Surakarta participated in the study. Data is drawn from semi-structured interviews, observation and document analysis. For analyzing data, the researchers use an interactive model by Miles and Hubberman. The finding data indicates that most of teachers beliefs consistence with their instructional practices namely beliefs on learning objective, syllabus, classroom methods, instructional material and sources, media and assessment even thought the researcher find discrepancies namely teachers? beliefs on lesson plan and classroom procedure. Based on this result, the researchers argue that reform in language teacher education need to address factors that hinder teachers from implementing instructions which aligns with their theoretical beliefs.ENGLISH TEACHING BASED ON INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE PRIMARY YEARS PROGRAMME Teachers? Beliefs And Practices