Syofia Delfi
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DAMPAK DARI MENULIS JURNAL DALAM MENINGKATKAN KEMAMPUAN MENULIS SISWA KELAS SATU SMA BABUSSALAM PEKANBARU Alkhair, Nadia; ', Afrianto; Delfi, Syofia
Jurnal Online Mahasiswa (JOM) Bidang Keguruan dan Ilmu Pendidikan Vol 4, No 1 (2017): Wisuda Februari 2017
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Abstract: This study was aimed at finding out the effect of journal writing on enhancing the writing skill of the first year students of SMA Babussalam Pekanbaru. It was an experimental research with one pre-post test design. A single group was chosen to be the sample of this study by cluster random sampling to get a treatment. There were 24 students joined this study as experimental group. A writing test was used both in pre and post-test. In order to know the difference between pre and post-test and to analyze the hypotheses, t-test was used. After analyzing the data, it was found out that t-test score was 5.74 while t-table score was 2.069. Since t-test was higher than t-table, it can be concluded that alternative hypothesis was accepted. It can be further understood that ?There is significant effect of journal writing on enhancing the writing skill of the first year students of SMA Babussalam Pekanbaru?. Based on research findings, it is suggested that the students can write their journals for several months so the results will be better.
DAMPAK DARI PENGGUNAAN VIDEO DALAM PEMAHAMAN KEMAMPUAN MENDENGAR PADA SISWA TAHUN PERTAMA DI SMAN 1 PEKANBARU Amalia, Rizki; ', Marzuki; Delfi, Syofia
Jurnal Online Mahasiswa (JOM) Bidang Keguruan dan Ilmu Pendidikan Vol 4, No 1 (2017): Wisuda Februari 2017
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 Abstract: This study was an experimental research with one pre-post test design. It was aimed to find out the effect using videos on listening comprehension of the first year students of SMAN 1 Pekanbaru. A single group was invited to be the sample of this study by cluster random sampling to get the treatment. Multiple choice and filling gap test were used both in pre and post-test. The experiment conducted for 5 weeks. Where the first meeting was for the pre-test, the second to seventh meetings were for the treatment and the last meeting was for the post-tes.  In order to know the difference between pre and post-test and to analyze the hypotheses, t-test was used. After analyzing the data, it was found out that t-test was higher than t-table which means that alternative hypothesis is accepeted and null hypothesis is rejected. It can be drawn from the result that the students’ score was increasing after given the videos as a treatment. Based on research finding, it is suggested that teachers use video in teaching listening and students watch more videos outside the classroom to comprehend the language.
HUBUNGAN ANTARA MINAT SISWA DAN HASIL BELAJAR BAHASA INGGRIS MEREKA DI SMA NEGERI UJUNGBATU Mulyani, Sri Dewi; ', Mahdum; Delfi, Syofia
Jurnal Online Mahasiswa (JOM) Bidang Keguruan dan Ilmu Pendidikan Vol 4, No 1 (2017): Wisuda Februari 2017
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Abstract: This study is aimed to find out the correlation between students’ interest and their English learning achievement at SMA Negeri Ujungbatu. The problem needs to be discussed in this research is: is there any correlation between students’ interest and their English learning achievement at SMA Negeri Ujungbatu. The population of this research was the first grade students of SMA Negeri Ujungbatu which was 527 students. The writer used random sampling technique to choose the sample. There were 263 students chosen as the samples of this research. The instruments of the research were questionnaire which was related to the students’ interest in learning English and documentation of their English learning achievement which assessed by using Product Moment’s formula that were analyzed by using SPSS 17.0 statistics program. Based on the Product Moment test, it shows that there is significant and positive correlation between students’ interest and their English learning achievement of the first grade students at SMA Negeri Ujungbatu indicating a high correlation. Therefore, it answered the research question that there is a correlation between students’ interest and their English learning achievement. This study suggests the students to build more interest in learning English because interest and learning achievement has a positive relationship, the teachers to make the English lesson more interesting because it can influence students’ interest while studying English and other researchers to conduct a specific language skill because this research refers to some skills in English.Key words: Correlation, interest, english learning achievement
A STUDY ON THE ABILITY OF THE FOURTH SEMESTER STUDENTS OF ENGLISH STUDY PROGRAM IN UNDERSTANDING ENGLISH POETRY Fitriani, Fitriani; Delfi, Syofia; Dahnilsyah, Dahnilsyah
Jurnal Online Mahasiswa (JOM) Bidang Keguruan dan Ilmu Pendidikan Vol 7, No 1 (2020): EDISI 1 JANUARI-JUNI 2020
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Abstract: This research aims to find out the ability of the fourth semester students of English Study Program FKIP UR in understanding English poetry. The number of sample was 40 students of the fourth semester students of English study program FKIP UR which was decided by using the Cluster Random Sampling technique. The data were collected by administering written test where the students are obliged to write general and detailed meaning based on the given poetry. The students’ scores were scored by three raters and were classified into five levels of ability, which are very poor, poor, mediocre, good and excellent. Based on research findings, it was found out that the ability of fourth semester students was at mediocre level with average score of 60. Besides, it was also found that the students’ ability in the content aspect was higher than the language-structures aspect where the average score of contents is 3,03 while the average score of language-structures is 2,93. This research implies that the fourth semesters of English study program were able to understand English Poetry.Key Words: Study, Ability, Understanding, Poetry Mastery
THE EFFECTS OF TEAM WORD WEBBING ON THE ABILITY OF THE FIRST YEAR STUDENTS OF SMAN PLUS RIAU IN READING COMPREHENSION Monica, Olifvia; Delfi, Syofia; Sumbayak, Desri Maria
Jurnal Online Mahasiswa (JOM) Bidang Keguruan dan Ilmu Pendidikan Vol 4, No 1 (2017): Wisuda Februari 2017
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Abstract: This study aims to find out the effect of Team Word-Webbing on the ability of the first year students of SMAN PLUS RIAU in reading comprehension. The writer used Cluster Random Sampling technique to choose the sample. For 96 students of the population, class X M.S 4 was chosen as the sample. The instrument of this research was in form of test which consisted of pre-test and post-test. The test was narrative text. The test had five texts and each text had eight questions based on reading comprehension components so there were 40 questions for each text. The writer used SPSS 16.0 Program to analyze the data. Based on the results, the t-table was higher that the t-test and the Paired Samples Correlations was 0.914 which can be interpreted as very strong. It can be concluded that there is a significant effect of Team Word-Webbing on the ability of the first year students of SMAN PLUS RIAU in reading comprehension. It is suggested that this technique being applied in teaching reading narrative text or other texts. This technique can be applied not only in senior high school level but also in junior high school level. Fresh ideas or some improvisations from further researcher are really needed to make this technique better in its used.Key Words: Effects, Team Word-Webbing, Reading Comprehension
A STUDY ON THE FIFTH SEMESTER STUDENTS’ READING STRATEGIES AT THE ENGLISH STUDY PROGRAM OF RIAU UNIVERSITY Febriyanti, Dwitiya; Delfi, Syofia; ', Novitri
Jurnal Online Mahasiswa (JOM) Bidang Keguruan dan Ilmu Pendidikan Vol 3, No 1 (2016): Wisuda Februari 2016
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Abstract: The objective of this descriptive research was to find out about students’ reading strategies in their reading activities, inside and outside the classrom. The sample of this research was the fifth semester students of English Department of Riau University. There were 65 students participated as the sample of this research. The data were quantitative and the instrument of the research was a questionnaire which consists of 28 questions regarding the reading strategies they use inside and outside the class. The data were analyzed by calculating the score of the students in answering the questionnaire and classifying them to a certain category using Sugiono formula (2012). The results were that out of 65 students, the students’ response is strongly agree with the reading strategies such as: Identifying the purpose in reading (81,23%), using different silent reading techniques for relatively rapid reading (80,61%), analyzing vocabulary (80%), and guessing when we are not certain(80,30%). After that, the students’ response is agree such as : Using graphemic rules and patterns to aid in bottom-up reading (76%), skimming the text for main ideas (73,23%), scanning the text for specific information (73,53%), using semantic mapping or clustering (70,76%), distinguishing between literal and implied meanings (75,07%), and capitalizing on discourse markers to process relationships (74,15). This research recommended that the students to find out the suitable reading strategies for doing their reading activities. Further research can focus on studying each subtopic in details.Keywords: reading strategies, reading activities
STUDI TENTANG KEMAMPUAN MAHASISWA SEMESTER EMPAT FKIP BAHASA INGGRIS UNIVERSITAS RIAU DALAM MENULIS RINGKASAN FILM PENDEK Gebrina, Annisa; Delfi, Syofia; Sumbayak, Desri Maria
Jurnal Online Mahasiswa (JOM) Bidang Keguruan dan Ilmu Pendidikan Vol 3, No 1 (2016): Wisuda Februari 2016
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Abstract: This study presents the ability of fourth semester students of English Study Program University of Riau in writing summary of a short movie .This study was based on fourth semester students’ experiences that have learned writing summary text in second semester. Moreover, fourth semester students’ also have learned about literature in third semester in Introduction to Literature subject. Because the fourth semester students will learn literature subjects in next semester, they should be able to write summary in another source, for example from movie. The participants were 38 students of fourth semester students English Study Program University of Riau. The participants were selected randomly from two classes. This study was conducted in one writing test based on Harris (1986) criteria. The instruments of the research were one writing form and short movie entitled Now or Never (Youtube.com). The research finding showed there were fewer students got satisfied score, which was the average of fourth semester students’ ability in writing summary of a movie fall into poor to average level. Based on this finding, it was suggested to fourth semester students of English Study Program University of Riau to develop their skill in grammar, mechanic, fluency and organization because these were the important aspects in learning a language especially in writing.Keywords: writing summary, using short movie, fourth semester students’ ability.
A STUDY ON ENGLISH READING HABITS OF STUDENTS OF ENGLISH STUDY PROGRAM OF RIAU UNIVERSITY Al Nazhari, Hafiz; Delfi, Syofia; ', Syafri K
Jurnal Online Mahasiswa (JOM) Bidang Keguruan dan Ilmu Pendidikan Vol 3, No 2 (2016): Wisuda Oktober 2016
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Abstract: The aim of this study is to find out the habits of English reading among the students of English Study Program of Riau University. The method used in this research is quantitative research and the design is survey study. A questionnaire was used as the instrument of this research. The questionnaire involved seven indicators of reading habits: attitudes toward reading, reading frequency, reading materials read, time spend on academic reading, time spend on non-academic reading, motivation in the family environment, and motivation out of the family environment. SPSS Statistics 17.0 program was used to analyse the data. The data analysis displayed only a few number of students who have a habit toward English reading. The finding also proved that the frequency of students in reading English materials was less than 25%. However, the data of attitudes toward reading reveals that most of students (80.2%) aware that reading in English was important for their future. Conducting research to gain a broad overview of the reading habits of EFL learners, the researcher made suggestions to promote English reading habits among university students, especially the students of English Study Program.Keywords: Reading, Reading Habits, Survey Study
A STUDY ON THE ABILITY ON THE FOURTH SEMESTER STUDENTS OF ENGLISH STUDY PROGRAM OF UNIVERSITY OF RIAU IN USING REDUCED ADVERB CLAUSES IN SENTENCES Octria, Verindha; Delfi, Syofia; Sumbayak, Desri Maria
Jurnal Online Mahasiswa (JOM) Bidang Keguruan dan Ilmu Pendidikan Vol 3, No 1 (2016): Wisuda Februari 2016
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Abstract: This descriptive study aimed to find out the ability of fourth semester students of English Study Program of University of Riau in using reduced adverb clauses in sentences, and to analyze kinds of students’ difficulties in using reduced adverb clauses in sentences. This study was based on the students’ problem where they were still confused in using reduced adverb clauses in sentences even they had learnt it on second and third semesters. They will have any subject in the next semester that related to this topic, in this case that is TOEFL Preparation. Therefore, it was needed to do some research in order to know their abilities in using reduced adverb clauses in sentences. This research was conducted in two sessions; try out and real test. The instruments of this study were 40 questions and it was in transformation/ changing the passage test. The research finding shows that fourth semester students of English Study Program of University of Riau were still less average in using reduced adverb clauses. Their mean score was only 48 in the try out test, then in the real test students’ mean score was 50. This research also proves that the most difficult kind of reduced adverb clauses for students was reduced in passive since their mean score was only 30. Based on this finding, it was suggested to fourth Semester Students of English Study Program of Teachers’ Training and Education Faculty in University of Riau to re read and practice materials about reduced adverb clauses and re recognise and surely practiceabout how to make passive sentence again properly.Keywords: grammar, using reduced adverb clauses, fourth semester students’ ability
AN INDONESIAN LEARNER’S READING JOURNAL FOR EXTENSIVE READING Delfi, Syofia; Yamat, Hamidah
Proceeding 7th International Seminar on Regional Education Vol 3 (2015): Educational Community and Cultural Diversit
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Abstract Reading Journal is a possible instrument to find out what and how learners do extensive reading and explore their perceptions about what and how they read. This article is based on one of instruments for a study on Exploring Extensive Reading in Developing English Language Competency of Indonesia EFL Learners. The study is a case study and one of the data collected through journal entry. This article aims to present the findings of the study in terms of types of reading materials that an Indonesian learner read for extensive reading and learner’s perceptions about the reading materials. The findings from this instrument are: (1) types of reading materials that an Indonesian learner read for extensive reading were a book about health and a novel about ditective and (2) an Indonesian learner’s perceptions’ about reading materials were her interest in terms of the use for the book and pleasure for the novel. This study suggests that learners need to write journal for extensive reading materials. This study also recommends to include what learners learn in journal entry by reading the novel selected for further.Keywords: characteristics and benefit of Extensive Reading