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IMPROVING THE STUDENTS COMPETENCE USING EDMODO POSTING Santoso, Satriyo Imam; Rochsantiningsih, Dewi; Sujoko, Sujoko
ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING IN INDONESIA Vol 1, No 5 (2014): ELTINDO
Publisher : Magister Pendidikan Bahasa Inggris Pascasarjana FKIP UNS

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The objectives of the research are: (1) to describe in detail whether Edmodo posting can improve the students’ competence in reading (2) to identify what are the difficulties of implementing Edmodo posting in teaching readings. The method of this research was classroom action research. It was conducted in two cycles which covered planning, implementing, observing, and reflecting. This research was conducted at SMP Negeri 17 Surakarta. The subject of the research was the nine gade students of class D consisting of 27 students. The result of the research showed that (1) edmodo posting can improve the students reading competence in identifying reading indicator in terms of: (a) the students can determine the purpose of the text (b) the student can find out the content of the text (c) the student can determine the main idea of the text and main idea in each paragraph and (d) the students can find the specific and detailed information in each paragraph. (e) the students can find out the references. The means of the students score improved from cycle to cycle. The mean in pre-test: 62, post-test 1: 76, post-test 2: 84 compared with the KKM for reading: 72. (2) edmodo posting can improve the class climate in the term of: (a) the students cooperation looked maximal and alive, (b) the students become active because the reseacher gave them motivation, help, support and encouragement maximally, (c) the task orientation become effective, (d) the involvement of the student make good atmosphere. Keywords: reading competence; edmodo, edmodo posting; classroom action research
AN EVALUATION OF ‘ENGLISH SKILLS FOR THE FUTURE’ FOR TENTH GRADE USING THE PERSPECTIVE OF REVISED 2013 CURRICULUM Seniwegiasari, Femy; Rochsantiningsih, Dewi; Kristina, Diah
ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING IN INDONESIA Vol 1, No 1 (2018): ELTINDO
Publisher : Magister Pendidikan Bahasa Inggris Pascasarjana FKIP UNS

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This article reports book evaluation in the textbook entitleds ‘English Skills for the Future’ designed forthe tenth grade students of senior high school. The main objective of the research are to: (1) discoverwhether English Skills for the Future is relevant to the English language and literature syllabus ofCurriculum 2013, (2) find out whether English Skills for the Future develops the scientific approach, (3)determine whether English Skills for the Future develops authentic assessment and (4) discover whetherEnglish Skills for the Future meets the characteristics of good English textbook. The data of this study isdocument analysis and observation. The data were collected by using document analysis. The techniqueanalyzing data on the textbook involves data collection, data reduction, data display and drawingconclusion as proposed by Miles and Huberman (1992 : 16). The result confirmed that ES book had met71% criteria of good book with coverage 63% for relevance of the materials to the curriculum, 75% formaterial accuracy, 73% for supporting learning materials, 76% for language appropriateness, 81% forpresentation technique, 71% for teaching and learning technique, 100% for presentation coverage and71% evaluation standard of 2013 curriculum. ES book was relevant to the 2013 Curriculum due to thepresentational activities and activities for character building Keywords : content analysis, English and literature, curriculum 2013, scientific approach, authentic assessment