Essays about: "Swedish 9th grade students"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the words Swedish 9th grade students.

  1. 1. Students’ perception on role-play in EFL/ESL-classrooms in relation to their speaking ability

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Lina Rosenkvist; Nathalie Bencic; [2020]
    Keywords : EFL ESL; role-play; confidence; classroom activity;

    Abstract : This research paper examines students’ perception of how role-play could affect their confidence in accordance with their speaking ability in EFL/ESL- classrooms. It has tried to respond to the research question “To what extent do Swedish EFL/ESL- students find role-play helpful for their confidence in their speaking ability?. READ MORE

  2. 2. Does playing video games have an effect on English vocabulary acquisition? : The correlation between English vocabulary acquisition and the playing of video games in ninth grade learners of English in Sweden

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och interkultur (from 2013)

    Author : Pontus Engqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : Extramural English; out-of-school learning; second language acquisition; vocabulary acquisition; vocabulary tests; Swedish 9th grade students; videogames.; Extramural engelska; att lära sig utanför skolan; andraspråks inlärning; vokabulärs inlärning; vokabulär prov; Svenska nionde-klassare; dataspel.;

    Abstract : There have been many different studies done around the subject of Extramural English, where researchers Sundqvist and Sylvén (2012) have drawn the conclusion that there is a correlation between video games and learners of English improving upon their English vocabulary. This study focuses time spent on whether or not playing video games for an extended amount of time will help with a student’s English vocabulary. READ MORE

  3. 3. Public secondary school mergers as a desegregation method in Swedish municipalities : Investigating their impact on student’s academic performance and choice of school

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Hasselqvist Haglund; [2018]
    Keywords : Education economics; desegregation; merger; school organization; secondary school; public school; peer effects; socioeconomic background; student performance; integration; segregation; Difference in differences; matching; labour economics; education system; Nyköpingsmodellen;

    Abstract : In recent years several municipalities in Sweden have merged their public secondary schools. This has been considered a type of initiative that intends to reduce youth segregation and discrepancies in school quality. READ MORE

  4. 4. Etymological Elaboration versus Written Context : A study of the effects of two elaboration techniques on idiom retention in a foreign language

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle

    Author : Nina Bergstrand; [2017]
    Keywords : Etymological elaboration; Context elaboration; L2 idiom;

    Abstract : The premise that idioms are an important feature in second language learning and teaching is what underpinned the present study. The aim is to investigate what teaching method is the most effective for idiom retention; etymological elaboration or context elaboration. READ MORE

  5. 5. "Last month, it was a snowstorm" - A Study of the Use of 'It' as a Dummy Subject by Swedish L2 Learners of English

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Engelska

    Author : Johanna Rosenberg; [2013]
    Keywords : Anticipatory it ; Prop it ; Existential propositions; Swedish L2 learners of English; Second Language Acquisition SLA ; Dummy Subjects; Existential there ; Processability Theory PT .; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : This study investigates whether Swedish students, at two different levels of study, are able to distinguish between ‘it’ and ‘there’ when using the two as dummy subjects. This particular feature was chosen since previous research (e.g. READ MORE