Essays about: "group work in language learning"

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  1. 1. Graphic novels: a way to broaden the repertoire of English teachers in the grades 4-6

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Institutionen för humaniora och samhällsvetenskap

    Author : Camilla Torkkel; [2022]
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    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to examine how graphic novels and comic strips can be used in English education for the grades 4-6. The results of the previous research presented in this study show a wide range of areas, and approaches, where graphic novels and comic strips can be used to further develop several aspects of pupils’ language development. READ MORE

  2. 2. Students’ attitudes and motivation to learn English : A mixed-method study with students enrolled in vocational study programs

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Emma Vigren; [2022]
    Keywords : Attitudes; English; motivation; second language learning; vocational programs;

    Abstract : The present study aimed to investigate the variations in students’ motivation and attitudes to learn English. Previous research has shown that attitudes and motivation among students enrolled in vocational study programs have difficulty with the academic subjects, work ethics, and an anti-study culture among them (Lindahl, 2015; Boström, 2013; Smagorinsky, 2010). READ MORE

  3. 3. Teachers’ experiences and opinions of students’ second language anxiety in oral production tasks : A qualitative study of upper secondary school teachers’ cognition

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för humaniora och samhällsvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Adis Tucek; [2021]
    Keywords : Oral production; anxiety; classroom climate; motivation; English as a second language; teacher cognition;

    Abstract : The prevalence of the English language has enhanced the importance of both understanding and being able to communicate in English in different manners, such as orally. As this has become an important skill to master in school, it was of interest to research upper secondary school teachers’ beliefs and experiences concerning what constitutes pedagogically effective oral production assignments in the classroom, how the participating teachers work to reduce students’ anxiousness towards oral production in English, and how they plan and work towards a classroom climate that enhances students’ motivation towards oral production. READ MORE

  4. 4. Intercultural Values through Guided Play? - Exploring six preschool teachers’ stories regarding their approaches to intercultural values

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    Author : Alexia Pappa; [2021]
    Keywords : Keywords: intercultural education; intercultural values; guided play; preschool teachers; Sweden;

    Abstract : Intercultural education in Sweden is needed more than ever, because preschools are increasingly characterized by groups of children with diverse backgrounds. Guided play is an ideal educational tool for preschool teachers to promote intercultural values, since it combines the joy of play with cultural learning, so I wanted to investigate whether this tool is being utilized or not. READ MORE

  5. 5. The impact of teachers' self-efficacy on their approach to teaching English as a second language and the strategies they perceive as effective to develop students' self-efficacy

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för barndom, utbildning och samhälle (BUS)

    Author : Caroline Johansson; Ann-Louis Johansson; [2021]
    Keywords : Self-efficacy; teachers role; L2; language use in the L2 classroom; scaffolding;

    Abstract : Abstract It has been claimed that teachers who possess a low level of self-efficacy may impede the learning process for students. When teachers do not possess a high self-efficacy, they may not believe strongly in their own ability to teach, which could in turn lead to unmotivated students in the second language classroom. READ MORE