Essays about: "homework"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 25 essays containing the word homework.

  1. 1. The effectiveness of digital online games as an extramural activity for facilitating motivation and vocabulary acquisition in L2 English learning: student and teacher perspectives

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för lärande och samhälle (LS); Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för lärande och samhälle (LS)

    Author : Markus Stagevik; Cecilia Benson; [2020]
    Keywords : Extramural English; SLA; Motivation; language learning; Digital games; L2; Willingness to communicate;

    Abstract : In Sweden, 50% of all teenagers between the ages 12-18 spend at least three hours a day, spending their time on anything from digital games to YouTube and homework research. Given the popularity of such activities, it is worthwhile investigating to what degree any one of them might be used to help facilitate English second language learning. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Impact of Homework on Student Achievement: Evidence from 57 countries

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Iker Arregui Alegria; Ruslan Gatykaev; [2019]
    Keywords : Homework; Test Scores; Study Time; Heterogeneity Analyses; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper examines the effect of homework on student achievement using data from 57 countries that participated in PISA 2006. For that, we use a within-student identification strategy that allows us to account for most confounding influences at the country, school and student level. READ MORE

  3. 3. Skogsmaskinförares upplevelser av hur arbetsgivare hanterat föräldraledighetsfrågan

    University essay from SLU/School for Forest Management

    Author : Christer Schedvin; [2019]
    Keywords : skogsbruk; maskinförarbrist; jämställdhet;

    Abstract : Inom skogsbruket och i yrkesgruppen maskinförare är uttaget av föräldraledighet lågt i jämförelse med många andra branscher. Något annat som präglar skogsbranschen är att den är starkt mansdominerad och att det råder en brist på skogsmaskinförare. Bristen befaras bli ännu större inom en tioårsperiod. READ MORE

  4. 4. Listening comprehension : Digital technology and its effect on the L2 learner’s listening comprehension.

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för naturvetenskapernas och matematikens didaktik; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för naturvetenskapernas och matematikens didaktik

    Author : Sofi Larsson; Ove Lundberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Second language acquisition SLA ; digital technological development; digital spare time activity; Andraspråksinlärning; digitalteknologisk utveckling; digital fritidsaktivitet;

    Abstract : The rapid development of new technologies and how these are affecting school age children is in this day and age an area of growing importance. In the context of second language (L2) acquisition, it has been noted that spare time activities of a digital nature impact those pupils who spend more time on activities such as online gaming in the target language than average (Sundqvist 2019, 95-103). READ MORE

  5. 5. Flipping the English Classroom : Implementing the Flipped Classroom Method in an English as a Foreign Language Class

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Avdelningen för språk och litteratur

    Author : Sonny Östman; [2018]
    Keywords : English; English as a foreign language; the flipped classroom; the communicative classroom;

    Abstract : This study was carried out in a secondary school in Sweden and was written by one student becoming a teacher of English. The aim of this thesis is to find out how well the flipped classroom method would work in an English class in Sweden and what one needs to bear in mind when implementing the method. READ MORE