Essays about: "the importance of learning English for students"

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  1. 1. Written corrective feedback in the writing classroom for young English Second Language Learners

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Louise Nyström; Milanda Gultekin; [2019]
    Keywords : Written corrective feedback; corrective feedback; indirect feedback; direct feedback; ESL; second language learning; writing development;

    Abstract : Feedback can be given in many different forms, and the type that is written and strives to either correct students written errors or support their overall writing ability is suitably enough referred to as written corrective feedback (WCF) of which there are two main types of: indirect and direct WCF. We know that second language writers meet many obstacles, be that lack of motivation and vocabulary or misspellings and phrasal issues; nonetheless, teachers thought processes about what type of feedback to give on what type of error is of importance for the continuation of the development of sound feedback approaches. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Opinions and Beliefs of Four Teachers Regarding Computer Assisted Language Learning

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Mahmut Paca; [2019]
    Keywords : Digital technology; Computer assisted language learning CALL ; Curriculum; Beliefs; Learning skills;

    Abstract : Digital technology has developed at a rapid pace, even in the second language learning classrooms. The Swedish Curriculum of English stresses the importance of learning digital technology in the school environment. READ MORE

  3. 3. Is teaching GA and RP enough? : A study of Swedish upper secondary students’ attitudes towards varieties of English and their English education

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Elin Källstad; [2019]
    Keywords : English as a second language; English varieties; Sweden; upper secondary school; comprehension; attitudes; exposure;

    Abstract : This study focuses on the teaching and learning of English as a second language and how different varieties of English are currently being used in education around the world and in Sweden. The purpose is to examine Swedish upper secondary students’ comprehension of different spoken varieties of English and their attitudes towards these varieties. READ MORE

  4. 4. Peer and self-assessment in the upper-secondary school classroom in Sweden: enhancing EFL students’ language learning

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Manal Dahdouli; Carolina Balboa Álvarez; [2019]
    Keywords : Peer assessment; Self-assessment; EFL; Vygotsky; Language development; Sociocultural theory;

    Abstract : This study examines the ways in which peer and self-assessment can work as a tool for developing EFL students’ language skills in the context of secondary education in Sweden. After giving a brief overview of the relevant research and terminology about those assessment methods, the authors analyse the possible benefits of peer and self-assessment in the English classrooms in Sweden. READ MORE

  5. 5. "Something that you're passionate about" : Motivation and Integrated English in VocationalProgrammes

    University essay from Högskolan Väst/Avd för utbildningsvetenskap och språk

    Author : Annica Malm; [2018]
    Keywords : Motivation; qualitative psychology; integrated English; vocational programmes;

    Abstract : The importance of motivation in language learning has been emphasised and paid more attention to the last decades, and the topic of student motivation has also been touched upon in the Swedish school system. The issue of low results in the vocational programmes have been scrutinised both in media and the National Agency of Education, which resulted in an integration between the character subjects and the core subjects. READ MORE