January 15, 2009 aminudin241072
TASK 3 : CALL PROGRAM ASSESSMENT
IN TEACHING AND LEARNING ENGLISH INTERACTIVELY
Class. A. NIM. 0808066002
The development of education field has been changed rapidly nowadays. It can be seen in the process of learning in the classroom. For example, process of learning language always needs a teacher in the class room. In fact the present of a teacher in the classroom can be replaced by the other facilitation. One of the facilitations is computer. Computer can present the lesson in the classroom. The use of the computer to deliver the lesson of language is the effect of the development of IT (information and technology) in the educational field.
The implementation of IT in education is the developing of many kinds of media in teaching and learning activity. Many programs had been offered to the teacher for helping them along the teaching and learning process.
However, not the entire program that had been offered is appropriate in applying in the class. Sometimes, it needs many adjustments. So, in this paper, the writer will explain the criteria for each program in order to discover the best program for teaching and learning activity.
II. THE CRITERIA OF USING CALL IN four CD PROGRAM
This program is interesting because the students can learn English word’s effectively because it contains of many word in different activity and kinds.
It can limited the boringness along the teaching learning activities.
It can give different circumstance between teacher and students.
It is not only fun but also the students get some vocabularies from the exercise .
They can learn new concept (structure and vocabularies) unconsciously
It is easy to remember because it is full of fun
Spelling the English words can stimulate the pronounce to be better because it can drill the students’ pronunciation correctly.
2. SPEAK ENGLISH “INTERMEDIATE”
This program is interesting, simple and easy to operate;
It gives a good example by using the illustration of the native speaker;
There is a students’ record so it gives a chance to the students to measure their ability in speaking;
It gives the differentiations of two cultures (British and American style), so it will enrich the students’ language. It happens because of various style of language;
It is a good media for teaching speaking;
This program is good in designing the material because it uses the contextualized situation;
3. LEARN ENGLISH “BEGINNER”
1. By using this program, the students will be asked to learn by playing. This program is using the concept learning by playing indirectly;
2. The program is using the good steps in giving material because it is started with the example, speaking practice then the follow up giving the games;
3. Interesting, full of color, simple to use;
4. Good in organizing material because based on one topic
This program trains the student to learn vocabulary with many kind of the activities of teaching so it will make the teacher and learner easier in searching the appropriate material;
This program is created to measure four skills in language – listening, speaking, reading and writing;
The program is interesting and stimulating the learner to try it. It happens because the program was arranged per topic;
The program is good in giving the feed-back or reward to the students who give the right answer.
III. THE CONCLUSION
In teaching English as foreign language, media is an important role in achieve a target of teaching English for learners. The availability of CD programs in English learning, will bring new atmosphere in the process of learning, and will make the learning process become more useful, fun, and attractive. By using media (for example: CD program) will gives big chance for the students to practice and also knowledge about all of the competence in English includes listening, speaking, reading and writing in many types of test. It also gives reinforcement and reward for the students who give the right answer.
Dealing with some CD programs in teaching and learning English, they have some criteria. The criteria of the four CD program which have been discussed, could be seen as a field to learn and improve it become better and better, by creating new programs that help students in learning English.
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