Exploring “Speak-O-Rama” as a public speaking module: A pilot study in an Islamic integrated primary school

Nurul Iman Ahmad Bukhari, and Suhaida Omar, and Abas, Athirah and Bazilah Raihan Mat Shawal, and Wan Suzana Aafanii Adeeba Wan Ibrahim, and Ariezal Afzan Hasssan, and Noor Hisham Md Nawi, (2017) Exploring “Speak-O-Rama” as a public speaking module: A pilot study in an Islamic integrated primary school. International Journal of Applied Linguistics & English Literature, 6 (2). pp. 249-257. ISSN 2200-3592

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Abstract

This paper describes the pilot study in implementing a public speaking module for a primary school level. The module development was structured according to ASSURE Model with the Communicative Language Teaching (CLT) as the basis used in designing the module activities. One group of Year 4 students from an Islamic integrated school was selected and the research method employed was the quasi-experimental research with pre and post-tests as well as interviews with the English teachers on the students’ performance and self-confidence. Students were also interviewed to identify their self confidence level before and after the implementation of the public speaking module. This research project is hoped to increase students’ oral proficiency along with increasing self-confidence in public speaking at a young age, and to propose the implementation of this module as reference in primary education.

Item Type: Non-Indexed Article
Keywords: public speaking: primary school: oral proficiency: self-confidence: CLT
Faculty: Centre for Modern Languages and Generic Development
Deposited By: En. Pahmi Abdullah
Date Deposited: 27 Aug 2017 04:56
Last Modified: 27 Aug 2017 04:56
URI: http://umkeprints.umk.edu.my/id/eprint/8087

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