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Abbasi, Wajahat Taj; Ahmad, Mudassar Mahmood; Mohammed, Faiza Abdalla Elhussien – International Journal of Education and Literacy Studies, 2019
Dictionary is an acknowledged learning tool which has a tremendous role in acquiring a language. It has proved to be helpful in learning vocabulary and developing language proficiency. The use of monolingual dictionaries is thought to be very fruitful for learning vocabulary. The present study used survey method to gain the perception of the…
Descriptors: Student Attitudes, English Language Learners, English (Second Language), Dictionaries
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Tarekegn, Ambachew; Endris, Sofiya – International Journal of Education and Literacy Studies, 2019
The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between hours of television watching and student academic achievement. The major objectives of study were examining the status of students' television watching and the relationship between hours of television watching and academic achievement. There has been a great debate among researchers…
Descriptors: Correlation, Television Viewing, Academic Achievement, Secondary School Students
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Mercy, Ofole Ndidi – International Journal of Education and Literacy Studies, 2019
Although there is plethora of studies on goal setting skills, there is paucity of experimental studies on this field. This study examined the comparative effectiveness of Mental Contrasting Therapy (MCT) and Self-Regulation Strategies (SRS) on enhancing goal setting skills of students in urban Nigeria. A group of 120 students (male=52, female=68)…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Secondary School Students, Goal Orientation, Urban Youth
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David, Roseline; Thambu Raj, Joseph Alagiaraj – International Journal of Education and Literacy Studies, 2019
This paper discusses the impacts of an action research on how students can excel in writing skills regardless of their level of competency especially for those taking the English Language paper (SPM 1119) in the Malaysian Secondary School Public Exam in 2018. This action research aims to exert the need for realigning our focus to incorporate an…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Secondary School Students, Writing Skills, Writing Improvement
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Kamarudin, Rafidah; Majid, Faizah Abd; Zamin, Ainul Azmin Mohd; Daud, Nor Shidrah Mat – International Journal of Education and Literacy Studies, 2019
Phrasal verbs (PVs) are very common in English, indicating their usefulness in everyday settings. However, it was reported that language learners generally have great difficulties in understanding and using this linguistic form. This study investigated Malaysian learners' receptive and productive knowledge of PVs, and some possible factors which…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Secondary School Students, Second Language Learning, English (Second Language)
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Demie, Seleshi; Seyoum, Yilfashewa; Tsehayu, Weldekiros – International Journal of Education and Literacy Studies, 2019
Mathematics instruction would be more effective if students were able to help each other and exchange information actively. This can effectively be done when students are engaged in cooperative learning. The study was intended to analyse the extent to which mathematics education is supplemented with cooperative learning in Grade 9 of Secondary…
Descriptors: Cooperative Learning, Mathematics Instruction, Foreign Countries, Secondary School Students
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Özen, Nesime Ertan; Duran, Erol – International Journal of Education and Literacy Studies, 2019
This study aimed to evaluate the digital story-telling activities in Secondary School Turkish textbooks and curriculum. It also sought to determine the learners and teachers' opinions about digital storytelling activities. The study was designed using the basic qualitative model. The research had two different study groups consisting of students…
Descriptors: Secondary School Students, Foreign Countries, Story Telling, Textbooks
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Magdalene, Wamugunda; Michael, Gachahi; Maurice, Kimosop – International Journal of Education and Literacy Studies, 2019
Discipline is vital in the success of educational processes. Guidance and Counselling (GC) have been adopted as strategy to manage student discipline the world over including Kenyan schools. Though students form the major clientele of services provided in schools, studies regarding provision of counselling and guidance in relation to management of…
Descriptors: Student Attitudes, Secondary School Students, School Counseling, Foreign Countries
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Olayinka, Abdu-Raheem Bilqees; Elijah, Olorunda Sola – International Journal of Education and Literacy Studies, 2019
The study investigated the level of civic knowledge and attitude as antidotes of civic engagement of secondary institution students in Oyo State. It also examined their attitude towards civic engagement. The research design is descriptive of the survey type. Population comprised all 411,912 public schools in urban and rural areas in Oyo State.…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Knowledge Level, Civics, Citizen Participation
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Mwihaki, Irungu Cecilia; Josphat N, Kagema; Wambugu, Gachahi Michael – International Journal of Education and Literacy Studies, 2019
Students' overall performance in country wide national examinations in Kenya has recorded below mean achievement as attested by Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) results. The number of students scoring grade D+ and below has consistently remained high compared with those attaining grade C+ and above which is the country's minimum…
Descriptors: Principals, Administrator Role, Teacher Administrator Relationship, Academic Achievement
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Alsulami, Sami Ghazzai – International Journal of Education and Literacy Studies, 2019
This paper examines what the literature proffers regarding the relationship between dyslexia and memory deficiencies. Dyslexia is a well-known learning disability that has been recognized since the late 1800's and has grown in notoriety since it was first discovered (Javier, 2015). It is especially notable due to its current prevalence among…
Descriptors: Memory, Dyslexia, Cognitive Processes, Correlation
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Mihret, Amare Misganaw; Dilgasa, Galata Sitota; Mamo, Tsigereda Hailu – International Journal of Education and Literacy Studies, 2019
This study aimed at examining the relationship of adolescents' academic achievement motivation and parenting styles. Data were collected from randomly selected 192 adolescent students (93 males and 99 females) through standardized scales of achievement motivation self-report inventory and parenting style scale. The data analysis has been done…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Parenting Styles, Adolescents, Academic Achievement
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Yibre, Mohammed – International Journal of Education and Literacy Studies, 2019
The main purpose of this study was to analyze how effectively pair/group work writing activities in the currently in-use Grade 11 English textbook were structured or organized to promote CLL. To this end, the pair/group work writing activities were identified and analyzed based on the six basic elements of the CLL. Findings of the study show that…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Second Language Instruction, Second Language Learning, Cooperative Learning
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Bas, Kenan; Durmus, Esen – International Journal of Education and Literacy Studies, 2019
The purpose of this study is to identify the effect of social studies teaching through performing arts on the academic achievement and permanence of knowledge of performing arts and students. The participants of this research consisted of 250 6th grade students studying at five secondary schools located in different educational regions within…
Descriptors: Pretests Posttests, Social Studies, Instructional Effectiveness, Theater Arts
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Assefa, Abate; Sintayehu, Birhanu – International Journal of Education and Literacy Studies, 2019
The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between parental involvement and students' academic achievement in Model Primary and Secondary School of Haramaya University, Oromia Regional State, Ethiopia. Correlational research design was employed to carry out the current study. Questionnaire interview and document analysis were…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Parent Participation, Academic Achievement, Secondary School Students
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