the effect of using critical discourse analytical tools on the improvement of the learners level of critical thinking in reading comprehension

پایان نامه
چکیده

?it is of utmost priority for an experienced teacher to train the mind of the students, and enable them to think critically and correctly. the most important question here is that how to develop such a crucial ability? this study examines a new way to the development of critical thinking utilizing critical discourse analytical tools. to attain this goal, two classes of senior english language and literature university students, studying reading comprehension courses were chosen. one class went on with the usual instructions; the other group was treated with the special treatment that is, the use of critical discourse analytical tools. a pretest (which was the combination of three test namely critical thinking, reading comprehension and critical discourse analysis) was conducted at the beginning of the instruction phase to measure the critical abilities of the students and to make sure that they are homogeneous and a parallel posttest at the end of the instruction phase. the comparison of the results revealed that the experiment group showed a noticeable development on their level of critical thinking. this new method can be used in areas other than reading comprehension such as listening, speaking, and writing.

منابع مشابه

the effect of a selfregulatory approach on the improvement of efl learners listening comprehension

تاثیر آموزش مهارت خود محوری بر روی ارتقاء مهارت شنیداری زبان آموزان هدف این پژوهش بررسی عوامل موثر در ارتقا مهارت شنیداری زبان آموزان ایرانی بود. در مرحله اول این تحقیق پژوهشگر پس از انجام مصاحبه نود زبان آموز را با استفاده از تست ایلتس انتخاب شدند. برای بررسی عوامل عوامل موثر در ارتقا مهارت شنیداری زبان آموزان ایرانی از دو نوع فیلم ویرایش شده و ویرایش نشده استفاده گردید.برای انجام تح...

the impact of generative learning strategy use on efl learners’ reading achievement and critical thinking

این پژوهش کوشیده است تأثیر به کارگیری راهبردهای زایا را بر پیشرفت و بسندگی در خواندن و درک مطلب و نیز بر تفکر انتقادی زبان آموزان انگلیسی را بررسی کند. در این پژوهش تعداد 46 دانش آموز دختر در مقطع متوسطه اول به صورت تصادفی انتخاب وبه دو گروه تجربی و شاهد با تعداد دانش آموزان مساوی در هر گروه تقسیم شدند. به هر دو گروه سه داستان کوتاه به عنوان موضوع خواندن برای کلاس داده شد. به گروه تجربی درابتدا...

the relationship between learners critical thinking ability and their performance in the reading sections of the tofel and ielts test

the study reflected in this thesis aims at finding out relationships between critical thinking (ct), and the reading sections of tofel and ielts tests. the study tries to find any relationships between the ct ability of students and their performance on reading tests of tofel and academic ielts. however, no research has ever been conducted to investigate the relationship between ct and the read...

15 صفحه اول

the effect of authentic listening materials on the listening proficiency of efl learners in the intermediate level

having conducted the experiment and analysed the data, the researcher computed the groups mean scores and variances for the test relating to the research question. as the final atep, a t-test was conodonted for the hypothesis. as noted earlier, the significance level was determined at .05 and .01 respectively. the observed t-value was higher than the critical t-value at. 5 and .01 levels. conse...

15 صفحه اول

a study on the effectiveness of textual modification on the improvement of iranian upper-intermediate efl learners’ reading comprehension

این پژوهش به منظور بررسی تأثیر اصلاح متنی بر بهبود توانایی درک مطلب زبان آموزان ایرانی بالاتر از سطح میانی انجام پذیرفت .بدین منظور 115 دانشجوی مرد و زن رشته مترجمی زبان انگلیسی در این پزوهش شرکت نمودند.

the impact of critical thinking on iranian efl learners writing ability

abstract the present study was an attempt to investigate the effect of critical thinking on writing ability of 60 iranian intermediate efl learners studying at chenar language institute in khuzestan, iran. to this end, the participants of the study were selected based on their performance in an pet test, a cornell critical thinking test form x and a pre-test of writing. the participants un...

ذخیره در منابع من


  با ذخیره ی این منبع در منابع من، دسترسی به آن را برای استفاده های بعدی آسان تر کنید

میزبانی شده توسط پلتفرم ابری doprax.com

copyright © 2015-2023