Year 2020, Volume 8 , Issue 4, Pages 1603 - 1617 2020-12-15

The use of mobile applications in language teaching: Transition from tradition to easy, fun and daily life

Akla AKLA [1] , Budiyono SAPUTRO [2] , Aprijon EFENDİ [3] , Sri WAHYUNİ [4]


The learning difficulties experienced by students during COVID-19 are from boredom, lack of enthusiasm in learning, and unstable emotions, which are stimulated by the uninteresting and boring learning design. This research aims to analyze three things: the use of mobile learning in overcoming students’ difficulties in Arabic language learning, students’ attitudes in Arabic language learning, the use of mobile learning technology in transforming students’ Arabic language skills. This research used the approach of mixed-method research that is focused on collecting and analyzing data that are done in a series of studies. The respondents of this research were the eighty students from Metro Lampung High School and East Lampung High School, respectively. The research instruments were questions in Quizizz application, the questionnaire used Google Form application, and the interview was conducted through a video call. The data were analyzed using qualitative and quantitative data analysis techniques. This study resulted in findings that COVID-19 has stimulated teachers in improving the creativity in designing learning based on interesting mobile learning. The positive attitude of the students increases significantly after using mobile learning. The result of the t-test was p<.05, which means that the use of mobile learning can transform students’ Arabic language skills. This study concluded that interesting mobile learning technology has overcome various students’ learning difficulties. This study recommends the use of mobile learning in Arabic language learning.
Covid 19, Language teaching, Mobile applications
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Primary Language en
Subjects Education and Educational Research
Published Date December 2020
Journal Section Differentiated Instruction
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0001-5471-4912
Author: Akla AKLA (Primary Author)
Institution: State Institute for Islamic Studies (IAIN) Metro Lampung, Indonesia
Country: Indonesia


Orcid: 0000-0002-0516-5379
Author: Budiyono SAPUTRO
Institution: State Institute for Islamic Studies (IAIN) Salatiga, Indonesia
Country: Indonesia


Orcid: 0000-0000-0000-0000
Author: Aprijon EFENDİ
Institution: State Islamic University (UIN) Sultan Syarif Kasim Riau, Indonesia
Country: Indonesia


Orcid: 0000-0000-0000-0000
Author: Sri WAHYUNİ
Institution: State Institute for Islamic Studies (IAIN) Metro Lampung Indonesia
Country: Indonesia


Supporting Institution Madrasah Aliyah Metro City and Madrasah Aliyah in East Lampung
Project Number 2019/2020
Thanks This study is supported by the leaders of Madrasah Aliyah Metro City and Madrasah Aliyah in East Lampung along with the Arabic teacher and the students. Without their support, this study would not be possibly conducted, for that we extend our gratitude to all those who have collaborated in the collection of data.
Dates

Publication Date : December 15, 2020

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APA Akla, A , Saputro, B , Efendi̇, A , Wahyuni̇, S . (2020). The use of mobile applications in language teaching: Transition from tradition to easy, fun and daily life . Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists , 8 (4) , 1603-1617 . DOI: 10.17478/jegys.794048
MLA Akla, A , Saputro, B , Efendi̇, A , Wahyuni̇, S . "The use of mobile applications in language teaching: Transition from tradition to easy, fun and daily life" . Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists 8 (2020 ): 1603-1617 <https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/jegys/issue/56816/794048>
Chicago Akla, A , Saputro, B , Efendi̇, A , Wahyuni̇, S . "The use of mobile applications in language teaching: Transition from tradition to easy, fun and daily life". Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists 8 (2020 ): 1603-1617
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ISNAD Akla, Akla , Saputro, Budiyono , Efendi̇, Aprijon , Wahyuni̇, Sri . "The use of mobile applications in language teaching: Transition from tradition to easy, fun and daily life". Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists 8 / 4 (December 2020): 1603-1617 . https://doi.org/10.17478/jegys.794048
AMA Akla A , Saputro B , Efendi̇ A , Wahyuni̇ S . The use of mobile applications in language teaching: Transition from tradition to easy, fun and daily life. JEGYS. 2020; 8(4): 1603-1617.
Vancouver Akla A , Saputro B , Efendi̇ A , Wahyuni̇ S . The use of mobile applications in language teaching: Transition from tradition to easy, fun and daily life. Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists. 2020; 8(4): 1603-1617.
IEEE A. Akla , B. Saputro , A. Efendi̇ and S. Wahyuni̇ , "The use of mobile applications in language teaching: Transition from tradition to easy, fun and daily life", Journal for the Education of Gifted Young Scientists, vol. 8, no. 4, pp. 1603-1617, Dec. 2020, doi:10.17478/jegys.794048