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Buyukkarci, Kagan; Sahinkarakas, Sehnaz – Reading Matrix: An International Online Journal, 2021
Research in the area of Language Testing and Assessment proves that formative assessment (FA) leads to active involvement of students in assessment practices, and it is a valuable approach in promoting learning. The aim of this study was to gain information about the relationship between hands-on formative assessment practices and students'…
Descriptors: Formative Evaluation, Test Format, Preferences, College Freshmen
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Okyar, Hatice – Reading Matrix: An International Online Journal, 2021
The main objective of the present study is to determine the type and frequency of reading strategies (RSs) used by Turkish EFL students. Besides, this study aims to find out a) whether there is a gender difference in terms of RS use, b) whether there is a relationship between self-reported RS use and reading self-efficacy. A total of 211…
Descriptors: Reading Strategies, Self Efficacy, Second Language Learning, Second Language Instruction
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Köksal, Dinçay; Ulum, Ömer Gökhan – Reading Matrix: An International Online Journal, 2021
Although a number of studies have been conducted on the existence of cultural and linguistic hegemony in EFL course books, both global and local publishers, and authors intentionally or unintentionally seem to reflect specific cultures, norms, and ideologies more in the course books. Thus, the present study aims to explore the state of hegemonic…
Descriptors: Cultural Influences, Cultural Traits, Cultural Awareness, English (Second Language)
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Li, Yanjie; Brantmeier, Cindy – Reading Matrix: An International Online Journal, 2021
The present study explored the association between working memory capacity (WMC) and second language reading performance as measured with three types of comprehension tasks: free written recall, sentence completion, and multiple-choice. It also examined the contribution of WMC to the frequency and variety of strategy use, as well as the…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Medical Students, Short Term Memory, Correlation
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Kuzu, Esat; Özkan, Yonca; Bada, Erdogan – Reading Matrix: An International Online Journal, 2021
English preparatory programs play a critical role in preparing students for their departments that offer English medium instruction. Therefore, investigating such programs has gained great significance as such an investigation provides us with critical information about how well the programs are functioning to achieve the desired outcomes. This…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, English (Second Language), Second Language Instruction, Program Effectiveness
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Bayona, Sandra; Percara, Antonella – Reading Matrix: An International Online Journal, 2021
Effective communication is a fundamental aspect of human relationships and a key interpersonal skill to be considered and developed at an EFL Teacher Education Program. Yet, a variety of challenges are posed for those in the process of becoming (proficient) users of English in an environment where Spanish is the main means of communication. Our…
Descriptors: English (Second Language), Second Language Learning, Second Language Instruction, Language Teachers
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Yaprak, Zeynep – Reading Matrix: An International Online Journal, 2021
The purpose of this study is to examine the student teachers' learning experiences and perceptions of using online resources during their independent study shaped with the stages of 4A accountable learner autonomy model. For their digital material design, the teacher candidates participating in this study were trained with a wide range of digital…
Descriptors: Student Teachers, Learning Experience, Student Teacher Attitudes, Independent Study
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Kasimi, Yusuf; Hangisi, Emirhan – Reading Matrix: An International Online Journal, 2021
The purpose of this study is to investigate the factors that impact upon foreign EFL teachers' motivation levels in a Turkish context. The participants were four foreign EFL teachers working at primary and secondary schools for more than two years in Turkey. This qualitative study used multiple data collection tools (e.g., profile information…
Descriptors: Private Schools, Second Language Learning, Second Language Instruction, English (Second Language)
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Causarano, Antonio – Reading Matrix: An International Online Journal, 2021
This paper explores the importance of students responding to children's books for diversity and disabilities. The main claim of the paper is that we need to explore new ways of engaging children to respond to diversity beyond the traditional model of Reader's Response Theory. Even though Reader's Response Theory is a very important framework to…
Descriptors: Childrens Literature, Disabilities, Reader Response, Criticism
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Huang, Joan Wan-Ting – Reading Matrix: An International Online Journal, 2021
Student response systems (SRSs) have been applied in a wide array of educational contexts to promote engaging learning. There exists scant empirical evidence about comparing web-based SRS with other modalities of response methods. In the present study, a quasi-experimental research design was undertaken to compare three learning conditions on EFL…
Descriptors: Audience Response Systems, Learner Engagement, English (Second Language), Second Language Learning
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Aydin, Fetanet; Karakas, Ali – Reading Matrix: An International Online Journal, 2021
English has undergone several transformations recently. One of them is the use of English as a lingua franca (ELF) among its linguistically diverse speakers. Many studies have been conducted on ELF in different settings, including Turkey. However, most studies were concerned with preservice language teachers. Thus, this study explored 40 EFL…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Language Role, English (Second Language), Second Language Instruction
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Sinha, Tara Shankar – Reading Matrix: An International Online Journal, 2021
A considerable amount of research has been undertaken on the use of corpora in teaching English as a second or foreign language. Although there is a growing body of research on the effectiveness of corpus-based vocabulary teaching, there are few studies that have explicitly examined EFL learners' perception of corpus application in vocabulary…
Descriptors: English (Second Language), Second Language Learning, Second Language Instruction, Vocabulary Development
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Sari, Elif; Han, Turgay – Reading Matrix: An International Online Journal, 2021
Providing both effective feedback applications and reliable assessment practices are two central issues in ESL/EFL writing instruction contexts. Giving individual feedback is very difficult in crowded classes as it requires a great amount of time and effort for instructors. Moreover, instructors likely employ inconsistent assessment procedures,…
Descriptors: Automation, Writing Evaluation, Artificial Intelligence, Natural Language Processing
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Askari, Hamdollah; Chen, Liping – Reading Matrix: An International Online Journal, 2021
With the COVID-19 pandemic sweeping the globe and the transition of education to fully online teaching in Iran, high school English teachers who were accustomed to teaching offline had to face a lot of challenges during this shift. In this paper, we describe the major challenges or dilemmas the first author had to surmount during his online…
Descriptors: COVID-19, Pandemics, Electronic Learning, Online Courses
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Karmi, Karim – Reading Matrix: An International Online Journal, 2021
The present study was exploratory in nature and its aim was threefold. First, it probed the language learning beliefs of Tunisian pre-service primary school teachers. Second, it sought to examine if those language learning beliefs would determine and shape the pre-service teachers' future teaching practices. Third, it investigated the impact of…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, English (Second Language), Second Language Instruction, Second Language Learning
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