International Journal of Humanities and Innovation (IJHI)
Vol. 3 No. 4 (2020): December

English Language Learning-Based Open Space (ELLBOS) for young learners in the tourism area

Nehru Pasoloran Pongsapan (English Education Department, Faculty of Teacher Training and Education, Universitas Kristen Indonesia Toraja, South Sulawesi, Indonesia)
Andi Anto Patak (English Department, Faculty of Languages and Literature, Universitas Negeri Makassar, Indonesia)



Article Info

Publish Date
28 Dec 2020

Abstract

This research aims to actualize the Tana Toraja district government program as an "English Speaking Area". This research also is subject to improve English communication skills for the young learners in Tana Toraja and produce English Language Learning-Based Open Space (ELLBOS) as a prototype of an English language teaching approach for young learners in the tourism area. The research applied the ADDIE research design consists of three cycles: preparation, implementation, and evaluation. This research found five issues: (1) participant reported that they are enthusiasm in English lessons; (2) the participants need to learn English; (3) the English-speaking skill is essential for students; (4) students revealed that are unhappy in learning English in the classroom; (5) students experienced peaceful learning atmosphere if learning English outside the classroom. This research recommends the significance of applying the English Language Learning-Based Open Space (ELLBOS) for young learners in the tourism area. It is good if the teacher does English learning outside the classroom with open space to feel free to explore their potency in learning English.

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Journal Info

Abbrev

ijhi

Publisher

Subject

Humanities Education Social Sciences

Description

International Journal of Humanities and Innovation (IJHI) is a peer-reviewed journal aims to publish innovative and high-quality articles covering topics in Arts and Humanities studies. The journal welcomes the paper submission of inventive and considerable contributions. Papers submitted which is ...