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Title :リーディングの授業とインターネット掲示板(BBS)の利用 -「特別英語演習」と「英語講読1」の実践を通じて-
Authors :東矢, 光代
Authors alternative :Toya, Mitsuyo
Issue Date :Oct-2002
Abstract :Reporting on the use of BBS (bulletin board system) woven into two English Reading courses, this paper addresses the issue of Japanese college-leveled students' lack of ability to learn from each other. The main purpose of setting up a BBS in these courses was to provide students with an opportunity to express themselves and share reading experiences with each other. The instructor, teaching one of such courses for five semesters, found that BBS communication of Japanese college students had been mostly between individual students and her, not among students themselves. Some modifications in teaching and homepage design helped students to feel more comfortable in expressing their feelings and opinions on the BBS; however, the students were still afraid of commenting on each other's comments. With the intention and hope of establishing "learning community" among Japanese readers of English, the instructor argues that BBS, used with some caution, can be useful and effective tool for language teachers.
Type Local :紀要論文
ISSN :0919-4215
Publisher :琉球大学法文学部国際言語文化学科欧米系
URI :http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12000/2692
Citation :言語文化研究紀要 : Scripsimus no.11 p.37 -56
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