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Title: What are the benefits of using songs in an EFL classroom


1
Topic
  • What are the benefits of using songs in an EFL
    classroom?

2
Previous knowledge about the topic
  • Songs can improve students pronunciation
  • Motivate students to learn using their everyday
    references
  • Explore a very important cultural aspect
  • Stimulate students curiosity.

3
Key words used in the research
  • Teaching with songs
  • Songs in the classroom
  • EFL teaching using songs
  • Music in classroom.

4
URLS
  • http//www.onestopenglish.com/News/Magazine/childr
    en/ younglearners_elt_songs.html
  • http//www.lingolex.com/userpages/music.html
  • http//www.http//iteslj.org/Articles/Schoepp-Song
    s.html
  • http//www.geocities.com/gsapplevalley/songs/teach
    .html

5
Texts selected as part of research
  • Reasons for using songs in the ESL / EFL
    classroom
  • (SILVEIRA, Ernest)
  • Music in the EFL classroom
  • (SCHOEPP, Kevin).

6
Music
  • Integral part of our language experience
  • The major source of English outside of the
    classroom
  • Aspect of culture (history, folklore and current
    idiom).

7
Songs can be used
  • To present and practice a topic or language
    point
  • To focus on common learner errors in a more
    direct way
  • To encourage extensive and intensive listening
  • To give topics for discussion
  • To encourage creativity and use of imagination
  • To provide a relaxed atmosphere.

8
Related issues being discussed at the moment
  • Easy access to music through the internet
  • Development of the four skill areas
  • Examples of colloquial English
  • Genuine language
  • Among the best ways of teaching a foreign
    language.

9
Knowledge acquired with the research
  • Positive atmosphere conducting to language
    learning
  • Break from classroom routine
  • Opportunities for developing fluency
  • Songs makes language memorable through
    repetition
  • Singing builds students confidence
  • Contains natural morphological features (speech).

10
New questions to elaborate
  • How to choose a song that pleases the most
    students as possible in a EFL Classroom ?
  • What are the most important aspects to be
    explored in a song ?
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