Students’ Attitudes towards the Use of Digital Storytelling in Foreign Language Classroom: The Zimmer Twins Project

  • Napat Jitpaisarnwattana Oxford University
Keywords: Attitude, Digital Storytelling, The Zimmer Twins

Abstract

The study investigates students’ attitudes toward the integration of a Digital Storytelling (DST) project into a foreign language classroom, with particular interest in language improvement and motivation. The study incorporates both quantitative and qualitative research methods. The data were gathered from a class of university students learning English as a foreign language in Thailand (17 participants) via two instruments: questionnaires, and semi-structured interviews.
The findings reveal that students have positive attitudes towards the integration of DST into the language classroom and think that participation in such a project is beneficial to their language improvement and motivation. Suggestions are made for further research, especially on the real contributions of DST to students’ language improvement and motivation.

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Published
2018-12-31
How to Cite
Jitpaisarnwattana, N. (2018). Students’ Attitudes towards the Use of Digital Storytelling in Foreign Language Classroom: The Zimmer Twins Project. REFLections, 25(2), 59-75. Retrieved from https://www.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/reflections/article/view/165359
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Research articles