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Cara Senang Lulus Bahasa Inggeris 1119 SPM 2020 (Webinar Percuma)

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Tolong share/forward webinar percuma ini kepada rakan-rakan/saudara-mara yang bakal menduduki peperiksaan SPM 2020!

Walaupun topik adalah ujian Bahasa Inggeris SPM 1119, webinar ini tetap akan disampaikan dalam Bahasa Melayu demi membantu pelajar yang berasa kurang senang dengan BI. Objektif utama adalah anda memahami cara takel ujian tersebut. Bukannya untuk show-off kehebatan England cikgu.

Harapan cikgu adalah pelajar yang hadir boleh lulus dengan senang melalui konsep-konsep/tip-tip/cara-cara yang telah cikgu hasilkan dan tambahbaik selama lebih daripada sedekad!

Cikgu mempunyai ramai anak-anak didik yang lemah dalam BI & telah gagal dalam ujian BI sepanjang kehidupan mereka. Tetapi banyak di kalangan mereka akhirnya lulus dengan bimbingan cikgu. Cikgu harapkan yang sama & lebih baik lagi untuk anda semua. Amin.

Pautan kepada YouTube Live untuk kedua-dua webinar ini boleh dijumpa menggunakan QR Code dalam poster diatas. Yang hadir secara langsung, boleh bertanya soalan melalui…

Read At Home: The Gadis Chapter -- The Politician: Sheikh Hasina

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In this video, I read a story from Bangladesh called "The Politician: Sheikh Hasina" by HerStory Foundation and illustrated by Najmun Nahar Keya. I conclude by speaking about the importance of an information diet & how we should take care of it the way we take care of our food diet.This video is part of the "Read At Home: The Gadis Chapter" campaign, which is a one month collaborative literacy campaign organized by MYReaders and Taylor’s Girl Up. The aim of this campaign is to empower and inspire young girls in the community as well as increase awareness about the literacy situation in Malaysia. Follow them to find out more about the work that they do!

I Rarely Get Students Who Want To Learn From Me

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I've been a teacher for more than a decade already & rarely have I had students who actually want to learn from me. At the Malaysian secondary schools that I have taught at, I've always had to go the extra mile to encourage, persuade, psych, coerce, & even force students to learn from me or participate in English language related activities. So, my students tend to be afraid of me & avoid me because I can be sharp-tongued, overbearing, & strong-willed. But they all learn & improve... whether they like it or not. 😅

I don't blame them because English is very difficult to them due to factors beyond their control. Unfortunately, being able to speak in English fluently is a marker of privilege in Malaysia. All of the English teachers in Malaysia are doing our best to ensure that English becomes the norm, rather than the exception. This has to happen if we hope to compete in the global marketplace. 💪

Therefore, it was extremely refreshing to meet a group of s…

Nak Pengumuman Juga: Keputusan Pertandingan Esei Hari Malaysia Shine Pharmacy

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Cikgu nak buat pengumuman juga la.Murid-murid, kalau anda rajin belajar BI, anda boleh mendapat banyak duit tau? Ya, betul tu. Cikgu tak tipu. Cikgu sendiri telah buktikan. Hah, tengok ni... Pada Hari Malaysia yang lalu, cikgu telah dianugerahi tempat pertama dalam Pertandingan Cerita Hari Malaysia anjuran Shine Pharmacy bertemakan "How I Shine For Sarawak."Nasib baik bila cikgu "walk the talk," dapat juga menunjukkan cara menulis dalam BI dengan kreatif dan membina kredibiliti sedikit tentang kebolehan saya sebagai seorang guru BI.
Ini cerita yang ditulis cikgu: https://www.facebook.com/jarodyjk/photos/a.210680159061404/3039799499482775Cerita ini tentang cabaran seorang guru demi membantu anak Sarawak menjadi lebih cemerlang dalam pelajaran dan mencipta kehidupan yang lebih baik bagi diri dan keluarga. Pembaca digalakkan agar mengelak daripada menilai seorang guru secara terburu-buru tanpa mengenalinya dahulu.
Cikgu ingin mendedikasikan kemenangan ini kepada semu…

Project Anak Malaysia: Winning The Hearts Of My Students With An International Video Production (Malaysia Day 2020)

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I've told this story countless times, but it's worth telling again. The struggle to teach English in Malaysia is real. Every year roughly 20% of the hundreds of thousands of Form 5 candidates fail the SPM 1119 English exam. When I first arrived at this school, students only spoke Iban & Malay. They had self-efficacy issues with English & behavioral problems. Some of them were even hostile towards English &, consequently, me too.
Students would turn around & take the long way when they see me coming their way in the corridors, just because they had to greet me in English & I'd stop them if they greeted me in BM. Many refer to me as "madam" with a straight face. They don't realize that it's only for married women. And a career first--I've had students run away from me in terror because they knew that I was going to rope them in for some kind of English activity. Clearly, the English panel has to fight & win a psychological war for…