The Use of Android Comics Based on Local Potentials of Embung Tambakboyo to Improve Students’ Critical Thinking Ability
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- Android Comic, Critical Thinking, Junior High School, Local Potentials
This research aims to find out the improvements in junior high school students’ critical thinking ability through Android comics. This research conducted was quantitative research using non-equivalent control group design. The number of samples involved were 68 junior high school students selected by purposive sampling and grouped into experiment and control class. The media used is Android comics based on local potentials of Embung Tambakboyo that contains material of interactions living creatures with its environment. Students’ critical thinking ability are analyzed based on pretest and posttest results. The N-Gain results obtained by the experiment class and control class showed the increased value for each class in the high and middle categories. Thus, it can be concluded that Android comics based on local potentials of Embung Tambakboyo that was developed could improve the critical thinking ability in science learning better than the learning media that is commonly used in schools.
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TY - CONF AU - Agustina Nur Fauziah AU - Heru Kuswanto PY - 2021 DA - 2021/03/08 TI - The Use of Android Comics Based on Local Potentials of Embung Tambakboyo to Improve Students’ Critical Thinking Ability BT - Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Research, Implementation, and Education of Mathematics and Sciences (ICRIEMS 2020) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 641 EP - 646 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.210305.093 DO - 10.2991/assehr.k.210305.093 ID - Fauziah2021 ER -