CHAPTER FOUR RESEARCH RESULT4.1 Introduction
In this chapter, the discussion is focusing on the case study result. The case study result includesthe personal information of the students, the pre test and post test result, students’ response onthe subject matter, observation on students’ behavior and opinion base on the degree of agreeusing Likert Scale on certain statement given pertaining to the use of songs to enhance thelearning of verbs and nouns.
4.2 Profile of the respondents
The case study has been conducted in one of the school in Kuching rural area. Twenty studentage 13 from Form 1B class are involved in this case study. They are coming from different races.This class is consists of eleven females and nine males students. The biggest population in theclass are the Bidayuh students (10) followed by the Chinese (8) and Iban (2). The students arecoming from different background. Seven are working as a farmer, six as a driver, and two businessmen while the rest are doing other jobs. 90% of their mothers are housewives, a cook and one Librarian. As far as the academic is concerned, their performance in the Upper PrimarySchool public Examination (Ujian Penilaian Sekolah Rendah – UPSR) is very encouraging. None of the failed the English test. There are three students getting Grade A, fourteen are havinggrade B and another three students with grade C. the student are streamed according to their UPSR result in 2007. They are placed in a good class and their proficiency level is at theintermediate level. Refer to the summary profile of the respondent’s shows in Table 1 below.Table 1 showing Personal Information of Form 1 B