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Textbook Evaluation Tool (TET) for teacher, Supervisor and Students Modified from Cunningsworth (1995) Direction: Please

complete the following survey as completely and honestly as possible. Name : (Optional) _______________________________________________________

School : (Optional) _______________________________________________________ Nationality : (Check the best fit) Gender Male Female :

Indonesian Non-Indonesia 1.

Are you a first grade English teacher? Yes No Are you aEnglishsh supervisor? Yes No Qualification : Diploma B.A M.A English Teacher Training : Attended ___________ Session English Teaching Experienced : Less than one year 1-2 years 3-5 years 5-10 years Yes

PhD. Not Attended More that 10 years No

Would you like to receive an electronic copy of the study result?

If yes, email address: _____________________________________________________ 2. Are you a student? Yes No

If Yes, please state the number of years for studying English: 3 years 4-6 years More than 6 years Strongly Disagree

The First Grade English Textbook Please circle the best answer. Students answer only the statements 1-33; Teachers and supervisors provide an answer for statements 1-50

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The selected topics are familiar to the students. The selected topics enhance students motivation. the selected textbook has alist at end for new of difficult words. The textbook contains self-check progress report. Pedagogic text and dialogues includes new vocabulary and grammatical structures. The language items (e.g. vocabulary, etc) are presented in context to make meaning clear. Pedagogic texts and dialogues includes a variety of interesting subjects. The paradigm texts used to introduce grammatical rules is clear and simple. Grammar items suit students language need..

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The First Grade English Textbook Strongly Agree 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 Please circle teh best answer. Students answer only the statements 1-33; Teachers and supervisors provide answer for statements 1-50 Strongly Disagree

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10. There is a balance between form and use. 11. Sentences and examples use words taht are known by learners. 12. New lexical items are graded according to the principle of immidiate use. 13. New lexical items appear in the following units 14. Pronunciation is built through diffrent types of activites, such as listening, dialogue, practices etc. 15. There are cassettes/CDs for pronunciation practice. 16. There is practice in the four lnguage skill of listening speaking, reading , and writing. 17. The textbook uses authentic (real-world) reading material at an appropriate level. 18. The textbook uses authentic (real-world) listening material at an appropriate level. 19. The textbook discusses and identifies areas of students needs. 20. The textbook encourages inductives approach to learning. 21. Accuracy is balance with fluency. 22. The textbook includeslesson that reflect on study technique. 23. The textbook contains advices on study skills developments. 24. Students are encouraged to tae some degree of responsibilty for their learning. 25. There are some materials for independent work. 26. Thevisuals used in the book arean intergral part of teaching. 27. The visuals are reasonably well produced and attractive. 28. The textbook provides mechanical and meaningful exercises. 29. The textbook provides communicative exercises that enable learners to carry out their communicative tasks in real-lifesituations. 30. There directions to explain how every exercise can be done. 31. The number of exercises is suitable. 32. The textbook provides periodical revisions for diagnostic purposes. 33. The posters and flash cards accompanying the book are attractive and suitable. 34. The terminal goals are specified in the Teachers Manual or the Students book. 35. The developmental objectives are specified at the begining of each lesson. 36. Developmental objectives meet the needs of the learners. 37. Developmental objectives suit the level of the learners.

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38. Item selection reflects the objectives of the course. 39. Item selection suits the level of the course. 40. Item selection suits the time limit allowed for the course. 41. The grading of the items is suitable for the learners. 42. There is a systematic and balanced recycling of all items. 43. All teachers are provided with the Teachers Manual. 44. The Teachers Manual is informative. 45. The manual is written so as to be comprehensible enough for less experienced teachers. 46. The undelying learning approach of the authors is expressed clearly and explicitly in the Teachers Manual.. 47. Learning difficulties are predicted and appropriate advice given. 48. The manual provides keys to exercises and other activities. 49. The manual contains regular progress tests. 50. There are guidlines for evaluating how well lessons well

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