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An Evaluation on the Ideal Teaching Approaches in Social


Studies in Agusan National High School

A RESEARCH STUDY

Presented to the Faculty


Of the Mathematics Department
Agusan National High School, Butuan City

In partial Fulfillment of
The Requirements in the subject
STATISTICS

Earvin L. Borromeo
Jean Trisha V. Abao
Juliet Czarina V. Furia
Marion Therese C. Geolingo
July Joy S. Lumantas
Jolly Ann M. Porio
Ann Kashmer D. Yu
Sushmita A. Zamora
III – Avogadro

October 2009
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APPROVAL SHEET

The research study attached, entitled “AN EVALUATION


ON THE IDEAL TEACHING APPROACHES IN SOCIAL STUDIES IN
AGUSAN NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL” was prepared and submitted
by Earvin L. Borromeo, Jean Trisha V. Abao, Juliet
Czarina V. Furia, Marion Therese C. Geolingo, July Joy S.
Lumantas, Jolly Ann M. Porio, Ann Kashmer D. Yu, and
Sushmita A. Zamora in partial fulfillment of the
requirements in the subject STATISTICS has been examined
and recommended for approval.

EDMUND MENDOZA
Adviser

MARIA RITA D. CALO


Head, Mathematics Department

PETER ESTERIOSO
Principal IV
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ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

The researchers would like to express their deepest


gratitude to the following persons who in one way or
another had helped us and took part in making this
research study possible.

To our beloved parents who morally, emotionally,


socially and financially supported us from the start
until this point.

To Mr. Edmund Mendoza, our research adviser for


providing some necessary information for the completion
of this research study, and for allocating time to guide
us and give us the corrections that we need to achieve
excellence in making the research papers.

To our friends, who contributed both their time and


effort for this study.

And most especially to our Almighty God for the


strength, wisdom, and knowledge that he had given to us
and for giving these people who extended their helping
hands to us.

Earvin
Jean Trisha
Juliet Czarina
Marion Therese
July Joy
Jolly Ann
Ann Kashmer
Sushmita
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Title : AN EVALUATION ON THE IDEAL TEACHING


APPROACHES IN SOCIAL STUDIES IN AGUSAN
NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL

Authors : Earvin L. Borromeo


Jean Trisha V. Abao
Juliet Czarina V. Furia
Marion Therese C. Geolingo
July Joy S. Lumantas
Jolly Ann M. Porio
Ann Kashmer D. Yu
Sushmita A. Zamora

Adviser : Mr. Edmund Mendoza

School : Agusan National High School

ABSTRACT

This chapter deals on the highlights of the

findings, the conclusions generated and some

recommendations.

Summary of Findings

This study used the survey approach of research. It

utilized the said approach in as much as the main purpose

of this research was to determine the ideal teaching

approach to be applied in teaching Social Studies subject

as perceived by the Social Studies teachers and third

year students of Agusan National High School.


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A survey questionnaire was formulated for the

students and teachers. There were two different sets of

questionnaires for the students and teacher with 8 items

each as indicators. Part I is for the personal

information such as gender, age, civil status, and

educational background. Part II consists of the 8 items

that emphasize the different teaching techniques used in

Social Studies.

There are 79 student respondents and 12 teacher

respondents.

As to gender, majority of the student respondents

are female which are 54 or 68% of the total number of

respondents. While in the teacher respondents, majority

are also female accounting 9 or 75% of the total

respondents. Most of the student respondents’ ages belong

to 14 years old which is 44 or 56% of the total number of

respondents. The teachers’ age bracket is 30 – 35 years

old which account 3 or 25% of the total respondents. In

terms of civil status, 11 of the teachers are married.

This accounts for 92% of the total respondents. In terms

of educational background, most of the teachers graduated

a Bachelor’s Degree with MA Units that accounts for 10 or

83% of the respondents.


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As to the ideal teaching approach, as perceived by

the students, item number 2, Discussion with Quiz got the

highest mean of 3.96 which is verbally described as Very

Good. The students prefer this kind of approach because

this is what they are most comfortable with. Based on the

teachers, item number 2 got the highest mean of 4.33

verbally described as Frequently. This kind of approach

is mostly used because the teachers are also comfortable

with using this kind of technique similar as to how the

students are comfortable with it.


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TABLE OF CONTENTS

TITLE PAGE

APPROVAL SHEET

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

ABSTRACT

TABLE OF CONTENTS

LIST OF TABLES

LIST OF FIGURES

CHAPTER

1 THE PROBLEM AND REVIEW OF LITERATURE

1.1 Background of the Study

1.2 Review of Literature

1.3 Theoretical and Conceptual Framework

1.4 Statement of the Problem

1.5 Hypothesis

1.6 Significance of the Study

1.7 Scope and Limitation

1.8 Definition of Terms

2 METHODOLOGY

2.1 Research Design

2.2 Research Locale

2.3 Research Instrument

2.4 Data Gathering Procedure


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2.5 Sampling Techniques

2.6 Data Analysis

2.7 Statistical Treatment

3 ANALYSIS AND RESULTS

4 SUMMARY, CONCLUSIONS, AND RECOMMENDATIONS

4.1 Summary and Findings

4.2 Conclusions

4.3 Recommendations

BIBLIOGRAPHY

APENDICES

A Letter to Respondents

B Survey Questionnaire

C Statistical Data
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LIST OF TABLES

Table Page

1 Student Population and Respondents of 26

the Study

2 Teacher Population and Respondents of 27

the Study

3 Distribution of Respondents by Gender 31

4 Distribution of students by Age 32

5 Distribution of Teachers by Age 32

6 Distribution of Teachers by Civil Status 33

7 Distribution of Teachers by Educational 34

Background

8 Ideal Teaching Approaches as perceived by the 34

Students and Teachers


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LIST OF FIGURES
Figure Page

1 The Schematic Diagram of the Study 13