Improving Reading Comprehension Through Herringbone Technique to The Eleventh Grade Students of SMA LTI-IGM Palembang

  • Reno Samuri Bina Darma
Keywords: Reading comprehension, herringbone technique, Pemahaman bacaan, teknik herringbone




Reno, M.Pd

The lecturer of Bina Darma University

Jalan Jenderal Ahmad Yani No.3 Palembang



Abstract: The Research is an attempt to improve the eleventh class students’ skills in reading comprehension through herringbone technique at SMA LTI-IGM. This study used pre-test and post-test of experimental and control group. The writer used a written test to collect the data, the writer gave 45 minutes with 40 questions to 40 students in the pre-test and post-test, the class is taken two; experimental class and control class, the result of pre-test and post-test was analyzed by using t-test formula to find out whether there is any significant difference between those two groups. The F test formula showed there was significant difference between students’ average score in the experimental group post-test and students’ average score in the control group post-test.  




Abstrak : Penelitian ini dilakukan untuk meningkatkan kemampuan pemahaman bacaan di SMA LTI-IGM. Penelitian ini mengunakan pre-tes dan post-tes pada group experiment dan control. Penulis mengunakan tes tertulis dalam pengumpulan data dengan 40 pertanyaan di 45 menit. Data penelitian di analisa menggunakan t-test formula untuk mendapatkan perbedaaan yang signifikan terhadap dua group. Hasil dari formula F tes menunjukan bahwa terdapat perbedaan yang signifikan terhadap rata-rata nilai siswa pada grup experimen dan grup kontrol.




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How to Cite
Samuri, R. (2019). Improving Reading Comprehension Through Herringbone Technique to The Eleventh Grade Students of SMA LTI-IGM Palembang. Jurnal Ilmiah Bina Bahasa, 11(1), 32–41. Retrieved from
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