SILE conference presentation:
Games and activities for language classes:
This language workshops will introduce the following language-class activities:
1. “DAM-DAM-SUT” was developed from the popular Indonesian children traditional game “suten”. Dam-dam-sut requires quick and accurate responses that will be reflected in the short-simple sentences and movements. It can be used in any language-level as a class activity, an energizer or just-for-fun game. (30 minutes)
2. BERNYANYI & MENEBAK TANGGAL LAHIR, consist of two main activities:
a. “MARILAH KITA BERNYANYI”, is a simple song that can be used to introduce some intransitive verbs with the “BER” prefix. (10 minutes)
b. “MENEBAK TANGGAL LAHIR” is a guessing game involves numbers, simple matehmatics operation, and colours. The player will be able to guess the other’s date of birth by interpreting five Yes or No responses. (20 minutes)
I graduated from IKIP (Teaching Institute) Bandung. I completed my Graduate Diploma in Education from Murdoch University, and completed Master of Education from University of Western Australia.
I have been teaching Indonesian since 2002 at Murdoch University and developing Elementary, Intermediate and Advanced Indonesian.
Irianto Ryan Tedja