The Analysis of Generic Science Skills of High School Students
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The success of increasing students' understanding in science can be measured by the students' basic ability while they are in the learning process. This basic ability is known as generic science skills. Generic science skills are the combination between science knowledge and skills. The purpose of this study is to analyze the generic science skills of high school students. This study was conducted at one of the State Madrasah Aliyah in Surakarta academic year 2016/2017. The objects of this study were 81 students of 11th grades in State Madrasah Aliyah 1 Surakarta. This study used descriptive quantitative design. The data were obtained through generic science skills test that contains of generic science skills' indicators. The generic science skills' indicators are direct and indirect observations, scale awareness, symbolic language, logical framework, logical consistency, causality, mathematical modeling, concept constructing, and abstraction. The result of study shows that the generic science skills of high school students get score 53.43% and it is still low.
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TY - CONF AU - Elok Khabibah AU - Mohammad Masykuri AU - Mr Maridi PY - 2017/10 DA - 2017/10 TI - The Analysis of Generic Science Skills of High School Students BT - Proceedings of the International Conference on Teacher Training and Education 2017 (ICTTE 2017) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 434 EP - 439 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/ictte-17.2017.48 DO - 10.2991/ictte-17.2017.48 ID - Khabibah2017/10 ER -