Borneo Educational Journal (Borju) <p>Borneo Educational Journal (Borju)&nbsp;by The Faculty of Teacher Training and Education, Widya Gama Mahakam Samarinda University, which is published twice a year in <strong>February</strong> and <strong>August</strong>. The Journal ISSN Number for the online version is <span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong><a href="" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><span style="font-family: helvetica; font-size: small;"><span style="font-family: helvetica; font-size: medium;">2655-9323</span></span></a></strong></span>. It contains articles of research on the development of <strong>education and teaching in all countries throughout the world</strong>. The article is written in English Language.&nbsp;</p> Teacher Training and Education Faculty, Widya Gama Mahakam Samarinda University en-US Borneo Educational Journal (Borju) 2655-9323 <p><strong>Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication</strong> with the work simultaneously licensed under a&nbsp;<a href=""><strong>Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License</strong></a> that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgment of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.</p> <p><img src="/public/site/images/borju/CC_BY2.png"></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> The Correlation between English Reading Habit and English Reading Comprehension for EFL Students <p>This research focused in Reading Habit and Reading Comprehension in students' English ability in second grade. The result of data obtained from SMP Negeri 26 Samarinda second grade. There were four classes in second grade, while the number of each class is 32 students. Thus, there were 128 populations in second grade. For this research, the researcher used correlation technique quantitative analysis and simple random sampling to choose the sample until consists of 35 subjects as samples. The instruments used are the questionnaire and reading test. The researcher used a questionnaire and reading test with reading text and questions that the researcher has a choice after the researcher knowing how far skill reading text in second grade and how much valid the result from per question in try out test at Class 8A as the first research. And then, the researcher used a population of Class 8B, 8C, and 8D as secondary research for the tested questionnaire and reading test. There were 35 students chosen as the subject. The result from the correlation test is counted low negative correlation result (-0,358) with sig. p-value &lt;0,05 (0,035). Based on the result of the tests, Ha Hypothesis is accepted and Ho Hypothesis is rejected.</p> <p><em>&nbsp;</em></p> <p>Keywords: reading habit; reading comprehension</p> Stevi Indarti Andriani Ariyanti Copyright (c) 2022 Stevi Indarti Andriani, Ariyanti 2021-10-22 2021-10-22 4 1 1 11 10.24903/bej.v4i1.804