Students Need Analysis on Speaking Materials: A Survey Study at SMA N 1 Bantul
Keywords:Speaking, need analysis, material
Speaking ability is very important for everyone to have good communication, especially in international communication since English is the international language. This research is about the studentâ€™s needs in speaking materials. There are 30 students became the respondent to this research. The data were collected through a questionnaire consisting of 29 items and interviews. Based on the studentsâ€™ questionnaire and interview, we can find that most students agreed that grammar (63,3%) is the most difficult thing in learning English speaking and fluency (13,3%). Also, some students in the interview cannot easily identify the exposition text because it is difficult to conclude. 6 students participated in the interview using a voice note to record their answers about the need for speaking materials. Most students agreed that they wanted to do a conversation, making a discussion, and games to make the situation friendly and fun in English-speaking learning.
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