Motions and Songs to Improve Basic Literacy through Animation Videos

  • Diana Putri Amalia. M State University Of Jakarta
  • Elindra Yetti Universitas Negeri Jakarta
  • Tjipto Sumadi Universitas Negeri Jakarta


The government incurs huge costs because of low literacy rates, which are associated with higher crime rates, poor health, and higher welfare costs, therefore the stimulation of basic literacy from an early age is important. This study aims to examine the effectiveness of animated motion learning media and songs that are interesting, innovative, and effective for improving basic literacy aspects of early childhood. This mixed-method design with the research and development stages of the ADDIE model was tested for the effectiveness of the media through a paired sample test. The research was divided into three stages, starting from needs analysis, product development, and product evaluation, involving 11 respondents in the effectiveness test. The data collection technique was carried out using a basic literacy instrument grid questionnaire, for child development, while for the feasibility of the media or products being developed it was also through a questionnaire from experts. Data were analyzed qualitatively and quantitatively. The results of the study show that there is a significant increase in basic literacy values through learning media. The findings of the integration of quantitative and qualitative data form the basis for preparing the final product to revise and complement the deficiencies of movement and song-learning media.

Keywords: basic literacy, animation media, motion, and song, early childhood


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Diana Putri Amalia. M, Yetti, E., & Sumadi, T. (2022). Motions and Songs to Improve Basic Literacy through Animation Videos . Jurnal Pendidikan Usia Dini, 16(2), 224 - 239.

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