A Movie Method Proposal to teach vocabulary for “Nuevo Rocafuerte High School” EFL Students


Vídeo; Vocabulário; Ensinar; Filme; Método. Vídeo; Vocabulario; Enseñar; Película; Método. Video; Vocabulary; Teach; Movie; Method.

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Oña Dominguez, L. P., & Argudo Garzón, A. L. (2024). A Movie Method Proposal to teach vocabulary for “Nuevo Rocafuerte High School” EFL Students. Resistances. Journal of the Philosophy of History, 5(9), e240144. https://doi.org/10.46652/resistances.v5i9.144


The research conducted at Nuevo Rocafuerte High School evaluated the efficacy of the Movie Method, which is an app for learning English that focuses on English vocabulary development for tenth-year EFL students. Methodologically, the research integrated surveys with test performance analysis to gauge the impact of digital tools on language acquisition at the A1 proficiency level. Results demonstrated a marked preference for digital learning, with 60% of students favoring movie-based methods over traditional vocabulary learning strategies. The adaptability of the Movie Method was a significant factor, reflected in its high average score for enhancing vocabulary retention and understanding of difficult words. Despite initial reductions in participation due to unfamiliarity with the method, engaged students displayed considerable gains in vocabulary comprehension and usage, affirming the potential of such applications in bolstering language proficiency. The study underscores the importance of integrating mobile technology in educational strategies and the necessity of accessible, user-centered educational resources. Further investigation is required to corroborate these findings and assess the long-term impact of digital tools in diverse educational settings.



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