MEDIA PEMBELAJARAN INTERAKTIF UNTUK PELAJARAN GEOGRAFI KELAS IX SMP DENGAN MACROMEDIA FLASH PRO 8
One of the ways to deliver learning materials to students is through Instructional Media. By the
using of the media, students may accept and understand the topic effortlessly. With the rapid
development of technology and science, an interesting and easily understandable application is
needed by the students to study the social sciences-especially, for the ninth grade Geography
lessons- that aim to support the absorption process of learning materials.
The base of this application construction is the using of action script programming language,
combined with the animation created using Macromedia Flash Pro 8 applications are supported by
Adobe Audition CS5.5.The data material taken from textbooks geography class IX in accordance
with the applicable curriculum. This application contains the main and sub materials of teaching
materials, evaluation questions along with assessment results of the evaluation, and reference
sources of of teaching materials. To improve the attractiveness and for ease of understanding,
teaching materials presented in the form of text, video and audio are packed into animations. GUI
designed suitable to the characteristics of students of class IX.
From the examination result, it can be concluded that the use of interactive learning media is
capable to facilitate educators (teachers) to provide more effective and attractive learning delivery
alternatives. It is expected to arouse the interest of students to learn Geography.
Keywords: learning media, macromedia, interactive learning, geography
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