Book Club Discussion: An Extensive Reading Program in Writing Class

  • Nurul Puspita Universitas Islam Negeri (UIN) Raden Intan Lampung, Indonesia
  • Umar Alfaruq A. Hasyim Institut Agama Islam Ma’arif NU (IAIMNU) Metro Lampung, Indonesia
  • Suhono Suhono Institut Agama Islam Ma'arif NU (IAIMNU) Metro Lampung, Indonesia


Extensive reading was an approach when the readers read extensively. They read a lot of materials then get enjoyment in the process of reading. The purpose of this research was to describe the process of implementing extensive reading program by using book club discussion in writing class. This research was done on first semester of academic writing students. It was about 20 students. The result showed that the implementation of book club discussion did not only give positive trend to students’ reading ability but also their writing ability. Extensive reading program build students’ vocabulary and grammar. Furthermore, during the implementation of this program they learnt a lot about process of writing particularly in making a summary. Finally, extensive reading program made gain for students’ vocabulary, grammar, and writing.

Keywords: Exstensive Rading Program, Book Club Discussion, Writing Class  

Jun 11, 2021
How to Cite
PUSPITA, Nurul; HASYIM, Umar Alfaruq A.; SUHONO, Suhono. Book Club Discussion: An Extensive Reading Program in Writing Class. Attractive : Innovative Education Journal, [S.l.], v. 3, n. 2, p. 113-123, june 2021. ISSN 2685-6085. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 10 aug. 2022. doi:

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