Character education on Dendang saluang (Traditional song Minangkabau) in Nagari Saribu Rumah Gadang, West Sumatera, Indonesia
Isa Hidayati, Myrnawati Crie Handini, Karnadi
The purpose of this study is to see dendang saluang which is used as one of character education media for early childhood. This research is qualitative with ethnography approach. Based on research concluded that the Dendang Saluang can be used to be one of the character education media conducted by parents at home when the child will sleep and silence the crying child. Dendang Saluang consists of a song with standardized lyrics and free lyrics by parents in accordance with the condition of the parents at that time. The values that exist in Dendang Saluang is a moral value that has been living in society for a long time. Dendang Saluang is one of the beautiful vocal artwork and children love it, because accordance with the principle of early childhood learning is learning with fun things.