CLIL Definition CLIL is an approach to integrate learning of non- linguistic subject content and a foreign language, with specific support to allow the development of communication and cognitive skills, embedded in a multicultural context to foster awareness raising of self and others. communication content culture cognition
Content Previous knowledge Core competences Hands on Closer environment
Communication Language functions (discussing, giving reasons, presenting, reporting... Key vocabulary and Language needed for task specific language and completion and classroom grammar structures management) related to the content forLanguage Learning of through Difficult to predict before carrying out the Language that comes out in the process. activities. This is why, besides looking up the dictionary and searching the web, which can probably be included in advance, it would be good to go back to the mindmap and complete this section after the implementation of the unit.
Learning? I said I taught him, I didn’t say he learned it
The Jabberwocky problem ‘Twas brillig, and the slithy toves Did gyre and gimble in the wabe; All mimsy were the borogoves, And the mome raths outgrabe. 1. What were the slithy toves doing in the wabe? 2. How would you describe the state of the borogoves? 3. What can you say about the mome raths? From Gold Dust Resources http://excellence.qia.org.uk/Golddust/index.html