EmpowerED Teachers – CLIL Methodology

Course Description

Did you know that you can teach two things at the same time? Our CLIL Methodology Teacher Training Course will show you how! CLIL stands for Content and Language Integrated Learning, and it's a powerful way to help your students learn both the subject and the language together. In this course, you'll discover effective strategies and techniques to integrate language learning into your subject lessons.

As an educator, you play a crucial role in your students' language development. With CLIL, you can make language learning fun and meaningful while ensuring your students grasp the subject content. Our course will equip you with the knowledge and tools you need to successfully implement CLIL in your classroom.

Course Content

  • What is CLIL and why is it important?
  • Benefits and challenges of CLIL
  • Exploring real-life CLIL examples
  • Enhancing listening and speaking skills in the subject
  • Reading strategies for content comprehension
  • Writing activities to reinforce subject knowledge
  • Planning effective CLIL lessons
  • Connecting subject concepts with language learning
  • Engaging activities for content and language integration
  • Creating assessments that measure subject knowledge and language skills
  • Providing effective feedback on both content and language development
  • Tracking students' progress in CLIL
  • Sample CLIL lesson plans and materials
  • Designing your own CLIL lesson
  • Classroom management techniques for successful CLIL implementation

Learning Outcomes

At the end of the course delegates will be able to:

  • Understand the principles and importance of CLIL methodology
  • Integrate language learning seamlessly into their subject lessons
  • Create engaging and effective CLIL lesson plans
  • Assess and evaluate students' progress in both content and language
  • Confidently implement CLIL strategies in their classrooms

Assessment and Certificates

Assessment of performance will be through delegate-completed portfolio of work. The final course certification for successful completion is a college-issued “Course Certificate of Completion”, for each module studied. In addition, where applicable, delegates will receive relevant EuroPass certificates.