Arabic 1 Newsletter Monday

Lesson 4 Starts Today (9/28 & Progress Report)

صباح الخير يا شباب

I hope you had عُطلة اسبوع جميلة. I am really excited to see your AMAZING hard work translating to such beautiful results. You should be very proud. Make sure to share some of these pictures with your friends and family as they will be amazed to see you writing, reading and translating sentences in Arabic. Help me give a virtual clap to Caitlin E, Notash S, Samuel M, Amar A, Bridget K & Larab G. for translating these sentences in their coaching sessions. Have you attended your coaching this week?
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CLICK HERE Lesson 4: Ayn, Ghayn, Faa, Qaaf الدرس الرابع

CLICK HERE to hear our class Avatar introducing lesson 4.

In this lesson, you will learn :

  • How to voice out and write four letters of the Arabic alphabet : ع = Ayn - غ = Ghayn - ف = Faa – ق = Qaaf
  • How to identify the different shapes of these 4 letters in their different positions in a word.
  • The use of 3 characters ة / ـة= Taa Marbouta, ى= Alif Maqsoura, آ= Alif-Madda التاء المربوطة - الألف المقصورة - ألف المدّة
  • How to count in Arabic from 11 to 20.
  • Learn the value of respecting the elderly in the Arabic culture.

What assignments are due by the end of the week?

Assignment 4.1 ( Respecting the Elderly- Discussion Board) – Due day 2 of this week
Assignment 4.2 (Coaching Session) – Ongoing assignment through the week
Assignment 4.3 (Speaking & Reading) –Due day 3 of this week
Assignment 4.4 (Lesson 4 Writing) –Due day 4 of this week
End of Lesson 4 Number Quiz – Due at the end of this week
End of Lesson 4 Grammar & Vocab Quiz – Due at the end of this week
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CLICK HERE: To play memory game with Arabic alphabet

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Past due assignments!!!

I am still missing few assignments from this list from students who joined the class lately. Please submit your assignments and quizzes ASAP.

Lesson 3

  • Assignment 3.1 (Arab Scientists- Discussion Board)
  • Assignment 3.2 (Coaching Session)
  • Assignment 3.3 (Lesson 3 Comprehension)
  • Assignment 3.4 (Lesson 3 Writing)
  • Assignment 3.5 (End of Lesson 3 Quizzes (Writing & Speaking)

Lesson 2

  • Assignment 2.1 (Greeting Custom- Discussion Board)
  • Assignment 2.2 (Coaching Session)
  • Assignment 2.3 (Lesson 2 Comprehension)
  • Assignment 2.4 (Listening & Dictation)
  • End of Lesson 2 Quizzes (Writing & Speaking)
Lesson 1
  • Culture Corner Fun Facts Quiz
  • Assignment 1.1 (Lesson 1 Writing assignment)
  • Assignment 1.2 (Coaching Session)
  • Assignment 1.3 (Listening & Speaking)
  • End of Lesson 1 Quiz
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Language Coaching Sessions: Please make sure you attend coaching sessions at your designated time, day, and coach. It's a big part (20%) of your grade, and very important to attend! If you have an emergency and can't attend the session, please email your coach right away to let her/him know.
*If you miss a coaching session, make sure you make it up ASAP!
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Please don't hesitate to contact me if you have questions or concerns. الأستاذة إيستون