In the class, students will acquire basic speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills in the Arabic language. By the end of this year the students will be able to:
1- Learn about and explore the Arab culture, language, customs, and values.
2- Introduce themselves, greet others and express basic courtesy.
3- Initiate, respond and carry out short conversations.
4- Talk and write about themselves, their families and daily routines.
5- Write short personal letters, greetings, or apologies.
6- Talk about personal needs, shop for gifts, and read bills and receipts.
7- Learn the basic vocabulary in order to ask for and give limited instructions and directions
Goals (What should students know & be able to do by the end of the unit?)
• Greet their peers
• Introduce themselves
• Count from 1 to 30
• Identify names of countries
• Identify body parts
• Identify the shapes
• Identify the colors
• Tell the date