A Kid's Guide to Arab American History: More Than 50 by Yvonne Wakim Dennis,Maha Addasi PDF

By Yvonne Wakim Dennis,Maha Addasi

ISBN-10: 1613740174

ISBN-13: 9781613740170

Many americans, educators integrated, mistakenly think all Arabs percentage a similar tradition, language, and faith, and feature just recently started immigrating to the USA. A Kid’s consultant to Arab American History dispels these and different stereotypes and presents a contemporary in addition to ancient examine the folks and stories that experience formed Arab American tradition. each one bankruptcy makes a speciality of a unique team of Arab american citizens together with these of Lebanese, Syrian, Palestinian, Jordanian, Egyptian, Iraqi, and Yemeni descent and lines greater than 50 enjoyable actions that spotlight their particular arts, video games, garments, and meals. youngsters will love dancing the dabke, developing a derbekke drum, taking part in a video game of senet, making hummus, growing an arabesque layout, and crafting an Egyptian-style cuff bracelet. alongside the way in which they are going to learn how to count number in Kurdish, choose up a couple of Syrian phrases for kin, examine a Yemeni announcing, and communicate a bit Iraqi. brief biographies of remarkable Arab americans, together with actor and philanthropist Danny Thomas, singer Paula Abdul, artist Helen Zughaib, and activist Ralph Nader, display a large choice of careers and contributions.

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