New PDF release: A Kid's Guide to Arab American History: More Than 50

By Yvonne Wakim Dennis,Maha Addasi

ISBN-10: 1613740174

ISBN-13: 9781613740170

Many americans, educators integrated, mistakenly think all Arabs proportion a similar tradition, language, and faith, and feature only in the near past began immigrating to the USA. A Kid’s consultant to Arab American History dispels these and different stereotypes and offers a contemporary in addition to old examine the folks and reports that experience formed Arab American tradition. every one bankruptcy makes a speciality of a distinct staff of Arab americans together with these of Lebanese, Syrian, Palestinian, Jordanian, Egyptian, Iraqi, and Yemeni descent and contours greater than 50 enjoyable actions that spotlight their targeted arts, video games, garments, and nutrition. teenagers will love dancing the dabke, developing a derbekke drum, taking part in a video game of senet, making hummus, developing an arabesque layout, and crafting an Egyptian-style cuff bracelet. alongside the best way they are going to learn how to count number in Kurdish, decide up a couple of Syrian phrases for relatives, study a Yemeni announcing, and converse a bit Iraqi. brief biographies of amazing Arab americans, together with actor and philanthropist Danny Thomas, singer Paula Abdul, artist Helen Zughaib, and activist Ralph Nader, reveal a wide selection of careers and contributions.

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