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

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By Yvonne Wakim Dennis,Maha Addasi

ISBN-10: 1613740174

ISBN-13: 9781613740170

Many americans, educators integrated, mistakenly think all Arabs proportion an identical tradition, language, and faith, and feature only in the near past started immigrating to the U.S.. A Kid’s consultant to Arab American History dispels these and different stereotypes and presents a contemporary in addition to ancient examine the folk and reports that experience formed Arab American tradition. each one bankruptcy specializes in a distinct workforce 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 precise arts, video games, garments, and nutrition. young children will love dancing the dabke, developing a derbekke drum, taking part in a online 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, decide up a couple of Syrian phrases for kinfolk, study a Yemeni asserting, and converse a bit Iraqi. brief biographies of extraordinary Arab american citizens, together with actor and philanthropist Danny Thomas, singer Paula Abdul, artist Helen Zughaib, and activist Ralph Nader, show a wide selection of careers and contributions.

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