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

By Yvonne Wakim Dennis,Maha Addasi

Many americans, educators incorporated, mistakenly think all Arabs percentage a similar tradition, language, and faith, and feature just recently all 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 reviews that experience formed Arab American tradition. each one bankruptcy specializes in a special staff 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 precise arts, video games, garments, and foodstuff. young ones will love dancing the dabke, developing a derbekke drum, enjoying a video game of senet, making hummus, growing 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, choose up a number of Syrian phrases for kinfolk, study a Yemeni announcing, and converse a bit Iraqi. brief biographies of outstanding 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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