Practicing/Teaching Arabic to children

How I raised my child in Arabic as a non-native speaker

How I raised my child in Arabic as a non-native speaker (updated 2020)

! مَرْحَباً Welcome to Arabic Seeds’ blog! This is our very first blog-post so I introduce myself a little and explain the objectives of this blog: I am Emilie, founder of Arabic Seeds, a French mom raising a multilingual child with an emphasis on Arabic. Through this blog, I want to share my experience in raising …

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Commands in Arabic – Arabic at home

We get a lot of requests from parents asking to translate common commands we daily say to children. Integrating Arabic into your life with your children is one of the best efficient Arabic learning approaches we encourage, so we created this page for you! You can also use some of the commands for a fun …

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Five Sensory Play Activities to teach the Arabic Alphabet [Guest Post]

For this new guest post, I am happy to welcome Eman, the inspiring and creative mum behind “Tala and Mommy” .  She is a pharmacist turned into a SAHM (stay at home mom). She loves to do learning activities and crafts with her daughter, Tala. I warmly thank her for sharing her great Arabic teaching ideas!Here …

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"How I started an Arabic Playgroup" [guest post]

Today, I am glad to welcome a special guest on our blog: the mum behind the instagram account @raising_arabic_stars. In the following testimony, she speaks about how she started an Arabic playgroup with other mums in order to enhance her child’s Arabic learning:   “When my daughter didn’t get her nursery place right away at our local setting, …

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DIY Snow globe & winter printable

How to easily make a snow globe with your kids to go with our “The white surprise” printable. Supplies:   Jar with lid or a plastic snow globe from a store. Glitter, sequins or other tiny craft supplies that can look like snow Small item to add inside for decoration like a fir tree Water …

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How to Teach Arabic to children the right way [guest post]

Today, I am glad to welcome a special guest on our blog: Ohood Al-Omar, director of Al-Kawthar Learning Center, particularly providing Arabic immersion programs for children in USA (Orange county). In this article, she speaks about the challenges of teaching Arabic and the right solutions to effectively teach this language to children. It is aimed at parents, educators and …

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Fall themed Arabic Unit for Kids – Play based & Practice of the 4 Language Skills

Fall Unit’s play-based lessons plan ! مَرْحَباً In this blog-post, I am glad to suggest you a Fall-themed Unit plan based on: our resources from the Fall Unit (mentioned in the post in orange) playful, creative and enjoyable activities, meaningful context and repetitions,  activities suitable for all kinds of learners: kinesthetic (physical), auditory, oral and visual. and the practice of the 4 skills of …

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Teaching Arabic Letters…to Non Native Speakers

The best approach when it comes to teaching letters to beginners                       Teaching Arabic to beginners in the right way with the right methodology is a primordial step toward a future successful learning. In the last past two decades, many teachers elaborated several curriculums on the topic. …

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DIY Eid Banner in Arabic with your Kids

! مَرْحَباً As a mother willing to pass Arabic on her child, I always try to find ways to integrate more Arabic in our daily life. Especially if you live in a non-Arabic country like us, your children are not exposed to the Arabic script in the streets, at the supermarket, on the cereals box etc…That’s why, we have to …

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3 engaging Activities for Kids about the Arabic Letter ب

! مَرْحَباً I had the opportunity to make a demo about the Arabic letter ب to a class of 5-6 year old children at an Arabic Saturday School. They were already knowing the isolated letter. The main objectives of this lesson: – practice of their Arabic Listening & Writing skills, – recognition of the letter ب at the beginning, …

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