Arabic Between Your Hands Series is one of the programs in a collection of programs called “Arabic For All”. This series is a developed version of the book “Arabic Between Your Hands”, that introduces a comprehensive curriculum for teaching Arabic for non-Arabic speakers, students and teachers. This curriculum is developed for educational entities, including schools, college and universities. It starts with the basic level, and continues with the students until they master Arabic language, that enables them to join university and continue their Arabic studies in various majors. The authors of the original series, who are an academic team specialized in teaching Arabic for non-Arabic speakers, has developed this series.
Level’s units, books and lessons:
The first level consists of two parts (books), each of which includes 8 units (total of 16 units). Each unit consists of 9 lessons, constituting a total of 144 basic lessons in this level.
- The lessons of each unit are organized as follows:
- First lesson: First dialogue, its vocabularies and exercises 2 pages
- Second lesson: Second dialogue, its vocabularies and exercises 2 pages
- Third lesson: Third dialogue, its vocabularies and exercises 2 pages
- Fourth lesson: Vocabularies exercises and additional vocabularies. 2 pages
- Fifth Lesson: Grammar structures and exercises. 4 pages
- Sixth lesson: Sounds 3 pages
- Seventh lesson: Speaking and exercises 3 pages
- Eighth lesson: Reading and exercises 3 pages
- Ninth lesson: Writing and exercises 4 pages
- Total of 25 pages per unit
*Tests and Evaluations:
Two types of tests are included in the first level:
- Short tests: 8 tests in each two units .
- Two comprehensive tests for determining level:
- Midlevel comprehensive test (at the end of the first book)
- Final comprehensive test (at the end of the second book)
At the end of the third level, there is a list of vocabularies that are used in each unit and another list of all the vocabularies of the level arranged alphabetically. It also contains comprehension texts and access to digital audio for all text and some exercises that are used in this level.