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Welcome to Arabic!

I am extremely excited to have your child in my class! Everybody can learn a foreign language – they just have to try (and participate in class, of course). The students will be doing a lot of fun activities and projects in Arabic class this year. We are looking forward to work with you and your child in reaching his or her full potential. We will have many wonderful experiences and opportunities to learn and grow in the days and months ahead.

In my webpage you will find news, activities, and other materials beyond the classroom.  I am so excited that you visited my page.


These websites are very important for your child to learn the new vocabulary every week.

 http://quizlet.com/amalalazzeh

www.languagenut.com    This website is for (2nd - 8th grades):
 In this website your child has to write his/her username and password that he/she already has.


KG to 6th GRADE EVALUATION ASSESSMENT: 

 Weeks of August 22 & 29 - 2016
Current LessonBEGINNING OF THE YEAR Oral & Written EVALUATION ASSESSMENT
( Students will be evaluated on: Greetings, Personal information, Courtesy Expressions, Days of the week,  Months of the year, Weather, Seasons, Shapes, Colors, Numbers, Farm Animals, Forest Animals, School, Clothes, transportation, Daily routine, Feelings, and Food).

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Arabic Final Exam 
Week of May 23, 2016
Students will be reviewing next week on (My Family, Greetings, Transportation, Forest Amimals,  Farm Animals, Telling Time, Seasons, Days of the week, Months of the year, School Supplies, Feelings, Daily routine, Numbers,Shapes and Colors )
Final Exam Schedule:
Grades KG- 5th: Final Exam will be taken during normal class periods.

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Arabic Awards Ceremony 

Where: Manara Academy Middle School Gymnasium (for All students)

When: May 18, 2016


Time: 8:30-9:45 am                  KG, 1st & 2nd grade


Time: 10:15 am- 11:30 am       3rd, 4th & 5th grade



Looking forward in seeing you!


A letter will be sent home on the week of May 9, 2016 to the students who placed in Manara Academy School-wide Arabic Competitions. Please check your student's folders and join us to celebrate your Child's success on Wednesday May 18, 2016.

We are proud of all of our students at Manara Academy and look forward to another wonderful school year.


Congratulations to the following students for doing a superb job on the Spelling and Storytelling Competition.

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The name of the winners in the poetry competition:

KG

1st  place

Aisha Mewafy

 

 

2nd place

Sultana Alshuweir

Aliyah Hassan

Abdul Rahman Gabir

Zakariya Abdul Raheem

 

 

3rdplace:

 

Arham Aboobaker

Misbah Mubasher

Rushda Mohammed

Shayaan Shaheen


First Grade Poetry competition:

1st place:

 

Mana Hagi

 

2nd place:


Zoya Habib

Rimsha Fatima

Haadiya Hasan


3rd place:

Amna Mirza

Aariz Syed

 

Second Grade poetry competition:

1st place:


Nadeen Azzam

Hamzeh Mansour

 

2nd place:

Sara Al bataineh

Fardowsa Ibrahim

Rafia Noor

 

3rd place:

Awwab Ahmed

Mohammed Eltayeb

Amani Zaman

Sadaat Rahman

 

 Third Grade poetry competition

1st place:

Rama Hammoudeh

Sundus Hossain

 

2nd place:

Aafan Mohammed

Khalid Azzam

Aizah Ahmed

 

3rd place:

Ayan Faisal

Ilyas Khan

 Sana Fatima

Ibrahim Mohammed

 

Fourth grade poetry competition:

1st place:

Ali Aljabali

Najma Ibrahim

 

2nd place:

Maryam Batool

Muhammad Hamdan

Syed Zuhair Hossain

 

3rd place:

Yasmine Khamis

Aisha Hoque

Muhammad Abdur-Rehman

Amira Ismail



Fifth Grade poetry competition:

1st place:

Samiya Ibrahim

 

2nd place:

Salsabeel Hossain

Zuhaira Abdalla

Abdulla Osman

 

3nd place:

Yasmine El-Ali

Ramsey Hamzeh

 

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The name of the winners in the spelling competiotion:

 

First grade:

 

1st place:

Amna Mirza

 

 

2nd place:

Mustafa Mirza

Zoha Shehzad

 

 

3rd place:

Zoya Habib

 

 

 

Third grade:

 

1st place:

Khalid Azzam

 

 

2nd place:

Aafan Mohammed

 

 

 

3rd place:

Aizah Ahmed

 

 

Second grade:

 

1st place:

Sara Albataineh

 

 

2nd place:

Ayesha Imran

Hamzeh Mansour

Awwab Ahmed

 

 

3rd place:

Rafia Noor

Abdullah Bakshi

 

 

Fourth grade:

 

1st place:

Aisha Hoque

 

 

2nd place:

Mahmoud Mohamoud

 

 

 

3rd place:

Ali Aljabali

 

 

 

Fifth grade:

1st place:                                                  2nd place:                                                      3rd  place:

 

           

Abdulla Osman                                    Abdul baset Amiri                                      Salsabeel Hossain

                                                                                                                                     Aamina Ahmed

                                                        

 

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Poetry and spelling Competitions

It is time to get ready for Manara Academy poetry and spelling competitions level 11.
The competitions will be held in the week of April 18, 2016 during the Arabic class time. The students have already begun practicing for the competitions during the class time. Please help your children to practice at home in order to be prepared for the competitions.

Arabic Poetry Competition

2015-2016

Where: Arabic and French room. (For all grade levels)

When

Grade

Monday April 18, 2016

 Time:  8:30 to 9:15

  3rd grade                       

Monday April 18, 2016

 Time:  10:30 to 11:15

  KG

Tuesday April 19, 2016

 Time:  11:45 to 12:30

  4th grade

Tuesday April 19, 2016

 Time:  2:45 to 3:25

  5th grade

Wednesday April 20, 2016

 Time:  1:00 to 1:45

  1st grade

Friday April 22, 2016

 Time:  9:30 to 10:15

  2nd grade

The guidelines:

·         ·    The students will be reading the poem with emotions.

·           ·    The students will be judged based on their fluency, pronunciation, poise, and delivery.

·           ·  The poem will be sent home. Please help your child practice daily.

·           ·   All participants will receive 100% in participation grades.

·           ·  Students will be awarded certificates, Trophies, and medals.

     Parents are welcome to attend

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Arabic Spelling competition

                            2015 - 2016

When

Grade

 Monday April 18, 2016

 Time:  11:45 to 12:30

 

                  4th grade

Monday April 18, 2016

 Time:  1:00 to 1:45

 

                  1st grade

 

 

Monday April 18, 2016

 Time:  2:45 to 3:25

 

                  5th grades

Tuesday April 19, 2016

 Time:  9:30 to 10:15

 

                  2nd grade

 

Tuesday April 19, 2016

 Time:  8:30 to 9:15

 

                  3rd grade

 

Writing competition guidelines:

 ·         Students will be judged by writing the words correctly. 

·                ·   Each spelling word will be repeated 3 times.

·                ·  All participants will receive 100% in participation grades.

·                 ·    Students will be awarded certificates, medals, and trophies.

    Thank you for all of your support


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Animals Theme (December - Jan 2016)


The learning Targets:

I can recognize vocabulary related to the animals theme.

I can make meaningful sentences using the new vocabulary.

I can classify animals according to their habitats.

I can classify animals according to their traits.

I can describe the animals (color-size-texture-and what they eat).

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The Solar system (Third Grade)


The learning targets:

I can recognize new vocabulary related to the solar system in Arabic.

I can read and understand facts about the planets.

I can make short sentences about the planets.
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School Theme (October-November 2015)

The Learning targets:

I can and use selected classroom expressions

I can recognize and use selected vocabulary for classroom objects.

I can describe the usage of my school supplies.




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Daily routine :September 2015


The Learning targets:

I can recognize my daily routine in the target language.

I can read a paragraph related to the daily routine and understand the meaning of it.

I can ask and answer questions related to the new leson in the target language.





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Dear parents:
The students have been reviewing all of what they have learned this year in preparation for the final exam. This week (5/17/2015) I will be testing them on these dates:

First, second & third grade will be testing on Thursday 5/21/2015

Fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh, & eighth grade will be testing on Wednesday 5/20/2015 
  
Thank you.






Welcome back to Manara Academy annual Arabic Poetry & Spelling Competitions.
 Week of March 2,2015
Students in 1st - 5th grades will be having poetry competition this year. Also, the students in 6th - 8th grades will be having a spelling competition.
Schedule:
Arabic Poetry competition:

When

Grade

          Thursday March 5, 2015   Time:  9:00 to 9:45

1st grade 

               Thursday March 5, 2015        Time:  1:00 to 2:00

2nd grade 

               Thursday March 5, 2015        Time:  2:30 to 3:30

3rd grade 

              Wednesday March 4,2015    Time:  2:30 to 3:30

4th grade

               Wednesday March 4,2015                   Time:  12:15 to 1:30             

5th grade

 

Arabic Spelling Competition  


When            



Grades

               Wednesday March 4, 2015      Time:  8:00 to 9:00

7th - 8th  grade (20 words)

               Wednesday March 4, 2015         Time:  10:00 to 11:00

  6th grade (20 words)

The guidelines for the poetry competition:

·           The students will be reading the poem with emotions.

·           The students will be judged based on their fluency, pronunciation,       poise, and delivery.

·         The poem will be sent home. Please help your child practice daily.

·          All participants will receive 100% in participation grades.

    Students will be awarded certificates and prizes.

The guidelines for the spelling competition:

 Students will be judged by a written exam of(20) words.


 Each spelling word will be repeated 3 times.


 The Spelling list will be sent home. Please encourage your child practice.


 All participants will receive 100% in participation grades.


Certificates and prizes will be awarded for the winners.

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(Home Theme): from 12/1/2014 - 1/16/2015
The Learning Targets for this week:1/12/2015

- I can recognize extended vocabulary related to the home theme.
- I can read a paragraph related to the home theme and understand the meaning of it. (2nd - 8th grades).
- I can ask and answer questions related to the paragraph.
 

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Final Exam Schedule (during normal class periods):
Monday 5/19/2014 :   1st , 2nd, 4th, 5th, 7th / 8th  
Tuesday  5/20/2014 :  KG, 3rd, 6th

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Dear parents:  

Please join us on Tuesday May 27-2014 to celebrate your child's success and achievements in Arabic during our World Language Awards Ceremony. All awards, certificates, medals, and trophies for the students who placed on the Manara Academy Arabic Spelling and Poetry Competitions will be given.

Congratulations!

Arabic Awards Ceremony 

Where: Manara Academy Elementary School Gymnasium (for All students)

When: May 27, 2014

Time: 8:30-9:30 am                   2nd & 3rd grade

Time: 9:45- 10:45 am                6th, 7th, & 8th grade

Time: 12:30 pm- 1:30 pm         4th & 5th grade

Time: 1:45- 2:45 pm.                KG & 1st grade

 

Manara Academy Poetry competition winners:

First grade’s winners

Second grade’s winners

1st place            Wafiya Wadud

1st place             Aisha Hoque

2nd place            Khalid Azzam

2nd place            Tabassum Azad

2nd place             Raifa Reza

2nd place            Najma Ibrahim 

2nd place            Yahya Saleem

2nd place             Huma Shaik

3rd place            Sundus Hossain

3rd place             Noman Ibrahim

3rd place             Sara Khan

3rd place     Sarah Binhaidarah

3rd place            Dina Assaad

3rd place           Tarannum Azad

3rd place            Micrash Elmi

3rd place            Maryam Batool



Third grade’s winners

Fourth grade’s winners

1st place           Samatar Said

1st place       Ayah Abou-Jamous

2nd place           Jude Sabri

1st  place          Essam Osman   

2nd place            Salsabeel Hossain           

2nd place           Muriam Ahmad   

2nd place       Arub Aboobaker  

2nd place             Emma Hoque

3rd place            Samiya Ibrahim

3rd place             Lamees Al-Rammah

3rdplace               Ayman Mohammed           

3rd place             Ferdous  Isak

3rd place           Aamina /ahmed          

3rd place             Khadija Khan

3rd place               Uzair Jamaluddin          

           


Fifth grade’s winners

1st place           Yusra Ibrahim

2nd place           Saabiriin Mohamed

2nd place           Raafe Ghori

3rd place           Zaid Al-Daas

3rd place           Sana Shaik               

3rd place            Maaham Chaudhry          


Manara Academy Spelling competition winners:


Sixth grade’s winners

7th/8th  grade’s winners

1st place           Amna Khan

1st place           Aisha Ahmad

2nd place           Khuwaylah

2nd   place         Hafsa Mujeeb  

3rd place            Samiya Said

3rd place           Amira Ahmad


Congratulations !!!

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Arabic Spelling competition

                   2014 - 2015                 

 

Where:  Arabic Classroom

When

Grade

 Friday May 2nd  , 2014

 Time:  8:00 to 9:00

 

6th grade

Wednesday April 30, 2014

 Time:  8:00 to 9:00

 

7th /8th  grades

Writing competition guidelines:

·        Students will be judged by writing the words correctly. 

·       Each spelling word will be repeated 3 times.

·         All participants will receive 100% in participation grades.

·        Students will be awarded certificates and prizes.

 

Thank you for all of your support

Teacher Amal Alazzeh.

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Arabic Poetry Competition

Where: Arabic Classroom

When

Grade

 Thursday May 1st , 2014

 Time:  11:45 to 12:30

 

 

  1st  grade

Thursday May 1st , 2014

 Time:  9:30 to 10:30

 

 

  2nd grade                 

 Wednesday April 30, 2014

  Time:  10:30 to 11:30

 

 

  3rd grade                 

 Wednesday April 30, 2014

  Time:  2:30  to 3:20

 

 

  4th grade             

Thursday May 1st , 2014

 Time:  12:30  to 1:30

 

 

  5th grade             


The guidelines:

·       The students will be reading the poem with emotions.

·       The students will be judged based on their fluency, pronunciation, poise, and delivery.

·       The poem will be sent home. Please help your child practice daily.

·       All participants will receive 100% in participation grades.

·       Students will be awarded certificates and prizes.

.

Parents are welcome to attend

Thank you for all of your support

Amal Alazzeh

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The Transportation Theme
From 2/3/2014 - 2/28/2014


The Learninig Targets:

- I can recognize vocabulary related to the transportation vehicles.


.- I can describe size, and color of the vehicles.


  - I can place transportation vehicles where I see them (sky, sea, or
 
    land).

  -  I can recognize some verbs, and adjectives to use them to make

 meaningful sentences.


 - I can read a paragraph related to the transportation theme and 

answer questions related to it.



- I can write the new vocabulary correctly.

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Forest Animals: (1/6/2014 - 1/20/2013)



The Learning Targets:

1- I can recognize vocabulary about forest animals.
 
2- I can describe size, color, sounds, texture and movements of animals.

3- I can classify animals according to their habitat.

4- I can read and understand a conversation paragraph related to forest animals.

5- I can spell the new vocabulary correctly.

The complexity will differ according to the grade level.

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Farm Animals
 (weeks of Dec 9, 2013 - Dec 16 , 2013)

The Learning Targets:

1- I can recognize vocabulary about farm animals.
 
2- I can describe size, color, sounds, texture and movements of animals.

3- I can classify animals according to their habitat.

4- I can read and understand a conversation paragraph related to farm animals.

5- I can spell the new vocabulary correctly.

The complexity will differ according to the grade level.

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I'm Honored to announce the winners of the 2013 



       Annual Arabic Spelling, Listening, and poetry 


        competitions. 

  

      These individuals have all shown mastery in their 


       respective categories of competition. 



The name of the winners in the

 (Spelling competition)

(2012-2013)


6th grade:

1st place:   Mohammed Abrar Ali Khan  

2nd place:  Sabihah Islam

3rd place: Hafsa Mujeeb

 

 

7/8th grades:

1st place:   Ameer  Syedibrahim

2nd place:  Aamina Shaikh

3rd place:   Amjad Syedibrahim/ Faheem Abu-Bakr



The name of the winners in the

 (Poetry competition)

(2012 – 2013)

 

1st grade:  

1st place:   Huma Shaik  /  Naeemah Kerim

2nd place:  Aisha Hoque / Sara Al-Marifawi

3rd place:   Anas Kareem

 

2nd  grade:

1st place:   Ilyas Omar

2nd place:  Hajer Al Abedredha

3rd place:   Noor Afaneh

 

3rd  grade:

1st place:    Ayah Abu-Jamous / Emma Hoque

2nd place:   Aayesha Syedibrahim /Eman Shaik

3rd place:    Khadija khan/ Zubiya Syeda

 

 

4th   grade:

1st place:   Yusra Ibrahim

2nd place:  Huriya Babar

3rd place:   Saabiriin Mohamed

 

 

5th   grade:

1st place:    Maher Labanieh

2nd place:   Abdullah Rafique

3rd place:    Muhammad Patel


 

The name of the winners in the

(Listening competition)

(2012 – 2013)

 

1st grade:  

1st place:   Sarah Al-Marifawi

2nd place:  Saudah Yusuf

3rd place:  Mahmoud Mahamoud

 

2nd  grade:

1st place:   Nour Afaneh

2nd place:  Abdulla Osman /  Hajer Al Abedredha 

3rd place:   Mazzen Awad

 

3rd  grade:

1st place:   Hussein Beny-Arid  

2nd place:  Moamen Abdulnabi

3rd place:  Aaliyah Khan/ Yusuf black/Abdulsamad  Mohamed.

 

 

4th   grade:

1st place:   Yasir Osman

2nd place:  Zaid Al-Daas

3rd place:   Mohammad Al-Abedredha / Yusra Ibrahim

 

 

5th   grade:

1st place:    Rami Maghaida

2nd place:   Maher Labanieh

3rd place:   Aaminah Imran / Yahya Black

 

6th   grade:

1st place:   Mohammed Abrar Ali Khan  

2nd place:  Yazan Hamzeh / Adam Al-Etoum

 

 

7th   grade:

1st place:   Waseem Atteyah  / Roua Dagoushin

2nd place:   Ijaz Mohamed

3rd place:   Amjad Syedibrahim

 

 

8th   grade:

1st place:   Hanaan Howard / Mubarak Galab

2nd place:  Hira Malik

 

Congratulations!!!!!!!

 

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Arabic Spelling competition

2012- 2013

 Where :  Arabic Classroom

When

Grade

Monday April 29, 2013

Time: 8:00 to 9: 07

6th grade

Tuesday  April 30, 2013              

  Time: 8:00 to 9:07

7th /8th  grades

 

Writing competition guidelines:

  • Students will be judged by writing the words correctly.
  • Each spelling word will be repeated 3 times.
  • All participants will receive 100% in participation grades.

 Thank you for all of your support

  Teacher Amal Alazzeh

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Arabic Poetry Competition

2o12 - 2013

   Where:  Arabic Classroom                

When

Grade

Monday  April 29, 2013        

 

   Time:  2:00 to 3:00

1st grade

Tuesday April 30, 2013

 

 Time:  9:30 to 10:30

2nd grade                 

Tuesday May 7, 2013

 

          Time:  2:00  to 3:00

3rd  grade             

Tuesday April 30, 2013

 

         Time:  12:15 to 1:15

4th grade                            

Monday  April 29, 2013 

 

        Time:  12:15 to 1:15

5th  grade             

The guidelines:

·       The students will be reading the poem with emotions.

·       The students will be judged based on their fluency, pronunciation, poise, and delivery.

·       The poem will be sent home. Please help your child practice daily.

·       All participants will receive 100% in participation grades.

·       Students will be awarded certificates and prizes.


Parents are welcome to attend

Thank you for all of your support

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