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By Yvonne Wakim Dennis

Many americans, educators incorporated, mistakenly think all Arabs percentage an identical tradition, language, and faith, and feature just recently began immigrating to the U.S.. A child's consultant to Arab American History dispels those and different stereotypes and gives a modern in addition to old examine the folk and studies that experience formed Arab American tradition. every one bankruptcy makes a speciality of a special staff 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 specified arts, video games, garments, and foodstuff. young ones 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 best way they are going to learn how to count number in Kurdish, choose up a couple of Syrian phrases for relations, examine a Yemeni asserting, and converse a little...

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A new state law had given workers a shorter workweek, and angry factory owners lowered pay. Over 20,000 textile employees went on strike, including women and children. Not only did Lebanese Americans help organize strikes, Arab American women strikers ran soup kitchens to feed their fellow strikers. It was the first time non-Arab workers had ever tasted Lebanese dishes like tabbouleh. The strikers were triumphant and showed the world that semiskilled workers, many of them new immigrants and half of them women, could make a difference.

Regardless of how much “Arab” is in Arab Americans, they are all 100 percent American and, like other Americans, still celebrate some customs from the old country. A Kid’s Guide to Arab American History explores some of these traditions that define Arab American cultures. This book features people from the countries that are most represented in the United States, such as Lebanon, Syria, Palestine, and Egypt. Because the number of immigrants from Comoros, Djibouti, Mauritania, Sudan, and Somalia is so tiny, Arab Americans from these countries are not included in A Kid’s Guide to Arab Americans.

Cut a piece of wax paper the same size as the large side of the box. Tape it in place on the inside of the box. The audience will see the side of the box with wax paper. Decorate the sides and front of the box with the colored tape and markers, but don’t draw on the wax paper. Write a script for your puppets, using the dialogue in the story. You can add characters and dialogue. Use the cardboard from the box to make the puppets by cutting out the shapes of a horse, four emirs, and a thief. You can make trees or other characters, too.

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