25/04/2015

Teaching Arabic with Alif Baa and Al-Kitaab 3e with Dr. Al-Batal - YouTube

Teaching Arabic with Alif Baa and Al-Kitaab 3e with Dr. Al-Batal - YouTube:



Greetings from Georgetown University Press!

This past January, Dr. Mahmoud Al-Batal, one author of the Al-Kitaab textbooks, held a 
webinar to help Arabic teachers plan their lessons using Alif Baa Third Edition and Al-Kitaab Parts 1 and 2, Third Edition
 
The webinar was conducted in Arabic and covered:
-How to cover the lessons and divide them over class meetings
-How to assign drills for homework or in-class activities
-How to help students learn vocabulary
-How to utilize the companion web site to enhance students’ learning
-Strategies for integrating the teaching of dialect and formal Arabic while using theAl-Kitaab program
 
An interactive recording of this webinar is available on Adobe Connect, or you canwatch it on our YouTube channel. Materials from this webinar are available in this public Google documents folder. If you'd like to learn more about the Al-Kitaabseries, please visit our website.
 
Dr. Mahmoud Al-Batal is Professor of Arabic and Director of the Arabic Flagship program in the Department of Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Texas, Austin. He received his PhD in Near Eastern Studies with specialization in Arabic Linguistics from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He is one of the authors of the Al-Kitaab Arabic textbook series published by Georgetown University Press. His main area of research is Teaching Arabic as a Foreign Language (TAFL) and he has written numerous articles in this area. He regularly offers teacher training workshops for college level teachers of Arabic and is the designer and developer of "Aswaat Arabiyya," an Arabic listening materials website for learners and teachers of Arabic.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-D4yWoww_AQ