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‘arabee’ is a multi-format Arabic language program for teaching Arabic to children aged 3-12 years. The program focuses on teaching all four skills: reading, writing, listening and speaking. arabee caters to all types of learners, visual, auditory, kinaesthetic, reading and writing exercises. arabee’s approach is based on modern pedagogical methodologies. These are embedded within the structure and content of the program, which culminates in progressive learning with maximum retention for students. arabee’s online and physical resources maintain the same characters and language across all mediums thus ensuring consistency and constant reinforcement of concepts for learners. The primary motivation behind creating arabee was to provide an Arabic program which has an immediate impact on children and makes learning Arabic enjoyable and easy. Based on a pedagogy of fun, arabee’s vision is “Love to learn Arabic, Learn to love Arabic”.
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Ferakh Lakhany / Co-founder arabee , Lenka Basweidan / Founder and CEO

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Hala Al Ali / Co-founder

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