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The Spanish Department announced to the students the 2019-2020 AY’s Theme of the Year: #Yo Soy Líbano and invited them, through class activities, to discover some Spanish words with Arabic origin.
Going back in time to the Middle Ages, between 711 and 1492 AD, the Arabs colonized the territory of the Iberian Peninsula and named it “AL Andalus.” As a result, about 4,000 Spanish words are influenced by Arabic, which constitutes around 30% of the Spanish Language.
Grade 7, 8, and 9 L.P. and A.P., Grade 10, 11, and IBDP I participated in the activity. Among these words:
Please note that the Preschool Division’s parent-teacher meeting will be held on Friday, January 24, 2020 according to the time distribution below:
Nursery class teachers, assistants, and subject teachers will meet with parents.
KGI and KGII class teachers, assistants, and subject teachers will meet with parents according to alphabetical distribution as follows:
2:45 until 3:45 A,B,C,D,E,F
3:45 until 4:45 G,H,I,J,K,L,M
The Christmas season is a very religious time in Latin America and Spain. To celebrate this festivity, the Spanish Department, coordinated by Mrs. Maya Metni, organized a Christmas activity on December 18, 2019.
All groups participated in a preselection competition, organized by Spanish teachers Mr. Nassib Karam and Mr. Ramzi Richani, and two winning groups qualified to compete in the final competition.
With the support of their classmates, the contestants completed a series of tasks and answered questions to gain points and win the big prize.
إنطلاقًا من حرص قسم اللغة العربيّة على أهمّيّة القراءة، وعلى ما تحقّقه من متعة واستثمار للوقت، ولأنّ لها دورًا كبيرًا في صقل شخصيّة المتعلّم وتوسيع قدراته وآفاقه الفكريّة،أقامت معلّمتا الصّف الأساسيّ الرّابع، السّيّدة رنا سلّوم والآنسة جويس عبّود، نشاطًا في القراءة بعنوان "لعبة الأدوار"، مزج بين المنافسة والمرح والتّعليم في نفوس تلامذتنا، وفسح في المجال أمام كلّ فردٍ لاكتساب مهارات متعدّدة في آنٍ واحد.
As part of the Active Citizen Project for this academic year, Grade 5 students will participate in the Red Cross Awareness Campaign according to the following schedule:
Wednesday January 15, 2020
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