A-05.6: Use Alphabet-Letter Paired Grids with Arabic Characters
Know the Alphabet
1 Set of Four 81-Box Paired Grids for Each of Four Groups of Symbols: Three 3rds = ﺍ to ﺫ, ﺭ to ﻉ, ﻍ to ﻱ; the whole 28-Letter Alphabet ﺍ toﻱ.
Who They’re For:Native & Non-Native Speakers of English or Other Languages That Want to Practice Symbols of Non-English/Roman Alphabets
How They Might Help: Recognizing or using alphabetic letters, characters, or other symbols beyond the English/Roman “ABCs” helps both children and adults develop “higher-level” written language skills. It builds visual acuity, comparative discrimination, and cognitive learning abilities. It’s also an integral element of multi-cultural awareness.
What You’ll Do:
Focusing on 1/3 of the 28-letter Arabic alphabet at a time, learn, teach, or review the forms of the letters, their names, and thesounds they represent inspeech.
In pairs or teams, participants gain familiarity with the letters by playing Alphabet-Letter Paired Grid Games ofStrategy.
For spelling and writing practice, more advanced players can take these steps using vocabulary words instead of markers or markings in their Paired Grids. These mightbe printed in Arabic or Englishletters.
Review and reinforce your skills withGrids that display all 28 symbols together.