Skill Resources


Read Arabic!

Read Arabic!, funded by the U.S. Department of Education, provides online reading lessons for beginning and intermediate students.

These resources are on par with the national standards for Arabic instruction, developed by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign languages. These are great resources for keeping your skills up on your own, and can be used in classroom settings too!


The beginner-level materials range from greetings and colors to shopping lists and weather forecasts.

The intermediate level resources offer everything from sample Classified Ads to biographies about famous people and musicians in the Arab world.

Read Newspapers in Arabic!

One of the best ways to improve your reading and keep up on current events is to read in a foreign language