Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk

Curriculum

The Arabiyyah.com curriculum covers all 4 modes of communication: reading, writing, listening and speaking.

It is divided into progressive stages starting from Level 1 (beginner) to Level 14 (near-native), with each Level comprising of several Chapters of the 2014 edition of the “Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” series of books.

  • Every student is offered a free placement test at the start of their course.
  • Each Chapter introduces new vocabulary and aspects of grammar with the aid of scripted conversations, role-play exercises, teacher-student conversation and written exercises.
  • Detailed lesson plans are available for each of the 14 Levels.
  • Level 1 starts with basic greetings and introductions.
  • From Level 7 onwards, teaching is supplemented by more advanced texts as appropriate such as “Al-Ajurrumiyyah“.
  • Students receive PDFs covering the Levels and materials being taught at the start of the course.
Level 1

Level 1

Book 1

“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 1, Chapter 1: Introductions4 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 1, Chapter 2: The Family4 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 1, Chapter 3: The Home4 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 1, Chapter 4: Daily Life4 hours
Mid-level test1 hour
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 1, Chapter 5: Food and Drink4 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 1, Chapter 6: The Prayer4 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 1, Chapter 7: Studies4 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 1, Chapter 8: Work4 hours
Written test1 hour
Oral test1 hour
Total 35 hours
Level 2

Level 2

Book 1

“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 1, Chapter 9: Shopping4 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 1, Chapter 10: The Weather4 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 1, Chapter 11: People and Places4 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 1, Chapter 12: Hobbies4 hours
Mid-level test1 hour
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 1, Chapter 13: Travel4 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 1, Chapter 14: Hajj and Umrah4 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 1, Chapter 15: Health4 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 1, Chapter 16: Holidays4 hours
Written test1 hour
Oral test1 hour
Total 35 hours
Level 3

Level 3

Book 2

“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 2, Chapter 1: Healthcare8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 2, Chapter 2: Recreation8 hours
Mid-level test1 hour
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 2, Chapter 3: Married Life8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 2, Chapter 4: City Life8 hours
Written test1 hour
Oral test1 hour
Total 35 hours
Level 4

Level 4

Book 2

“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 2, Chapter 5: Teaching and Learning8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 2, Chapter6: Professions8 hours
Mid-level test1 hour
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 2, Chapter 7: The Arabic Language8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 2, Chapter 8: Gifts8 hours
Written test1 hour
Oral test1 hour
Total 35 hours
Level 5

Level 5

Book 2

“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 2, Chapter 9: The World is a Small Village8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 2, Chapter 10: Cleanliness8 hours
Mid-level test1 hour
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 2, Chapter 11: Islam8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 2, Chapter 12: The Youth8 hours
Written test1 hour
Oral test1 hour
Total 35 hours
Level 6

Level 6

Book 2

“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 2, Chapter 13: The Islamic World8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 2, Chapter 14: Security8 hours
Mid-level test1 hour
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 2, Chapter 15: Pollution8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 2, Chapter 16: Energy8 hours
Written test1 hour
Oral test1 hour
Total 35 hours
Level 7

Level 7

Book 3

“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 3, Chapter 1: The Timeless Miracle
& Parts of “Al-Ajurrumiyyah”
8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 3, Chapter 2: A Day in the Life of a Young Person
& Studies in balaghah (rhetoric)
8 hours
Mid-level test1 hour
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 3, Chapter 3: Minorities in the World
& Parts of “Al-Ajurrumiyyah”
8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 3, Chapter 4: The Sunnah of the Prophet (peace be upon him)
& Studies in balaghah (rhetoric)
8 hours
Written test1 hour
Oral test1 hour
Total 35 hours
Level 8

Level 8

Book 3

“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 3, Chapter 5: Children and Reading
& Parts of “Al-Ajurrumiyyah”
8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 3, Chapter 6: Brain-drain
& Studies in balaghah (rhetoric)
8 hours
Mid-level test1 hour
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 3, Chapter 7: Good sleep… Good day
& Parts of “Al-Ajurrumiyyah”
8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 3, Chapter 8: Anecdotes and a Party
& Studies in balaghah (rhetoric)
8 hours
Written test1 hour
Oral test1 hour
Total 35 hours
Level 9

Level 9

Book 3

“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 3, Chapter 9: True Equality
& Parts of “Al-Ajurrumiyyah”
8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 3, Chapter 10: Kindness Towards Animals
& Studies in balaghah (rhetoric)
8 hours
Mid-level test1 hour
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 3, Chapter 11: Arabic Proverbs
& Parts of “Al-Ajurrumiyyah”
8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 3, Chapter 12: Marital Disputes
& Studies in balaghah (rhetoric)
8 hours
Written test1 hour
Oral test1 hour
Total 35 hours
Level 10

Level 10

Book 3

“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 3, Chapter 13: Relationships Between Parents and Children
& Parts of “Al-Ajurrumiyyah”
8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 3, Chapter 14: The Water Origin of Life and its Mystery
& Studies in balaghah (rhetoric)
8 hours
Mid-level test1 hour
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 3, Chapter 15: A Father’s Will
& Parts of “Al-Ajurrumiyyah”
8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 3, Chapter 16: From Walid’s Diary
& Studies in balaghah (rhetoric)
8 hours
Written test1 hour
Oral test1 hour
Total 35 hours
Level 11

Level 11

Book 4

“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 4, Chapter 1: From the Dangers of Smoking
& Parts of “Al-Ajurrumiyyah”
8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 4, Chapter 2: Recreation
& Studies in balaghah (rhetoric)
8 hours
Mid-level test1 hour
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 4, Chapter 3: Choose a Wife
& Parts of “Al-Ajurrumiyyah”
8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 4, Chapter 4: Holy Cities
& Studies in balaghah (rhetoric)
8 hours
Written test1 hour
Oral test1 hour
Total 35 hours
Level 12

Level 12

Book 4

“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 4, Chapter 5: Schools and Scientific Institutes
& Parts of “Al-Ajurrumiyyah”
8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 4, Chapter 6: How to Choose Your Career
& Studies in balaghah (rhetoric)
8 hours
Mid-level test1 hour
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 4, Chapter 7: Between Arabic and The Quran
& Parts of “Al-Ajurrumiyyah”
8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 4, Chapter 8: Scientists Have Won the King Faisal Award
& Studies in balaghah (rhetoric)
8 hours
Written test1 hour
Oral test1 hour
Total 35 hours
Level 13

Level 13

Book 4

“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 4, Chapter 9: Globalisation
& Parts of “Al-Ajurrumiyyah”
8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 4, Chapter 10: Cleanliness
& Studies in balaghah (rhetoric)
8 hours
Mid-level test1 hour
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 4, Chapter 11: The Seeker of The Truth
& Parts of “Al-Ajurrumiyyah”
8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 4, Chapter 12: Layers of Friends
& Studies in balaghah (rhetoric)
8 hours
Written test1 hour
Oral test1 hour
Total 35 hours
Level 14

Level 14

Book 4

“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 4, Chapter 13: The Effects of Islamic Culture
& Parts of “Al-Ajurrumiyyah”
8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 4, Chapter 14: Knowledge of Security
& Studies in balaghah (rhetoric)
8 hours
Mid-level test1 hour
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 4, Chapter 15: Protection from Pollution
& Parts of “Al-Ajurrumiyyah”
8 hours
“Al Arabiyyah Bayna Yadayk” Book 4, Chapter 16: Types of Energy
& Studies in balaghah (rhetoric)
8 hours
Written test1 hour
Oral test1 hour
Total 35 hours