Count Your Way through the Arab World

From the Series Count Your Way

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 5

Arabic is spoken by nearly two hundred million people throughout the world. It is the official language in nineteen countries, and the co-official language in two other countries. From one language to ten miles of sand dunes, Jim Haskins’s simple text combines with Dana Gustafson’s striking full-color illustrations to lead readers on a fascinating journey through the Arab world.

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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 5
Genre Social Studies
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Millbrook Press ™
Language English
Publication Date 2009-08-01
BISACS JNF038080, JNF013030
Dewey 909'.0974927
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Guided Reading Level P
ATOS Reading Level 5.7
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 4327
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Awards, Index, Introductory note, Maps, Pronunciation guide, Reviewed, and Teaching Guides


  • NCSS/CBC Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People, Winner, 1987



“Useful for introducing other cultures, for short classroom reports, or for teaching children to count in another language”

Author: Jim Haskins

Illustrator: Dana Gustafson

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Count Your Way

Count Your Way from one to ten in languages from around the world. Each spread has beautiful, full-page art and a number displayed in both English and a second language, introducing a cultural aspect of the featured country. View available downloads →