Online Classes

Term Dates

Spring Term 2021:

  • 10 Jan 2021 – 28 Mar 2021

Half Term Break:

  • 14 and 21 Feb 2021

Summer Term 2021:

  • 25 Apr 2021 – 11 Jul 2021

Half Term Break:

  • 30 May 2021 and 6 Jun 2021

Autumn Term 2021-22:

  • 19 Sept 2021 – 5 Dec 2021

Half Term Break:

  • 24 and 31 Oct 2021

Stage 1

Arabic Stage 1

For preschool (0-3y) children. Singing, storytelling and fun language-building games!
10:15 am – 11:00 am GMT
Mai
You will be directed to the Kalamna Cambridge registration portal

Islam 1

For ages 4-6, class is taught in English
11:30 am – 12:00 pm GMT
Nadia
You will be directed to the Kalamna Cambridge registration portal

Stage 2

Arabic Stage 2

For school starters (4-6y). Singing, storytelling and introducing the alphabet.
10:15 am – 11:00 am GMT
Saussan
You will be directed to the Kalamna Cambridge registration portal

Arabic Stage 2

For school starters (4-6y). Singing, storytelling and introducing the alphabet.
12:30 pm – 01:30 pm GMT
Rehab
You will be directed to the Kalamna Newcastle registration portal

Islam 2

For ages 6-10, class is taught in English
12:30 pm – 01:00 pm GMT
Nadia
You will be directed to the Kalamna Cambridge registration portal

Stage 3

Arabic Stage 3

Starting to read using Kalamna Phonics™ (ages 6-8)
11:15 am – 12:15 pm GMT
Safya
You will be directed to the Kalamna Cambridge registration portal

Arabic Stage 3

Starting to read using Kalamna Phonics™ (ages 6-8)
11:15 am – 12:15 pm GMT
Rehab
You will be directed to the Kalamna Newcastle registration portal

Stage 4

Arabic Stage 4

Confidently reading using Kalamna Phonics™ (ages 8-12)
10:00 am – 11:00 am GMT
Rehab
You will be directed to the Kalamna Newcastle registration portal

Arabic Stage 4

Confidently reading using Kalamna Phonics™ (ages 8-12)
01:15 pm – 02:15 pm GMT
Saussan
You will be directed to the Kalamna Cambridge registration portal

Stage 5

Arabic Stage 5

Pre-GCSE preparatory course (ages 12-14)
12:45 pm – 01:45 pm GMT
Safya
You will be directed to the Kalamna Cambridge registration portal

Kalamna C.I.C.

We are a UK-based social enterprise and Community Interest Company (C.I.C.) set up for the benefit of Arabic-speaking families. Our activities include:

  • Arabic classes with a focus on learning spoken Arabic in an environment which provides a positive image of Arabic culture and identity.
  • Training teachers and managers and supporting them in planning and delivering high-quality Arabic classes.
  • Developing dialect-based resources to support learning Arabic, using sound pedagogical research and practice.