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a poppin' day, a boppin' Mohammed and s'mores with shotti-motti

Published: August 16, 2017

finally, s'mores night!

Sabah il khair! Today, we had another poppin’ day with the al-Waha villagers! It was also al-Waha’s turn to take over Instagram and Snapchat for Concordia Language Villages (CLV), so feel free to check those out! In the morning, the first thing we did with the day campers was some coloring! all the colors of the rainbow!                   We also took the campers hiking, and learned some vocabulary associated with...

a simulation of the Qatar Blockade!

Published: August 13, 2017

debriefing of the Qatar Blockade simulation outside the gym!

​A simulation of the Qatar Blockade during the evening program!!!

story exchange with the Germans!

Published: August 11, 2017

overflowing steps by al-Qahira!

​A genuinely entertaining story exchange with some of the Waldsee crew!

war of the ancient civilizations!

Published: August 9, 2017

tug-of-war: sumerians vs. babylonians

Ancient civilizations, soccer, candle-making, and a new musalsal!

learning about Arab minorities, fun with the shaami dialect, and an engagement

Published: August 2, 2017

a massage train while waiting for the musalsal to start

Arab minorities night!

Games, dialects, and good food!

Published: July 27, 2017

a credit class in "Cairo"

A discussion of dialects, descriptions of food, and a lot of games!