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Welcome Syrian School                      أهلا وسهلا

Image from Syrian School on BBC FourTwin your school with a school in the Arab world for BBC Four's Syrian School.  

Learning pack cover

Download our schools pack PDF Welcome أهلا وسهلا for activities and ideas for schools in the UK and the Arab world starting their partnership.

Cover of Welcome Schools Pack

Welcome أهلا وسهلا now translated into Arabic.  Download Arabic PDF here.

An image of teacher and his class from Syrian School on BBC Four

Join BBC World Class

We are working with British Council which links schools in the UK with schools across the Arab world.

Screengrab of the Open University Syrian School website

Syrian School website

Find out more about the series online.  Syrian School is a co-production with the Open University.

Read how UK - Arab schools are working together:

Pupils from Oman and Nottingham at the Global Citizenship Conference

Global Citizenship Conference

Read about the conference between twinning schools from the UK and the middle east

Pupils attending the British Council's Global Citizenship conference

Peace reigns

Find out what young people at the Global Citizenship conference said about conflict resolution

Pupils from Ysgol Dinas Bran video conferencing with schools in the Yemen

Yemen calling

Pupils in Welsh and Yemeni schools met last summer when Yemeni schools visited the UK.  They catch up via  video link

Children from Mostafa Kamel Experimental School, Cairo reading by the pyramids

Midlands to Middle East - words apart

Schools in Staffordshire and Cairo have put reading at the heart of their partnership

Arial photo of Southwick primary school

Sunderland, Damascus and Homs schools link

Is this the first link up between schools in Syria and the UK?  Southwick Primary shares the story

How did they do this?
The British Council facilitates partnerships between UK schools and schools in the Arab world. 

If you are twinning with a school in the Arab world and would like to share your story email

Join BBC World Class and our partners will help your school twin.
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