Yasemin with her Colorful String Bracelets

Meet…. Yasemin… A Bedouin From Egypt
Name: Yasemin
Age: 10
Hometown: Dahab, Egypt (Bedouin Town on the Red Sea famous for coral reefs and scuba diving)
Languages Spoken: Arabic and English
Favorite Subject: Arabic
Favorite Activity: Reading
Favorite Food: Chicken
When She Grows Up She Wants To Be: A Teacher
Interesting Fact About Yasemin: During summer vacation she sells colorful string bracelets on the beach
About Bedouins of Dahab:
Population: About 10,000
Location: Northeast Africa
People: Bedouin
Languages: Arabic (Official Language)
Work: Bedouins live all over the Middle East. They used to be nomadic people, but now very few are nomads. Many of them raise animals, fish and work in tourism, such as taking people on camping trips in the desert
Learn A Little Arabic!
Hello: Salaam Alaykum
How are you?: Izzayak (for a boy) Izzayik (for a girl)
School: Madrasa
Dog: Kelb
Camel : Jamal
Peace: Salaam
-Profile courtesy Elish Sari

Meet Yasemin… A Bedouin From Egypt

Name: Yasemin

Age: 10

Hometown: Dahab, Egypt (Bedouin Town on the Red Sea famous for coral reefs and scuba diving)

Languages Spoken: Arabic and English

Favorite Subject: Arabic

Favorite Activity: Reading

Favorite Food: Chicken

When she grows up she wants to be: A teacher

Interesting fact about Yasemin: During summer vacation, she sells colorful string bracelets on the beach.

About Bedouins of Dahab:

Population: About 10,000

Location: Northeast Africa

Languages: Arabic (Official Language)

About Bedouins: Bedouins live all over the Middle East. They used to be nomadic people, but now very few are nomads. Many of them raise animals, fish and work in tourism, such as taking people on camping trips in the desert.

Learn A Little Arabic!

Hello: Salaam Alaykum

How are you?: Izzayak (for a boy) Izzayik (for a girl)

School: Madrasa

Dog: Kelb

Camel: Jamal

Peace: Salaam

-Profile courtesy Elish Sari