Arabic Writing for Beginners Vol. 1. Arabic Writing I-III is a series to learn the Arabic alphabet. The first part shows the alphabet. The second part shows how the letters combine to form words. The third part gives words based on the other two volumes. Vol. I is recommended for 1st graders (5-6 years old). Vol. II for 2nd graders (6-7 years old). Vol. III for Fr graders (7-8 years old).