Elementary 1


Curriculum:

Islamic Studies
The children will study the important events in the life of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him!), as well as selected Hadiths related to Islamic ethics. They will learn the meaning of each Hadith and develop further understanding through coloring the illustrations . They will  learn the basic adab and Akhlaq of a little Mumin.
Book(s): The Life and Sayings of Rasul Allah saw.

Arabic
The students learn to recognize, read and write the Arabic Alphabet whilst learning a new vocabulary word from the Quran that begins with the letter of the week. 
Book(s): 1) Quranic Arabic for Begginers 2) Arabic Writing for Beginners book 1

Salah
The importance of Salah is explained to the children. They also learn how to do Salah through practice and memorization. The children will be taught the different postures of salah and its timing. and other important aspects of salah in a fun and interactive way.
Book(s): 1) Color and Learn Salah 

All lessons are taught through games, coloring, and arts and crafts. Video and audio cassettes are used to enhance learning.

Materials:
Please ensure that your child brings his or her school books, a pencil, and an eraser to class. Please send your child with a small, healthy snack.

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Homework: 

1/10/15

Islamic Studies: Life and Sayings of Rasul Allah (saw). Please go over the review questions during the break to get ready for the midterm. The review questions are shown below on this page.

Quranic Arabic: Please help your child write Alif, Baa, Taa, Thaa, Jim, Haa, Khaa and Dal in a notebook.

Previous Home work:

11/1/14

Islamic Studies: Life and Sayings of Rasul Allah (saw). Please read to your child pages 1-6.

Arabic: Arabic : Writing for Beginners.Please help  your child do page 6.

Salah: Color and Learn Salah: Please hlep your child memorize Surah Al Fatiha and Surah Al Ikhlas.

11/8/14

Islamic Studies: Life and Sayings of Rasul Allah (saw). Please practice with your child to say SubhanAllah, Alhamdulillah and Allah hu Akbar.

Arabic: Arabic : Writing for Beginners.Please help  your child write the letter Jeem on page 7 and please keep practicing with Alif, Baa Taa and Thaa.

Salah: Color and Learn Salah: Please help your child memorize Surah Al Fatiha and Surah Al Masad.

11/15/14

Islamic Studies: Life and Sayings of Rasul Allah (saw).Please review names and vocabularies we have learned so far. Pages 1-6. Please continue to help your child recite SubhanAllah, Alhamdulillah and Allah hu Akbar on his or her tasbeeh.

Arabic: Arabic : Writing for Beginners.Please help  your child write the letter Jeem on page 7 and please keep practicing with Alif, Baa Taa and Thaa  and Jeem.

Salah: Color and Learn Salah: Please help your child to memorize Surah Al Fatiha and Surah Al Masad.

11/22/14
Islamic Studies: Life and Sayings of Rasul Allah (saw).Please review pages 1-7. Color and read page 55 and 56.
Arabic: Arabic : Writing for Beginners.Please help  your child do page 9. Please keep practicing with your childand theletters we did so far.  Alif, Baa Taa and Thaa, Jeem Haa and Khaa.Salah: Color and Learn Salah:
Please review Surah Al Fatiha and Surah Ikhlaas. Please review pages 15 - 27 in book.

12/06/14

Islamic Studies: Life and Sayings of Rasul Allah (saw).We went over the meaning of "Sallallah hu alayhi wassallam" peace and blessings of Allah swt upon him" Please practice with your child.

Arabic: Arabic : Writing for Beginners.

Salah: Color and Learn Salah: Please help your child  do page 10.

12/20/14

Islamic Studies: Life and Sayings of Rasul Allah (saw). Please color and read page 7 & 8.

 

 

 

Review Questions for Midterm, Elementary 1

Islamic Studies: The Life and Sayings of Rasulullah (saw)

Teacher: Sajida Thein (Please email me with any questions, spiperdi@hotmail.com)

 

1.       Who is our creator?

·         Allah (swt)

 

2.       Who is our prophet?

·         Rasulullah (saw)/ Mohammed (saw)

 

3.       What do we say when we hear/say/read Rasulullah’s name?

·         Salla Allahu Alaihi wa Sallam, meaning – peace and blessing of Allah be upon him.

 

4.       Where was Rasulullah (saw) born?

·         In the city of Makkah in Saudi Arabia

 

5.       What are the names of Rasulullah (saw) parents?

·         Father – Abdullah, Mother – Aminah

 

6.       What is the name of his uncle with whom he used to go on business trips?

·         Abu Talib

 

7.       What is the name of his wife?

·         Khadijah

 

8.       How many children did Rasulullah (saw) have?

·         Six

 

9.       Where did he used to go to pray?

·         Cave Hira

 

10.   Who read the first words of the Quran to Rasulullah (saw) and where?

·         Angel Jibrail in the cave Hira

 

11.   What did Allah (swt) ask Rasulullah (saw) to do?

·         To teach everyone the Quran

 

12.   Practice saying

·         La ilaha illAllah Muhammaadu Rasulullah

·         SubhanAllah

·         Alhamdulillah

·         Allahu Akbar

 

13.   What do we say before we start doing anything?

·         Bismillah ir-rahman ir-rahim

 

14.   Hadith on putting on shoes:

·         Put on with right foot, and take off with left.