Elementary 1

Curriculum:
Islamic Studies
Students are introduced to Allah (swt) as The Creator. Through stories, songs, Quranic ayaat, lessons from the sunnah and seerah, and engaging activities, students learn about the might and majesty of Allah (swt) and how to worship Him though attention to His creation. So begins the child's knowledge and awareness of Allah (swt) -taqwa. Students then explore their relationship with Allah (swt) throughout the units and their additional relationships with family, community and the world with age appropriate examples from the Qur'an and examples of Prophet Muhammad(s)
Book(s): Allah and our World.
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 Alphabet and Writing
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: 

        05.07.16

          Islamic Studies:  Please practice your song for the presentation.Please wear formal Islamic clothing with 

              hijab for the presentation.

Arabic: Arabic : Arabic Alpabet and Writing:  Please practice the Arabic Alphabets for the graduation inshaa Allah.
Salah: Color and Learn Salah Please practice the wudu song for the graduation



Final review Elementary 1 Sauatilah with Br Aziz
1- Where is the Qibla?
Answer: Towards Kaaba in Mecca.

2- Say the shahaada ?
Answer: ash-hadu an laa ilaahah illallaah wa ash-hadu anna muhammad-ar-rasool ullaah

3- how many times a Muslim have to pray?
Answer: Five times a day, a Muslim have to pray.

4- Name the five prayers?
Answer: Fajr, Duhr ,Asr ,Maghrib, Ishaa.

5 – How Many Rakaa in each of the following five prayers?
Answer: Fajr-2, Duhr-4 ,Asr-4 ,Maghrib-3, Ishaa -4.

6- What do we have to do before prayer?
Answer: We have to make Wudu.

7- List the steps of Wudu?

8- What do we say when we make Ruku?
Answer: Soobhana Rabee al ‘atheem (3 times).

9- What do we say when we make Sujud?
Answer: Soobhana Rabee al a’la (3 times).

10- Recite Surat Alfatiha

11- Recite Surat Al ikhlas.


Final Review for Islamic Studies

1) Our creator – Allah (SWT)

2) Our Prophet – Mohammed (saw), please make sure they say (saw)

3) 5 things we know about Allah – Allah is one, never born, no parent, no child, no one is like Him

4) Our Religion – Islam

5) 5 pillars of Islam

6) Before we eat or do anything – say Bismillah-ir-Rahman-ir-Rahim (In the name of Allah)

7) Allah has 99 names

8) 2 names mentioned in Bismillah-ir-Rahman-ir-Rahim – Al-Rahman & Al-Rahim (the most kind &

the most merciful)

9) Alhumdullilah – thank you Allah

10) When we see something beautiful – SubhanulAllah (All praise is due to Allah)

11) Last book of Allah – the Quran

12) Sunnah – Actions and sayings of Rasulullah (saw)

13) Prophets – are Allah’s chosen people who brought messages from Allah (swt) to people

14) Allah (SWT) informed us of 25 prophets in the Quran

15) The first prophet – Adam (as)

16) The last prophet – Prophet Muhammad (saw)

17) Allah sent prophets to remind people of the message of Tawheed

18) Tawheed – Allah is ONE

Song

1) Five Pillars of Islam: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bf8oxJWEWQY


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Previous Home work:


        03.19.16

          Islamic Studies: Please do pages 74,78, 83 and 116 if you havnt done them as yet.

Arabic: Arabic : Arabic Alpabet and Writing: Please help your child practice all the letters from Alif to Yaa on page 3. And for some students please help them read the alhabet wiht the vowel ftha from the sheet given in class.
Salah: Color and Learn Salah: Please practice the steps of salah. Make sure your child knows the steps of Ruku and Sujud.
02.20.16Islamic Studies: Please do page 83 and 116Arabic: Arabic : Arabic Alpabet and Writing: Please help your child write the letter woow and help them study page 3. Salah: Color and Learn Salah: Please memorize Suah Fatiha for the Quran Recitation Program being held on March 26th InshAllah.
02.27.16

          Islamic Studies: 

Arabic: Arabic : Arabic Alpabet and Writing: Please help your child review all the letters from Alif to Yaa on page 3.
Salah: Color and Learn Salah: Please practice the steps of salah. Make sure your child knows the steps of Ruku and Sujud.
03.05.16

          Islamic Studies: Please do pages 74,78, 83 and 116 if you havnt done them as yet.

Arabic: Arabic : Arabic Alpabet and Writing: Please help your child review all the letters from Alif to Yaa on page 3.
Salah: Color and Learn Salah: Please practice the steps of salah. Make sure your child knows the steps of Ruku and Sujud.
04.09.16

          Islamic Studies: Please do pages 74,78, 83 and 116 if you havnt done them as yet.

Arabic: Arabic : Arabic Alpabet and Writing: 1) Please help your child read Pg.3.
2) Practice with your child all the letters with Fatha and Kasra on the sheets given in class.
Salah: Color and Learn Salah: Salah - Please review the steps of the second Rak'a on Pg. 65. and make sure your chile know the names of those steps