Elementary 1

Curriculum:
Islamic Studies:
The children will be
introduced to the life of Prophet Muhammad(s). They will study the imortant events of the story of his life as well as study haddith in simplistic phrases, related to Islamic ethics, taught in an age apprpriate manner.  Through coloring and arts and craft projects, they will understand why Prophet Muhammad is so beloved by Muslims everywhere and InshAllah learn to apply his Sunnah in their daily lives.

Book(s): The Life and Sayings of Rasul Allah (saw).
Quranic 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 Beginners 
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: 
02.17.18
 Quranic Arabic: Quranic Arabic for Beginners: Please help your child to write the Arabic Alphabet.
Salah:Color and Learn Salah: Please revise Surah Al Fatiha and learn the first three ayahs of Surah Ikhlas..

Islamic Studies: Most of the students have memorized Surah Al Fatiha. Please review with your child if they havent done so yet.

02.10.18
 Quranic Arabic: Quranic Arabic for Beginners: Please help your child to write the Arabic Alphabet.
Salah:Color and Learn Salah: Please help your child learn the first three Ayahs of  Surah Ikhlas.PPlease revise what you have learned so far.

Islamic Studies: Pleas ehelp your child review Surah Al Fatiha.

02.03.18
 Quranic Arabic: Quranic Arabic for Beginners: Please help your child to write the Arabic Alphabet.
Salah:Color and Learn Salah: Please help your child learn the first two Ayahs of  Surah Ikhlas.

Islamic Studies: Pleas ehelp your child review Surah Al Fatiha.

01.27.18
 Quranic Arabic: Quranic Arabic for Beginners: Please help your child to write the Arabic Alphabet.
Salah:Color and Learn Salah: Please review Surah Fatiha and start practice reciting Surah Ikhlas it with your child/children.

Islamic Studies: No Home work 

01.20.18
 Quranic Arabic: Quranic Arabic for Beginners: Please help your child to write the Arabic Alphabet.
Salah:Color and Learn Salah: We had a test today. We repeted Surah Faitha. Please review it with your child/children.

Islamic Studies: No Home work 

01.13.18
We have finished the whole Surah Al-Fatiha in class, please review and practice with your child. Please review questions below for the midterm next week, inshaAllah. 
01.06.18
Please review these questions with your child for midterm exam.
1. What is the Shahadah?
Ashahadu an la ilaha illa Allah Wa ashahadu anna Muhammad Rasulullah. (I declare that there is no God but Allah, and Muhammad is His messenger)
2. What is the meaning of Shahadah?
There is no God but Allah and Muhammad is His messenger.
3. Why is Salah good for us? 
 - We remember Allah more
 - Our bad deeds are forgiven
 - We feel good inside
 - It keeps Shaytan away
4. What do we do before Salah? Why?
 - Wudu', to be cleaned when we are standing in front of Allah to pray.
5. Don't forget to practice Wudu'.
6. When do we need to make a new Wudu'?
 - if you use the bathroom
 - if you fall asleep
 - if you pass gas
 - if you start bleeding
7. How many times a day we make salah? 5 times a day
8. What do we face when we pray? Where is it? 
 - Ka'bah in Makkah.
9. Who built the Ka'ba?
 - Prophet Ibrahim (as) and his son Isma'il (as).
10. What are names of 5 salah and how many rak'aa in each?
 - Fajr, 2 rak'aat, before the sun comes up
 - Thuhr, 4 rak'aat, at noon
 - Asr, 4 rak'aat, in the afternoon
 - Maghrib, 3 rak'aat, when the sun is down
 - Isha, 4 rak'aat, at night
11. Don't forget to practice Salah. page 40 of color and learn Salah.
12. Practice Surah Al-Fatihah. Page 47

12.02.17 Quranic Arabic: Quranic Arabic for Beginners: Memorize the letter Alif and Baa and Taa, Thaa, Jeem, Haa  and Khaa with the words in the book.Salah:Color and Learn Salah:We practiced Salah again. There are two papers in your child's bag.

Islamic Studies: Please ask your child the words we leanred in class this Saturday. The meaning of Asalaam u Alaikum - Peace be upon you, Bismillah hir Rahman nir Raheem - In the Name of Allah, Alhamdolillah - Praise be to Allah ( Thank You Allah)

11.11.17
 Quranic Arabic: Quranic Arabic for Beginners: Memorize the letter Alif and Baa and Taa, Thaa, Jeem, Haa with the words in the book.
Salah:Color and Learn Salah:Help your child practice wudu at home (we did it in school as well). Please do page 32 orally.

Islamic Studies: Please help your child say words from the little book we made in class "What Muslims Say" last week. ALso practice saying La Illaha IllAllah Muhammadar Rasul Allah,

11.04.17
 Quranic Arabic: Quranic Arabic for Beginners: Practice the letter Alif and Baa and Taa  and Thaa, Jeem, Haa with the words in the book.
Salah:Color and Learn Salah:Help your child practice wudu at home (we did it in school as well). Please do page 32 orally.

Islamic Studies: Please read to your ch ild the little book we made in class "What Muslims Say"

10.28.17
Quranic Arabic: Quranic Arabic for Beginners: Practice the letter Alif and Baa and Taa  and Thaa, Jeem, Haa with the words in the book.
Salah:Color and Learn Salah:Help your child do the sheet in his bag.

 Islamic Studies: Please practice the wudu with your child at home. Help your child do the sheet given to him/her in class.

10.21.17
 
Quranic Arabic: Quranic Arabic for Beginners: Practice the letter Alif and Baa and Taa  and Thaa with the words in the book.
Salah:Color and Learn Salah:Help your child do the sheet in his bag.

 Islamic Studies: Help your child do the sheet given to him/her in class.

10.14.17
 
Quranic Arabic: Quranic Arabic for Beginners: Practice the letter Alif and Baa and Taa  and Thaa with the words in the book.
Salah:Color and Learn Salah: Practice the names and timing of the 5 daily salah's.

 

Islamic Studies: Practice these questions with your children. 1) Who is our Creator? Allah swt . WHo is our Prophet ? Prophet Muhammad SAW 
10.07.17
 
Quranic Arabic: Quranic Arabic for Beginners: Practice the letter Alif and Baa and Taa  and Thaa with the words in the book.
Salah:Color and Learn Salah: Practice the names and timing of the 5 daily salah's.

 

Islamic Studies: Practice these questions with your children. 1) Who is our Creator? Allah swt . WHo is our Prophet ? Prophet Muhammad SAW 


 


Previous Home work

9.16.17

 

 Quranic Arabic: Quranic Arabic for Beginners: Practice the letter Alif.

 

Salah:Color and Learn Salah: Review the times for Fajr and Zuhar Salah. Color page 7 in the book.

 

9.30.17
 
Quranic Arabic: Quranic Arabic for Beginners: Practice the letter Alif and Baa and Taa with the words in the book.
Salah:Color and Learn Salah: Practice the names and timing of the 5 daily salah's.