Welcome MAP Sunday School

Nov. 03, 2018

Weekly updates

from:Ahmad, Javaria

to:Islamic Studies 3

Dear Students and Parents, Assalamualaikum, hope all is well at your ends. Since the Sunday school facility is closed I will like to stay in touch with students through weekly updates. HW: 1/1: Please have your children read Ch 5 ad Ch 6 on your own at home for now. 2/2 Salah: Please finish memorizing Thana also revise Surah Fatiha and memorize one short Surah to do in first Rakat of Salah. It will be due for recitation in class as it will resume. 3/3HW: Do the study questions at the end of Ch 5 and 6 after reading them and this HW will be due as Sunday school will resume. IA students should have two weeks atleast up ahead to finish all this work. JAK Sister Amina Waheed.

Oct. 31, 2018

Learning assignment

from:Adeel, Zunaira

to:Islamic Studies 5

Aoa, I hope kids must be enjoying their unexpected break from Sunday school. I am assigning kids to memorize Dua- qanat while they are away, it’s in our Salah book and is part of this year lesson plan. Kids should read this dua at least 5 times every day. Parents also need to help kids in memorizing this Dua.

Oct. 31, 2018

School closure /Home work update

from:Arif, Javaria

to:Islamic Studies 4

Assalamoalaikum ,

      As we all know MAP is closed due to Mold issue , during this time we want student to be in touch with their Sunday school curriculum.

1.... prepare for Test which will be when sunday school will reopen.

2... Parents please help your child while reading Chapter 5 THE HARDEST TEST and  Chapter 6 BUILDING AL KABAH  of UNIT B.

Also do study questions at the end of chapter on HOME WORK NOTE BOOK.

  Kindly keep your home work up to date as home work is graded.

Any question contact me any time.

    JazakALLAH

Oct. 31, 2018

Weekly Update for October 30

from:Alabwaini, Raya

to:Qur'an 5

Dear Quran 5 Parents,

As you know we are not able to hold classes due to some work being done on MAP building. Meanwhile, children can easily forget Surah Al-Alaq unless they continue to practice. Please have your child recite (from memory) the entire surah Al-Alaq and email the recording to me at: 

ishfaq.ahmad786@gmail.com

This will keep us on schedule. 

Thank you,

Ishfaq

 

Oct. 30, 2018

HW during school closure

from:Dheen, Hashna

to:Islamic Studies 2

AA Parents, 

The school administration has asked the teachers to assign some school work for the kids to work on during the closure. Please try to work with your kids and do as much as you can with them to earn bonus points for the work assigned below. 

1. We did the story about Prophet Nuh (A) in class on October 7th. Ask you kids what they rememebr and have them draw a picture of the story. You can revisit the lesson together again with them to help them recall the story. 

2. I have attached a salah chart. Please make an effort to pray with them and complete the chart to the best of their ability. 

Thank you. 

Oct. 30, 2018

Weekly update

from:Bokhari, Sidra

to:Islamic Studies 1

Assalamu alaikum. As you all know that Sunday school is closed due to some maintenance issues. We are hoping that students can stay in touch with what they have been learning at Sunday school. Parents are requested to please review Salah with your kids at home. Also review the lessons we have already done so they are also prepared for their test. Since we are losing a lot of time and it will be hard to cover all that we had planned for this semester, parents are requested to start Unit C with their kids. Please read Chapter 1, The Five Pillars of Islam, with them. Also help the kids cover the questions on pages 39 and 40 from the workbook. If you have any questions feel free to contact me. Thank you.

Oct. 29, 2018

Update for Quran 1

from:Elnaggar, Abeer

to:Qur'an 1

Assalamu alaikum parents , Due to the ongoing issue with the MAP facilities, school is closed for 2weeks. It will effect the students , there are chances of forgetting what they have learned in previous classes plz make them practice and memorize surah Fatiha and surah An-.Naas. In Noorani qaida practice lesson2. Thank you so much for your help and support.

Oct. 29, 2018

Weekly updates

from:Muddassar, Fayiza

to:Qur'an 3

Salam, Since Sunday school is closed due to some ongoing issue. It is very important that we keep the students engage so that they don’t forget what they have learned I would like them memorize Ayyah no. ( 1-5) of Surah Alqariyah. Please take help from CD attached to their Juzz Amma. And do practice lesson no. 14 of Noorani Qaida first two lines. Please send the recordings of memorized Surah to me email or my phone by the end of Sunday November 4th fayizamuddassar@hotmail.com 7247321138 They will get the homework points.

Oct. 29, 2018

Weekly update

from:Jamal, Faryal

to:Qur'an 2

Assalam alikm dear parents, As we all know that we are taking a break from school due to ongoing issues, But it is still important that we keep the students engaged. It is good to spend some time with your child over the next week and complete memorize dua ALLAHhumme salli...(Durood Ibrahim),memorize and repeat Islamic months name from Muharram to Ramadan.Also repeat and memorize previous Surah falak and Surah al-kafiroon. JazakaAllah

Oct. 29, 2018

Jr Youth Group - Weekly update

from:Dheen, Hafeez

to:Youth Group

As-Salaamu Alaikum,

Dear Parents, 

Due to the school closure, we are making an effort to keep students engaged with providing some home assignments. I have an attached a writing assingment for students to complete this week. Please have them email their completed assignment to me by end of the day on Sunday, Nov. 4th. 

Also I would please ask they review Chapter 3 from the book and make sure they completed the homework worksheet which was assigned for that chapter. 

We are looking into some options to also get the group together this weekend potentially for a movie/outing. I will pass along details very soon insha'Allah.

JAK,

Hafeez Dheen

412-389-7288

Oct. 28, 2018

Weekly Update for Qur’an 6

from:Khadir, Khalid

to:Qur'an 6

Dear Parents, Since school is closed, it is essential that students keep practicing the surahs they have memorized so far. Below is the homework for this week: Memorize Surah Mulk ayah 7. Review from Surah an Nas to Al Kafirun.

Oct. 28, 2018

School Closure Update

from:Yasar, Sibel

to:Qur'an KG

Assalamu Alaikum Parents,

Hope you are all fine. Since Sunday school was closed the last two weeks, I don't want my students to forget what we are doing and I would like to give them homework to keep in touch. The last time we had class, I gave a test for Fatiha and a couple of students still need help. Please take the time to help them memorize because I won't be able to give them any more time. I will test them again on the Surah Al Fatiha next class then I will start a new surah(Ikhlas) inshaAllah. Also, please have your son/daughter practice writing each letters five times (Alif-Jeem). They can use Playdough to shape out the letter or use whatever crafts are present at home. 

Thank you,

SIBEL YASAR

Oct. 28, 2018

Weekly Update for Islamic Studies 6 - 10/28/2018

from:Iren, Sami

to:Islamic Studies 6

Dear Parents,

As we are taking a break from school due to ongoing facility issues, it is really important that we keep the students engaged. Towards that end, please spend some time with your child over the next week to make sure they read Unit B, Chapter 1 (Prophets of Islam, pages B2-B12). Then, do the lesson review at the end of the chapter (page B13) together to ensure your child is comfortable in answering those questions.

Homework for Nov 3: Read pages B2-B12 and answer questions on page B13. Students are not required to write the answers to these questions, just verbally describe them to their parents.

Oct. 18, 2018

Islamic Studies

from:Nadeem, Sadia

to:Islamic Studies KG

Salam, we covered pages 41-44 (Who is Allah). Circle time: I am a Muslim Nasheed, Five daily prayers, practice Wudu, Dua to leave the house. Homework: Complete and return the “Who is Allah” page.

Oct. 17, 2018

Weekly Update for 10/14/2018

from:Yasar, Sibel

to:Qur'an KG

Dear Parents,

This week we covered the letter Jeem,reviewed the previous letters by playing a game, and students had their first test on Fatiha. Some students need help memorizing.

Homework for 10/21/2018: Color,trace,and write letter Jeem and please help your son/daughter memorize Fatiha.

Thanks,

SIBEL YASAR

Oct. 16, 2018

weekly updates

from:Adeel, Zunaira

to:Islamic Studies 5

Aoa, This week we covered Chapter 1(Brotherhood in Islam) and Chapter 2 (Muslims love each other). 

Homework: Question 1 from G7 from Textbook. pages 94,95 and 97 from worksheets.

Previous week we took a test, please check with your kid about the test.

 

Oct. 16, 2018

Jr Youth Group - weekly update 10/14

As-Salaamu Alaikum,

On  10/14/18, we completed Chapter 2 in 'Footsteps' book and started Chapter 3 while discussing relevant applications to our lives today. We also discussed current events. In the 2nd hour, we had 3 girls from the graduated youth group lead a planning session for the upcoming Seerah Scavenger Hunt which our group will help organize and run. All students were asked to check their availability for Saturday, Oct. 27th from 11AM to 1PM to help set up the scavenger hunt at MAP. The MAP Sunday School Teachers training will be going on in conjuction that day. Sr. May also spent time after the planning meeting in the 2nd period to review Surah Kaf. 

I have attached the worksheet we used for the 10/14 class. 

Homework: Read Chapter 3 in 'Footsteps' book. Please refer to attached worksheet for 10/21 and answer questions and be ready to discuss. Also confirm availability for Saturday, 10/27 and update on tasks that were assigned during seerah competition planning session.

FYI...all worksheets/handouts for entire class are available in the Google Drive Folder we set up in class. 

Please feel free to contact me with any questions/concerns. 

Hafeez Dheen

412-389-7288 

Oct. 16, 2018

Weekly updates

from:Ahmad, Javaria

to:Islamic Studies 3

CW: We have revised Thana covered chapter 4 HW: Chapter 4 study questions and memorize first 2 lines of Thana” Subhanakallahuma wabihamdika, watabarakusmuka.”

Oct. 15, 2018

Weekly updates

from:Elnaggar, Abeer

to:Qur'an 1

Assalamu alaikum dear parents, Students had test on surah Fatiha this week, next week they are going to practice surah An-naas. And Next week there will be a test on Arabic Alphabets (Alif - Yaa). Home work:Nooraniqaida:page 7 lesson no :2 first line. Arabic for biggners:letter Daal,pg no :8 Thank you so much for helping kids.

Oct. 15, 2018

home work and Weekly Updates

from:Arif, Javaria

to:Islamic Studies 4

Assalamoalaikum ,In class we covered lesson 4 of UNIT B ,we also finished home work in class.

Next sunday 21st is our First Islamic studies test .

which include Chapter 5,6,7 of UNIT A and  chapter  3 and 4 of UNIT B.

Most question will be from exercises of chapter.

Salah test includes  RAKAHS OF SALAT AND WUDU.

PLEASE PREPARE FOR TEST.

also parents please help your child so they can complete their home work on seprate note books.

 Home work is graded other wise they will loose points.

 October 28 is last date to finish all home work on note book, other wise they will loose points.

 JAZAKallah.

 

Oct. 15, 2018

Class update and Homework

from:Siddiqui, Arshad

to:Islamic Studies 7

Dear Parents,

Assalamalaikum,

We had a good class on 14th where we covered the chapter on prophets. There was good participation from all the students so that is a positive development. 

Homework:

Students will read about a famous/successful American Muslim and have few bullet points ready about that person before the class. This American Muslim could be in the field of politics, sports, business or Arts. It would be preferred if girls try to find and read about a famous/successful female American Muslim. 

Update on Class Project:

Some of the students have already submitted their project for first semester and some are working on the project. Let me reiterate the details of the project:

Due date: October 28th

Details: Students would prepare a presentation (using Google Slides or Microsoft PowerPoint) on the five pillars of Islam. The presentation would have no less than five slides. Students would mention the main points of the five pillar of Islam. Students would be assessed for creativity, content, and presentation. Students will do a presentation in the class on October 28th.

Thanks,

Arshad

 

Oct. 14, 2018

Weekly updates

from:Muddassar, Fayiza

to:Qur'an 3

Quran: we had a test of Surah Al Humazah today. Many student did not memorize vocabulary word I will take test again for words only. We started new Surah Al Qariyah (1-3) practice at home. Noorani Qaida: Lesson no 13 TEST NEXT WEEK Arabic: page 39,40,44,45 H.W: 41,42,43 Previous Surah: AnNaas An Nasar

Oct. 14, 2018

Weekly update

from:Jamal, Faryal

to:Qur'an 2

Assalam alikm dear parents, In class we covered page#18,19 and 20 from Arabic for begginers.we practice dua ALLAHume salli...(Durood Ibrahim),from noorani Qaida we practice lesson number 8.we also repeat and memorize Islamic months name from Muharram to jummad-e- thaani. For home work;memorize dua ALLAHumme salli..(Durood Ibrahim),practice lesson#8 from noorani Qaida I will take test on 10-28-2018.practice page number 18,19 and 20 from Arabic for beginners.(plz repeat and memorize previous Surah Al-falak and Surah Al-khuthar). Jazakallah

Oct. 14, 2018

WEEKLY UPDATE FOR 10/14

from:Dheen, Hashna

to:Islamic Studies 2

AA, 

Today we covered:

Chapter 6 Turning to Allah The story of Younus

HOMEWORK: PAGE 22 AND 23 in workbook

The chapter was long this week and we did not have time to cover a salah lesson. Insha Allah I will make time next week to work on Lets pray chapter 3 in unit C.

The lesson for next week Insha Allah is the last chapter in UNIT A and then the kids will have their second test on October 28th. The second test will include chapters 4, 5, 6 and 7. Please study the questions at the end of chapters as practice for the test. 

I distributed the Test 1 results today. Test 2 will be similar to Test 1 but Test 2 will have 10 questions because we covered 4 chapters. Please email me if you have any questions. My email is hdheen@yahoo.com

Oct. 14, 2018

Weekly Update

from:Khadir, Khalid

to:Qur'an 6

Dear Parents,

Today we reviewed Surah Mulk ayat 1-5.

Homework: Surah Mulk aya 6 and From Surah Nas to Al-Kafirun.

Oct. 14, 2018

Quran7 | 10/14 Update & 10/21 Homework

from:Khawaja, Omar

to:Qur'an 7

Quran7 | 10/14 Update & 10/21 Homework
Salaam Qur'an7 Parents,
Next week will most likely be our service project at St. Barnabas nursing home (5 minute drive from MAP). I will confirm in the next few days. The room parents (Sr. Omaima and Sr Shafia) will assist with  coordination, iA.

See below:
- update from 10/14 class
- homework for 10/21 class

See attached:
- lesson from 10/014 class
- field trip permission form that needs to be completed by 10/21

-Omar

________________________________________________
Homework due on 10/21
- What are 3 things you would like to do when visiting residents of St. Barnabas on 10/21?
- Read the following verses of surah Ali-Imran with their meaning:  3:7 – 3:11
- Identify the names / attributes of Allah within the following verses of surah Ali-Imran: 3:7 – 3:11
- Read the following pages from the textbook: 70-71, 75-76, 93-94, 201-203, 209-210
- Complete WRE (optional; x8 WREs are required per semester)

Update from 10/14
- We discussed the beauty of the Arabic language and some names of the Quran from surah Al-Baqara
- Ask your student: why is Arabic the only language the Quran could be revealed in ?

Oct. 14, 2018

Weekly Update for October 14

from:Alabwaini, Raya

to:Qur'an 5

Dear Parents,

Assalamu Alaikum: Today I listened to children recite the entire surah Al-Alaq (19 verses). Many students had all verses memorized but several other needed more practice. I am giving another week for children to finish memorizing the entire surah and hope that you will work with your children (inshallah). HW4 is attached for your reference.

We also practiced the lines for the assembly play (to be done on Nov 4). These are the final role assignments for students and main characters have been assigned their lines. Please help your child practice their lines at home a couple of times so they are ready:

Almegdad: Dad (has lines)

Alina: Follower (No lines)

Fatima Bokhari: Mom (has lines)

Naeema: Follower (No lines)

Sarah: Kid (has lines)

Maryam: Narrator (has lines - I will email to parents)

Hebah: Follower (No lines)

Faaris Kamal: Will say iqama 

Zaid: Imam - will lead the prayers and say a few lines (I will email to parents)

Faatima: Kid (has lines)

Please note the children who are followers in this play will have more significant role in the next assembly play (inshallah).

Let me know if there are any questions.

Ishfaq Ahmad

Email: ishfaq.ahmad786@gmail.com

 

 

 

Oct. 14, 2018

Weekly Update for Islamic Studies 6 - 10/14/2018

from:Iren, Sami

to:Islamic Studies 6

Dear Parents,

This week I was out of town. Therefore, our substitute (Br. Imtiaz) taught the class. He covered Unit B, Chapter 1 (Prophets of Islam). We'll continue our discussions on this subject next week as well. 

Test 1 of the semester is scheduled for Oct 28th.

Homework for Oct 21st: Since the first test of the semester is in two weeks, I'd like the students to review the chapters we covered so far (Unit A: Chapters 1 & 2, Unit B: Chapter 1) as a preparation for the upcoming test. We'll play a Kahoot game this week from these chapters. Please allow your child to bring a tablet/smart phone to school.

Oct. 14, 2018

Weekly update

from:Bokhari, Sidra

to:Islamic Studies 1

Assalamu alaikum. This Sunday we covered Chapter # 6 ‘ I am a Believer’. We also covered the workbook page from lesson 6. We revised Wudu in Salah part of the class. Homework: Students have to prepare for their test. Test will be multiple choice questions with three options and they have to choose the correct answer. They will also be tested on the steps of Wudu in Salah. If you have any questions please feel free to contact me.

Oct. 14, 2018

Weekly updates

from:Ahmad, Fauzia

to:Qur'an 4

Practice recitation and memorization of Surah At-Teen (Ayah #4&5) with translation.