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Oct. 30, 2017

Islamic Studies KG

from:Nadeem, Sadia

to:Islamic Studies KG

Salam, we covered pages 44-46 Bismillah, Alhamdullilah & Mashallah. Circle time: I am a Muslim Nasheed, Name of five prayers. Homework: Complete and return the Mashallah chart.

Oct. 30, 2017

weekly update Islamic Studies

from:Adeel, Zunaira

to:Islamic Studies 5

Aoa, This week I was unable to take the class. The kids had modified hours and the class was taken by the substitute teacher. This week we covered the chapter "Liberation of Makkah". Homework is to answer the questions at the end of the chapter.

Oct. 29, 2017

Weekly Update

from:Bokhari, Sidra

to:Islamic Studies 1

Assalamu alaikum, 

        This Sunday we had a substitute take the class as i was not availaible. The classes were also modified, so the substitute teacher had to make up tests for the students who were absent last week. 

Homeworrk:  Students have to memorize the Shahadah. 

Oct. 29, 2017

Weekly updates

from:Ahmad, Fauzia

to:Qur'an 4

Practice recitation and memorization of Surah At-Teen (Ayah # 1,2,3,4,5,&6) with translation. Review words to know Short answer due next week

Oct. 29, 2017

Homework level2 Quran

from:Jamal, Faryal

to:Qur'an 2

Assalam alikm dear parents, Homework for Quran is memorizing durood sharif,from noorani qaida is lesson #9 page 16 and memorize Islamic months from Muharram to shaban JazakaAllah

Oct. 29, 2017

Weekly update for Islamic Studies 6 - 10/29/2017

from:Iren, Sami

to:Islamic Studies 6

Dear Parents, Today we covered lesson 6 (The Importance of Shahadah). Students are expected to know the following: * Know the two parts of shahadah and meanings of each * Know what shadah means beyond its literal meaning I’ve also distributed graded test papers. Please go over the test questions with your child. Homework for Nov 5th: Read Lesson 6 and answer questions at the end of the chapter.

Oct. 29, 2017

WEEKLY UPDATE

from:Dheen, Hashna

to:Islamic Studies 2

Todays lesson was on the first pillar of islam. The homework pages are 42, 43. I also collected the wudu check list homework from last week. Many kids did not turn in this homework. Please return this next week for homework points. Due to short class time, we did not get to have our salah lesson. I did return the tests back to the kids. Thank you. 

Oct. 29, 2017

Weekly updates

from:Muddassar, Fayiza

to:Qur'an 3

Salam, Arabic pg 52 to 55 H.W: page 54 and 55 Qariyah: Please memorize complete Surah Al-Qariyah. Test will be on Nov 12

Oct. 29, 2017

weekly update and homework

from:Arif, Javaria

to:Islamic Studies 4

Assalamoalaikum Parents.

            on sunday we covered Lesson 8

           we did not do salah due to modified classes.

Home work.   Exercise at the end of lesson 8.

 

Oct. 29, 2017

Quran7 | 10/29 Update & 11/05 Homework

from:Khawaja, Omar

to:Qur'an 7

Salaam Qur'an7 Parents,

Please ensure your student is completing the reading (should take less than 15 minutes, iA) so they are able to contribute to the discussion in class.

Two students have already completed all 8 WREs that are due by the end of the semester, mA.

See below:
- update from 10/29 class
- homework for 11/05 class

See attached:
- lesson from 10/29 class

-Omar
_____________________________________________________________
Homework due on 11/05
- Read the following verses of surah Ali-Imran with their meaning: 3:56 – 3:58, 3:173
- Identify the names / attributes of Allah within the following verses of surah Ali-Imran: 3:56 – 3:58, 3:173
- Read the following pages from the textbook: 105-106, 155-157
- Complete WRE (optional; x8 WREs are required per semester)

Update from 10/29
- We discussed some of the things we liked and did not like about our visit to St. Barnabas last Sunday afternoon.
- Ask your student: why is it important for us to reflect on our experiences? What does this have to do with The Bean in Chicago?

Oct. 29, 2017

Weekly Update

from:Marasli, Duygu

to:Qur'an 1

AS Parents,

This week we had 30 min. class. So we did try to memorize Surah Falaq and did Arabic for beginners page 7.

Next week kids will be tested on Surah Falaq. Some of them already memorized but needs to master and some needs more help so please encourge them to memorize. If you think your child needs more time please let me know.

Here is the link for Surah Falaq: 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ElGwQobvqBc

Also this is a very good tool for memorization Quran.

http://www.houseofquran.com

Thanks,

Duygu Marasli 

Oct. 27, 2017

Islamic studies updates

from:Arif, Javaria

to:Islamic Studies 4

Assalamoalaikum Dear parents, 

On sunday students took their 1st Islamic study/salah  test. MashALLAH mostly students did good. I will handover marked test on sunday InshALLAH.

Rest of the time kids did a craft about DUAS (before sleep and after wake up).

HOME WORK;  NO HOME WORK FOR THIS WEEK.

Oct. 25, 2017

Islamic Studies KG

from:Nadeem, Sadia

to:Islamic Studies KG

Salam, Kids had their first test. Alhamdulillah it went great. We covered pages 40-43 (Islam and Muslim) Circle time: I am a Muslim Nasheed, practice wudu, Name of five prayers. Homework: practice steps of wudu at home.

Oct. 24, 2017

weekly update Islamic Studies

from:Adeel, Zunaira

to:Islamic Studies 5

AOA,

The test has been checked and returned, please sign and return.

This we covered the chapter Treaty of Hudaibiyah. Homework is to asnwer the questions at the end of the chapter. please encouage your children to read salah. This week we also revised salah and the positions and their terms of salah.

Oct. 24, 2017

Weekly updates

from:Waheed, Amina

to:Islamic Studies 3

Dear parents, CW: Chapter 6 was covered by Ms Aisha Sabir, she is the substitute and will be taking few classes through out the year while I am not available. Test 1 was moved to next week due to some unavoidable last min circumstances. HW: No Home work for next week. Revise for test 1.

Oct. 24, 2017

Weekly updates

from:Waheed, Amina

to:Islamic Studies 3

Dear parents, CW: Chapter 6 was covered by Ms Aisha Sabir, she is the substitute and will be taking few classes through out the year while I am not available. Test 1 was moved to next week due to some unavoidable last min circumstances. HW: No Home work for next week. Revise for test 1.

Oct. 23, 2017

weekly update

from:Dheen, Hashna

to:Islamic Studies 2

AA Parents,

Today Hafeez was the substitute teacher for my class. He covered the lesson on Steps of two Rakat Salah. This is page 150 of our Islamic studies book. 

We also completed our lesson on Steps of wudu. Kids were given a homework assignment on the steps of wudu, please complete at home. 

Kids were given an informational note about thier first project, this is due 01/18/18. If you did not get one of these papers I can pass those out again next week Insha Allah

There were some kids who did not take their test last week, so they took the test today. Therefore, all the kids will recieve the tests back next week and i will be entering grades sometime this week Insha Allah

Oct. 22, 2017

Weekly update

from:Bokhari, Sidra

to:Islamic Studies 1

Assalamu alaikum, This Sunday we had our first test. Kids who were absent will be taking their test next Sunday October 29, which is the last day to make up for the test. After the test we covered lesson # 7, Shahadah. We also covered the concept of Takbeer in Salah. Homework: Students have to cover the questions at the end of the lesson on pages 40 and 41. Also kids must practice saying Shahadah and will be asked to recite it in class. Parents are requested to go over the meaning of Shahadah with their kids. Project Students have their first project due on December 17, 2017. They can select one of the 5 pillars of Islam and write 5 facts about it. They can use any paper they like and decorate the way the want to. They just have to present it on paper as their project and read the facts in front of the class.

Oct. 22, 2017

Qur'an KG -Weekly Update for October 22,2017

from:Yasar, Sibel

to:Qur'an KG

Dear Parents,


Today we covered the letter Jeem and repeated it many times as well as learned how to write it. We completed pages 23-26 in our book and then started to learn surah Al Ikhlas. I explained the meaning of the word Allah Mesjid and Bismillah. I also gave various examples on where we can use Bismillah in our daily life and in our prayers.


Homework : Review the letter Jeem, trace, color and write. Study Surah Al Ikhlas

 

Thank you,

Sibel Yasar

Oct. 22, 2017

Weekly Updates for Islamic Studies - 10/22/2017

from:Iren, Sami

to:Islamic Studies 6

Dear Parents,

Today we administered our first test of the semester. I've graded the test papers and results are available on Thinkwave for your viewing. Class average is 92.5%. There was a 10 point bonus question on the test. That's why some students received grades higher than 100%.

We've also did first Kahoot of the semester as a preparation for the test. Students seemed to enjoy it. So, we'll likely do it again in the near future. Winners for today's Kahoot were: (1)Nameer (2)Hania (3)Adeel and Arsalan. These students received bonus points for their test scores in the amount of 5, 4, and 3 (based on their rankings).

At the end of the class we started covering "Details of Salah" from Salah book (pages 18-19). 

Homework for Oct 29th: Read pages 18 and 19 of the salah book and learn kinds of salah and essentials of salah. A copy of these pages are attched to this udpate in case you don't have the book.

Oct. 22, 2017

Weekly Updates for October 22, 2017

from:Ahmad, Ishfaq

to:Qur'an 5

Assalamu Alaikum: Today I listened to students recite verses 1-19 of Surah Al-Alaq for the second round of homework 4. Most did better thanl last time although only a few got the perfect score. I adjusted the grades for previous HWs based on their performance today, and most should benefit from it (inshallah).

We will have Test 1 (reciting complete Surah Al-Alaq) next week on October 29; please encourage your children to continue practicing the memorization so they do good in the test (inshallah).

Please also note that the Surah Al-Alaq Presentation is on Nov 5. However, your child is ready to present it next week, they are more than welcome to do so. They still should submit the Outline 3 (please see the attached handout for more details).

Feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns.

Best Regards,

Ishfaq

Email: ishfaq.ahmad786@gmail.com

Cell: 412-417-3826

Oct. 22, 2017

Weekly updates

from:Muddassar, Fayiza

to:Qur'an 3

We had a test of Noorani Qaida lesson 13 Arabic page 47 to 51 H.W: page 48,49 Quran. Al Qariyah Ayyah Ayyah 5-10 IMPORTANT MESSAGE: I will be taking tests of those students who were absent on test days. I will email personally to parents. Remember this the last day to take any test.

Oct. 22, 2017

Quran7 | 10/22 Update & 10/29 Homework

from:Khawaja, Omar

to:Qur'an 7

Salaam Qur'an7 Parents,
Please ensure your student is completing the reading (should take less than 15 minutes, iA) so they are able to contribute to the discussion in class.

See below:
- update from 10/22 class
- homework for 10/29 class

See attached:
- lesson from 10/22 class

-Omar
_____________________________________________________________
Homework due on 10/29
- Read the following verses of surah Ali-Imran with their meaning: 3:56 – 3:58, 3:173
- Identify the names / attributes of Allah within the following verses of surah Ali-Imran: 3:56 – 3:58, 3:173
- Read the following pages from the textbook: 105-106, 155-157
- Complete WRE (optional; x8 WREs are required per semester)

Update from 10/22
- We learned about the beauty of the importance of positive and negative consequences; we learned a few different names of Allah: Al-Wahhab, Al-Hadi, Al-Rashid
- Ask your student: what is the difference between Al-Hadi and Al-Rashid?

Oct. 22, 2017

Weekly update- Oct. 22

from:Marasli, Duygu

to:Qur'an 1

Dear Parents,

This week we worked on memorizing and understanding the meaning of Surah Falaq. PLEASE help your child to memorize the surah as much as they can. 

We worked Nooraniq Qaidah line 1-4. Please encourge him/her review it daily. 

We did writing on Arabic for beginners page 6. If your child did not finishing please remind him/her complete it.

HW: Please help your child to memorize Surah Falaq ayah 1-4 or more is better and let them read daily.

JAZK, 

Duygu Marasli

Oct. 18, 2017

Weekly updates

from:Waheed, Amina

to:Islamic Studies 3

CW: We prepared in the class as a quiz team contest for the upcoming test. Also we went over reciting Thana in Qiyaam. HW: No HW for this week prepare for the test1 : Ch1-5, prepare from exercises. There will two bonus point questions from the questions presented within the lesson on colored crayons.

Oct. 17, 2017

Islamic Studies Level 5

from:Adeel, Zunaira

to:Islamic Studies 5

This week students took their 1st test. we also covered chapter 7 (The battle of Trench). 

There is no homework this week as we were unable to discuss the topic.

Oct. 16, 2017

Islamic Studies KG

from:Nadeem, Sadia

to:Islamic Studies KG

Salam, In our last class we covered pages 32-37. Circle time: I am a Muslim Nasheed. Salah: 5 daily prayers, learn about the importance of Wudu. Homework: practice these questions at home. We will have a oral test next Week 10/22/17. 1. How do Muslims greet each other? 2. How many times Muslims pray everyday? 3. Names of five daily prayers?

Oct. 16, 2017

Weekly update

from:Ahmad, Fauzia

to:Qur'an 4

Practice recitation and memorization of Surah At-Teen (Ayah #4&5) with translation and words to know with meaning (the city, reward) Ideas due for the question and answer project.

Oct. 15, 2017

Weekly update

from:Bokhari, Sidra

to:Islamic Studies 1

Assalamu alaikum, This Sunday we covered lesson # 6, Five pillars of Islam. We also did the questions at the end of the lesson so students do not have any homework as they will be preparing for their test. We also revised Wudu in preparation of the test. Homework: We will be having our first test on 10-22-17. Students have to prepare the questions in the study guide that was sent home. They will also be tested on the 5 daily prayers names and all the steps of Wudu in order. Please remind them that the first step of Wudu is saying Bismillah..... Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions.

Oct. 15, 2017

weekly update for October 15,2017

from:Yasar, Sibel

to:Qur'an KG

Dear Parents,

Today each student recited Surah Al-Fatiha and we reviewed all the letters by playing games. I did not assign any homework for next week but please make sure your child practices reciting surah Fatiha. Some students had a hard time remembering the verses but with practice they will be able to learn. 

Thank You,

Sibel Yasar