Friday, 12 June 2015

Latest Updates (June 4- 12)

Theme: Ramadan رمضان

"شهر رمضان الذي أنزل فيه القرآن هدى للناس وبينات من الهدى والفرقان فمن شهد منكم الشهر فليصمه..." (سورة البقرة آية 185)

" The month of Ramadan is that in which the Quran was revealed, a guidance to men and clear proofs of the guidance and the distinction; therefore whoever of you is present in the month, he shall fast therein ..." (Albaqara 185)

Arabic Language اللغة العربية و التربية الإسلامية and Islamic Studies:
- We started discussing the importance of the month of Ramadan to Muslims, and the things Muslims should do during this holy month.
- Students learned the nasheed نُحِبُ رمضان tanslated from the English version to the nasheed below:
رمضان رمضان رمضان ... رمضان رمضان رمضان... رمضان رمضان 
رمضان...رمضان رمضان رمضان
اِقْتَرَبَ رمضان ، اِشْتَقْنا لِرمضان ، نُحِبُّ رمضان ، شَهْرَ القُرْآن
-  We are done with the letterو
و  ) ولد، ورقة، وردة، وزة، ورقة شَجَر، واحد، وطواط، وليد)
- Students are getting prepared for the end of year celebration.

Science العلوم:
-    Our little tiny caterpillars are full grown butterflies now! Many painted- Lady butterflies emerged from their cocoons and started flying inside of the fabric cage, SuabhanAllah!

- Students were so excited when they took their plants home today!

Math الحساب:
-  We reviewed our 2 dimensional shapes unit by playing a 2D Bingo game. Students LOVED the game, Alhamdulilah.

Health and Physical activity الصحة والرياضة:
-       - Jazahu Allahu Khyran Brother Adel for blowing the big jumping bubble for our students to play with. They had so much fun, Alhamdulilah.

Arts الفنون:
-       - Students made هـ هدية as a craft for the letter هـ.
 - Students made فانوس رمضان (Ramadan Lantern) and decorated it with beads.
- Our art table is now reopened for free arts and crafts. Students showed some great talents, Masha'Allah!

Coming up:
- Backyard Bugs Workshop (June 19).
- End of year celebration (June 24).
- Report Cards (June 25).
- Early release for students (12:00 pm) (June 25).

Jazakum Allahu Khyran!