Tuesday, 15 December 2015

Weekly Update (Dec. 7-11)

My Home بيتي

Language and Islamic Studies: اللغة العربية والتربية الإسلامية
- December's trait is .........drum roll................ " RESPONSIBILITY"!!!!! Grade 6 students did great performing about responsibility. We all enjoyed it. We started talking about responsibility, reading books, and assigning tasks to students to help them show responsibility. Tr. Dina distributed sticker sheets to every student. The top 3 students who earn the most stickers will win the responsibility certificate in January, Insha'Allah.

- We finished learning about the letter د ( دالية، دينا، دجاجة، ديك، دراجة، دب، دودة ،  دين الإسلام). The students enjoyed watching the د videos below:


Math: الحساب: 
- Students learned the number 4. 

Arts and crafts الفنون والأعمال اليدوية:

- The students enjoyed decorating the cover for their house coloring booklet.

- Take a look at the letter د  craft د - دجاجة

- Play, imagine, draw...

- New cutting and pasting techniques using adhesive book wrap.

- Please remember to send your child dressed warm for the cold weather. Hats and mittens are needed.
- No homework for the break. Enjoy your time with your little ones.

Coming up:- Mix and Match Day (Thursday, December 17).
- Winter Break (December 21- January 1).
- Show and Tell (An e-mail will follow).

Monday, 7 December 2015

Weekly Update (November 30- December 4)

Language: اللغة العربية
-We reviewed the letters ج، ح ،خ through different activities. Below are some links to video for the mentioned letters:





For more videos in the Arabic language, please check our JK2 Youtube channel:


- The student's "All about Me" presentations went really well, Masha'Allah. All students were very confident talking about themselves and their posters. Insha'Allah the rest of the students will do great as well this week.
- Parent-Teacher Interview night went very well, Alahmdulilah. Thank you so much for all your kind and motivational feedback. The students showed their best helping us clean and prepare the classroom to get it ready for the night!
- Jazaha Allahu Khyran to Sami's grand mother for taking the time to read us a story. Thank you for the treat and zamzam water. May Allah reward you!

Arts: الفنون:
- We integrated the learning of the letter ج and خ with art. The students had the chance to choose their favorite art material to color/decorate the letters.

Coming up:
- New theme " Around the House".
Pajama Day.
- Winter Break (December 21- January 1).

Jazakum Allahu Khyran!