Sunday, 24 January 2016

Sk1 Weekly Updates: (Jan.18 - -Jan. 22)

As-salamu-alaikum wa Rahmatullah Dear Parents,I hope and pray that all of you are doing well. We had a wonderful week alhamdulilah!

Arabic Language: احب اللغة العربية
We reviewed the letters ( أ – ز ), the name of harakat (fatah, kasra , and dama) and how to read the letters studied with them; this has been accomplished though a number of activities, such as songs, games, stories and competitions. The children have found these activities to be exciting and fun. Please ask your children about them and watch as they make the sounds and the actions.

Lesson Title: The letter س The students worked on the Arabic letter in the classroom.
Reading: Read the letter س with short vowels (fatha, kasra and dama).

Writing: Practice writing the letterس in the arabic workbook and textbook at school. How to write the س at the beginning- middle- and end of words.

Orally:  Ask the kids what is your name? and how are you? in Arabic. Know the different between asking a boy or a girl ( feminine and masculine ) كيف حالك ؟ ما اسمـك؟  The kids have to answer in a complete sentences.
how many days in a week? كم يوم في الاسبوع ؟
What day is today? ما اليوم ؟

Show and Tell:
MashaAllah and thank you to all the SK1 students who brought some items for show and tell. This activity is really important to improve the students' speaking skills in Arabic and to increase their self confidence insha'Allah. Please remember to post your child’s Show & Tell on the fridge to remind him/her of the day they suppose to do their turn.

Please check the YouTube below for further practice at home:

Guided/Shared Reading:
We are starting a new book called بيتي

Sk1 students are learning to read short sentences from this mini-book. 

To access this book online please visit this website:

Please practice reading the book with your child. All students will get their hard copy of this mini-book after we finish reading at school inshaAllah.

MashAllah sk1 handwriting skills is improving a lot. The kids had so much fun this week practice writing in their hand like shape little writing boards. Each student had the chance to practice writing a new or previously learned letters/numbers/ their names/their classmates names or any other words they know how to write. Way to go SK1 :)

We are still working in the measurement unit.

We are going to start working in our diorama project for living and non-living things on Wednesday and Thursday inshaAllah.

Islamic Studies:
We are still learning about the life and saying of rasulullah (pbuh). 

The students really enjoyed listening to the following nasheed about prophet Mohammad (pbuh).

Please ask your child to sing for you the nasheed they learned about prophet Mohammad in school. 

 Jazakumullahu-khaira for your co-operation and support!

SK1 Early Arabic Language Immersion Program Team (EALIP)