Insha'Allah this week we will be:
Language: Finishing off our Phonics book 1: Ss-Aa-Tt-Ii-Pp-Nn. We will be working on the exercises at the back of the book to reinforce the beginning sounds. In writing the students will have a chance to write and illustrate in their journals.
Math: We will be sorting different objects according to different properties, as well as working on our counting and 1-1 correspondence. (You can practice these two activities with your child at home! Have them count shoes, count books in the bookshelf, spoons int he drawer etc they can also help you sort the utensils out of the dishwasher! )
Science: We will be finishing off our bear theme, and we will also be discussing some of the properties of different materials such as: wood, plastic, glass, metal etc.
Art: We will be using our culinary skills to make some yummy bear cookies on Friday insha'Allah. We will also be using our drama skills to reenact the story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears.
Islamic Studies: Insha'Allah we will be talking about the very important topic of: Respect (respecting our parents, what does that mean?). We are also memorizing our du'aa for the month of November.
Gym: We will be having fun while exercising our gross motor skills playing the following games: Bear, Bear, Fish and Ant Tag.
SHOW & TELL: Free day, the students get to select any item that is of interest to them!
HOT LUNCH: This week the hot lunch is pizza!
FRIDAY PRAYER: Please send in hijab/prayer rug every Friday.
HOMEWORK: Due every Wednesday, please take the time to help your child complete their homework. Remember that you are establishing habits and routines that will stay with your child for their entire academic life!
WINTER WEATHER: Please make sure your child comes to school every day with weather appropriate gear. The weather is getting colder and colder! Make sure you child comes to school with the following items: hat, mittens, neck warmer, and a winter jacket.
Jazakum Allahu Khairan,