Class E

Age Level: 16+

Class Focus Teaching Aids Notes
Islam/Arabic 1. An Islamic Treasury of Virtues. By Maulana Wahiduddin Khan
2.  
A Journey Through the Holy Qur'an by Yahiya Emerick
3.  Muhammad by Yahiya Emerick
This class will cover Islamic themes as represented in the book of ahadith chosen here  and Arabic grammar.  Every child must have mastered Surahs 87-89 with translation.
Art Students will learn to draw fully detailed Arabesque patterns and geometric designs employing floral and calligraphic elements. The teacher chosen must be skilled at arts and crafts.  The supplies needed for each week's projects must be purchased in advance.  Perhaps a $20.00 art supplies fee can be assessed on the parents at the time of registration.
Islamic Literature 1.  The Memory of Hands. By Reshma Baig.
2.  Jewels of Remembrance. Rumi. Trans. By Kabir Helminski.
3.  The Gift. Poems of Hafiz. Trans. By Daniel Ladinsky.
Etc...
This class will focus on story telling, independent reading of Muslim-written stories that the school will make available and simple story writing.  This class seeks to boost the children's imaginations and to keep them connected to reading.
Sports Sports equipment for the activities planned Students will learn to work together in organized play through such games as volleyball, soccer, etc...

 

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