Age Level: 16+
|Class Focus||Teaching Aids||Notes|
|Islam/Arabic||1. An Islamic Treasury of Virtues. By Maulana
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.|
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.
|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...|