Wednesday, 4 May 2016

Last Week's Updates!

Dear Parents


We had a fabulous week Alhahumdulilah!

Spelling:  Students wrote a quiz for lesson 27 (adding endings in the base words).
 and then marked each other's spelling quizzes. Students then  completed  activities for lesson 28(adding endings in the base words).

Reading: Students practiced reading stamina during read to self.

Writing:  Students continued to work on their autobiographies.

Math:  Last week, the class learning goals were to practice telling time to 5 minutes interval, half past(half an hour), quarter to, and quarter past.

Telling Time/ Salah Party:

Students also worked in groups to use their knowledge of telling time to an hour and quarter hour by making a schedule for the Salah Party with activities. The second day, Tr. Dina Shalabi came to our class to pick one activity from each group.She was very impressed by the great work done by all groups, MashaAllah. On Friday, students participated in the actual Salah Party where they played games and activities chosen by Tr. Dina from their group work. The activities were: Pin the door to the masjid, Put Hasanaat in the Masjid, Pass the Parcel, Treasure Hunt( students has to find salah position cards), Salah Mistakes,  Prayer Mat craft and the final activity was going to Jumma Prayer and praying on our own Prayer mat, Alhumdulilah. We also enjoyed yummy food during lunch time. The students did an excellent job keeping track of time for each activity and we actually managed to finish all activities according to the schedule planned by grade 2B students. Great Job 2Bs, MashaAllah! 



Science: We  learned about renewable and nonrenewable resources by watching  an educational video and then we completed a worksheet about it

Talent Show: On Wednesday we went to the gym for the talent show, and enjoyed all the performances very much! Laila participated in the talent show again this year, and she amazed everyone with her jokes masha'Allah!.

Library: Tr. Nancy is teaching us how to use a dictionary. She showed the class the  3 parts of the dictionary, the  guide words and how they can help us find the word we are looking for. Students were given a list of words to look up in the dictionary.

Park Fun: We went to the public park several times last week and had a great time playing on the play structure and playing soccer! 

Jazakum Allahu Khairun!