Friday 16 December 2016

Class Updates

As-salamu-alaikum wa Rahmatullah

Dear Parents,

I hope and pray that all of you are doing well, In shaa Allah. 

This week was wonderful alhamdulillah!

Students in the class have been given the responsibility to be recess leaders. A big Masha Allah to those students for doing such a great job.

Writing:  students had a chance to write in their journals about bullying using proper sentence structure.

Islamic Studies:  in Islamic Studies we have been reviewing the five pillars of Islam.  We are concentrating on prayer at the moment. Please help your child learn the Tashahud I will be asking them on Friday.

We started chapter 9 " Measuring Capacity and Mass".

Students have been learning the new vocabulary.

Reading:  Students have been divided into groups, during reading time students are asked to read a book and are assigned various activities to correlate with the book they have been assigned.
Please make sure to always read with your child at least 10-15 minutes a daily.

Library:  Please make sure that your child returns their library books every Wednesday.
The public library books will be due during the winter break on January 4th, 2017.  Don't forget to return them insha Allah. They can be dropped off at any Ottawa public library

Science:   We are working on structures and materials. Students wathed a few videos about material and structures.
We  discussed what a structure is and gave examples of some of the structures around us.

Social Studies:
We have finished this unit and will be concentrating on Science.

Spelling:  Students will have their spelling test this Wednesday November 30th insha Allah. 
the words are:
     bat    hop   fun   dog   can    zip   book   gasp  heap

You may practice the spelling words using the following link  the list is under test #8

  • Please practice writing simple sentences with your child using the spelling words.  When printing make sure your child leaves finger space between the words and prints legibly. 

Physical education:  We have been starting our gym class with a warm up followed by an activity.  Students have been learning many of the safety rules for gym class and learning how to follow instructions during their class.  


  • The sk class is having their annual Toy Sale.  Please help out by sending any toys or books your child no longer needs or uses by December 22nd, 2016.
  • please have your child dress for the weather.  They should have a hat, gloves or mittens, neck warmer and boots and snow pants.
  • Always keep and extra pair of socks in your child school bag as they often get wet.
We will be having garbage free lunches every Tuesday and Thursday insha Allah.  The students are doing great masha Allah.

Keep warm and have a wonderful weekend.