Grade One - Islamic
Grade One Islamic studies will cover five main units: Aqeedah and Fiqh, Seerah and Companions of the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him), Tafsir, Islamic Morals and Etiquettes and Tajweed.
Aqeedah (Creed): Students will be
introduced to the basics of Tawheed: God’s Oneness (Who is your Lord? What is
your religion and Who is your Prophet?) and
will be introduced to Asma wa al Husna - most beautiful names and attributes of
Allah, Al Khaliq, Al Razaaq and al Musawwir
· Fiqh: Students will learn to prepare for
Wudhu (or taharah and
cleanliness) and will study basic attributes of Salah (Sifat As Salaah).
· The Five Pillars in Islam
Seerah: Students will be introduced to the
Seerah of the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) from the short surahs.
They will also study the biographies of some of the early reverts to islam: Khadeejah bint Khuwaylid r.a., Salman Al Farisi, Bilal ibn Rabah, Suhayb Ar Roumi, Al Bara ibn Marrour, Mus’ab ibn ‘Umayr, Khabbab ibn Al Arat, Al Miqdad ibn ‘Amrou, (r.a).
Character Education: Adab is integrated into the entire program
and students will study the Sunnah of the prophet (peace and blessings be upon
him) starting with Ikhlas, good intention, saying Bismillah, praising Allah and
memorizing a list of supplications each year (Quran with tajweed program).