Taking care of the Masjid and looking after it is encouraged and praiseworthy in Islam.
As an encouragement and for rewarding the children for their excellent effort in keeping their classrooms/Masjid tidy and clean we have introduced some golden trophy badges.
Each class member will get the opportunity to wear these badges for a set duration and results will be recorded.
In houses (masjids), which Allâh has ordered to be raised (to be cleaned, and to be
honoured), in them His Name Read more [...]
Pupils had lot of fun this week solving challenging puzzles using the BrainBox game.
This game helps the children with basic mathematical concepts, including numbers, shapes and measurement.
The object of the game is to study a card for 10 seconds and then answer a question.
If the question is answered correctly, the card is kept, and the person with the most number of cards after 5 or 10 minutes is the winner.
The children also worked on some problem-solving matchstick puzzles.
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Some of our home-schooled students have been exploring how plants absorb water during their science lesson.
Firstly, the children got to understand how a plant obtains water by discussing why there is a need to water plants as well as where water for plants usually come from.
Using pictures, the class then discussed the differences between the roots, helping students understand why diffuse roots are good for places such as marshes, swamps, and sand dunes, while tap roots are good for places Read more [...]
Key stage 2 have been working on Autumn themed writing activities during some of their English lessons.
Students were asked to do some research on hibernating animals, migrating birds, seeds, fruits and nuts as well as the weather of autumn and then present them on poster paper.
Yesterday we came to the end of the first half term.
Both staff and students created some excellent vibrant models and poster designs based on our new learning garden.
Children had the opportunity to research how to grow and maintain a range of fruit, vegetables and a variety of flowers.
Research included points such what months the fruit/vegetables/flowers grown in, what the best climate would be, where to grow them, how to maintain them as well as a step by step guide of how to grow and Read more [...]
Yesterday some of our home schooled children visited the Fire Safety Centre in Bury.
The children participated in various activities to understand the importance of home fire safety using a sensitive approach.
They got to learn that fire is dangerous and about common fire hazards as well as the stop, drop and roll safety technique.
They also talked about smoke alarms and how they keep homes safe from fire, what to do in an emergency if there is a fire, and how to call 999.
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Clay art modelling is a fun art activity that involves the sculpting and moulding of modelling clay into a variety of shapes and objects.
Hand-building is working with clay by hand using only simple tools.
Our Key stage 2 students have been transforming their sketching work with the use of modelling clay.
Students practice their sculpting and hand building skills along with gaining knowledge about different types of clay.
Using the different tools such as the ball tool, they were able Read more [...]
Key stage 3 have been writing letters in the Arabic language.
The students got a chance to put into words what they have learned about grammar and vocabulary.
They also constructed phrases and expressions, both by using a dictionary and from what they have learned in general.
On Wednesday our young learners visited Abraham Moss Library for a lovely story telling session by the librarian.
Students got to participate in a group session involving sharing a story together. The children had a great time and enjoyed the visit. The story telling session was also followed by a guided tour of the library and students were issued their own personal library cards.
The library is a fantastic resource equipped with books for children of all ages.
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Alhamdulillaah we are coming to the end of another successful half term. The last day of this half term of the Tuition club will be next Thursday 18th October 2018 in shaa Allaah. We will then resume on Monday 29th October 2018 at 10am.
In order to reward our home-schooled students for their hard work and efforts this half term, we are happy to announce another fun activity afternoon. Students will be assigned tasks based on our new learning garden. They will have the opportunity to research Read more [...]