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Elementary School

GRADES 1 - 3

  • Memorization of the Qur’an (Integrated Quran program as well as a separate, three year, full-time Hifz program for girls and boys)
  • Mastery of Arabic Language
  • Knowledge of Qur’an and Sunnah
  • Traditional Islamic Knowledge, History and Values
  • Alim preparatory courses
  • Comprehensive State Education Program (Math, Science, Language Arts, Social Studies)

LANGUAGE ARTS/READING/WRITING

Students in the elementary grades up until the eighth grade will learn the basics of the English language starting from spelling, grammar, vocabulary words and onto more advanced reading and writing skills acquired from reading of various poems, stories in class and reading of various genres of books assigned in-school and at home.

The objective is to make students sharpen and master their literary and writing skills along with the help of teachers and various on-campus and off-campus resources.

These include and are not limited to assignments, projects, and activities. Students will give regular spelling tests.

MATHEMATICS

Curriculum at Furqaan Academy allows students to develop a deeper understanding of mathematical concepts from their own experience and incorporates practical routines to enhance arithmetic skills for future  mathematical study.

The aim is to provide students with best possible strategies for solving problems in everyday mathematics. This is done by establishing a framework of dialogue between the teacher and students.

SCIENCE

The purpose of science is to provide students with a balanced education and to provide them with relevant, hands-on opportunities and experiences to better understand complex topics to promote scientific literacy.

Topics include but are not limited to:

  • Exploring living things
  • Ecosystems
  • Classifying Matter
  • Weather
  • Solar system
  • Habitat
  • Space
  • Energy

SOCIAL STUDIES

Throughout the years, students will learn to build up their knowledge on rules, laws, authority figures, history figures, knowhow of maps, knowledge about communities, governments, cultures and environment, knowledge about landform and changes.

Social Studies Grades will be based on

1) Class Participation

2) Homework

3) Assignments/projects

4) Quizzes

5) Chapter tests

ARABIC

By learning Arabic Language, students will InshAllah connect to Quran in a better way.

At different levels, students are learning to use Arabic language to communicate within and beyond the classroom setting.

They will also learn sounds, letters, words, and sentences, listening, reading, speaking and writing in Arabic, and writing of both short paragraphs and essays.

QURAN (INTEGRATED PROGRAM)

Furqaan Academy’s unique integrated Quran Program for elementary school combines the core curriculum with a mandatory one with each student learning and reading Qur’an for two hours every day.

It helps students to read with proper pronunciation and Tajweed rules. Quran Memorization is an integral part of this program.

Each student is evaluated based on review, recitation of current lesson and tajweed every day.

Quran teaching strategies are based on the students’s pace .

Progress of each child is tracked and records are maintained.

Individual attention is given towards progress of each child.

ISLAMIC STUDIES

The purpose of Islamic studies class is for students to be able to understand the five pillars of Islam and implement them in his/her daily life.

Islamic studies at Furqaan Academy tries to connect their heart to the Quran and Sunnah through basics of Islam onto more deeper and complex topics like Fiqh, Hadith, Tafseer and Seerah.

Students in their early years will also learn about Stories of prophets and their lives. They will be introduced to Sahabas, and the Prophets’ parents, wives, and children.

They will learn about how to build a strong character by learning about all facets of this monotheistic religion. InshaAllah the goal of this course is to make our way of life according to the Quran and Sunnah.

GYM

The goal of this class is to acquire basic knowledge of team work, with emphasis on the appreciation and necessity of exercise for lifelong fitness.

Physical Education directly correlates to the health and well being of students.

Improving opportunities for physical activity is an imperative for improving children’s academic achievement and their health.

ART

Art is a valuable class where students will learn to become creative & artistic.

Students will be working towards learning different skills in art class by which they will be able to develop their creative ability.

Islamic art will be specifically stressed in this class.

GRADELINK

Furqaan Academy is now using a new school management system called Gradelink!

Key features include:

  • Current class grades, current attendance, and assignment due dates, financial information (coming soon)
  • Receive E-mails for when your student is getting good grades and/or poor grades in class
  • Easily contact the teacher through E-mail
  • School announcements
  • Teacher class pages

1. Login information: Your child was given a letter containing your personal login information to access the Gradelink website. We strongly recommend that once you log in, change the default password to one that you can remember and that only you will know.

2. Navigation: Click on tabs to view Grades, Assignments, Attendance and be up to date.
Please note: If you have multiple children, you should be able to view all children under one family account.

3. Download the App: Log in from your Android or Apple smartphone for easy access!

If you need further assistance about any issues related to your Gradelink account please call us at the following number

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