Two hours—two Sessions (10:00am—Noon) with an hour for each session is held in Masjid MAS Katy. Both Parent’s class and Children’s class are offered. The two hours time is purposed to review material learned the week before and setting new challenge for the next following week.
Outdoor class is one of IFA’s unique and interesting programs. Outdoor class programs are held twice every semester. This is a combination between fun, learning, education and also family gathering. All of the family member was involved in this program. This program contain of educative games which also recap all the substance that we already given in the class. In the same time all the children and also parents learn how to solve a problem, give their opinion, working with others and have fun!
Practice, practice, and practice. A routine activity in daily basis is considered to be one way to make a good habit. IFA has program “one ‘ain—one day” for every members (this applies for both parents and children). There are two intentions, (1) to oblige everyone (Parents and children) khatam Quran, and (2) to formulate habit for each family for reciting Al-Quran together. A new method for Khatamul Quran was “mathematically” initiated in 2009 and ready to implement with new monitoring system in website base. The first IFA Khatamul Quran for children class was celebrated in March 2008 (based on old fashion method).
Fiqh class is one of biweekly programs in IFA. This class conduct by Dr. Hamed Ghazali. He is Adjunct Professor (Islamic American University), Superintendent (Iman Academy, Houston, TX) and also Chairman (Muslim American Society, Council of Islamic School). He is well known as one of expert in Islamic children education, and also has a concern in female Moslem right. This class is very practical, remind us a very basic things in Islam and it is applicable in our family life. So, it is an honor for us to have Dr. Hamed share his knowledge and experiences. Everyone is welcome! (Please check www.ifacademy.org for the latest schedule)
Qur’anic Arabic Class
Qur’anic Arabic class is one of biweekly programs in IFA for those who want more into the deep of Arabic language. This class is very useful for us who have no background in Arabic to know more about Arabic and Qur’an translation. Conducted by Dr. Hamed Ghazali.