First day we recited the surah from the Book ‘ My first Quran with pictures’. Introduction of these surahs is a story. People of Makkah were got enemy of Prophet SAW when he tried to Spread Islam. They were trying to stop spreading Islam. They followed many tricks but failed. Then one of them practiced Black magic to make Prophet Ill. The prophet god sick. headache started to disturb Him and he started to forget things. Our Prophet could not understand what is happening with him. But There was Allah SWT who sent His help. Angle Jibreal came there with Two Surah AL-NAAS and AL-FALAQ and told him about the Magic. Then the place of Magic was searched and Magic was disposed with the help of this surah. Finaly He over come all the black energies, Trick was failed and He was more strong. From that day Our Prophet SAW practised to recite these two surah every Day Morning, evening and before sleeping. For children motivation I added, ”’If you want energies like super heroes against bad energies, you have to memorise these two surah and recite Morning and night.
So We did word to word Translation and then full Translations was done where Pictures helped us in Understanding the theme of Surah.
Second day we did some tafseer from the Book ‘Islamic studies’ It is a great read to understand background of Surah and power of Allah. The reality of Black Magic. We also Had a story from the My first Quran stories book about Musa A.S and MEGICIANS . WE discussed the reality of B;ack magic.
We discussed some magic tricks.
So Names/attribution of Allah Subuhan wa Tallah activities was done in calligraphy.
Mind Map of the Surah
- Theme of these Surahs Protection Surahs.
- Pairs Surat -ul-Falaq/Surah-ul-Naas
- About Magic and evils.
- Surah Al-Naas Has 6 Verses and Suarh Al-Falaq 5 verse
- It was revealed In Makkah This Mind map was taken from the website LiveMuslim.org
Activities and exercise was done.
What children Learnt from this Surah?
Then after completing two Surahs, there was asma-ul-husna activities. Calligraphy of the names of Allah which are mentioned in these surah, was done by students. We had another story form My first Quran stories book. This is a story Iblees. Who is the biggest enemy of Humans, So we discussed as Iblees is following us to mislead us, we need protection of Allah SWT from every evil. These two Surah are protection Surahs, So According to Sunnah we should recite these Surah 3 time in the morning and 3 times in the evening. Our Prophet SAW also used to recite these surah in the night before sleeping.