Parent's letter to School Teacher
Regarding in-Class Presentation on Eid-ul-Adha.
[The following letter may be downloaded and sent to your child's school
teacher to help initiate a presentation on Eid-ul-Adha in your child's
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Dear Teacher's Name,
On behalf of our family we hope that this letter reaches you in the best
of health and spirits. We truly value your efforts to see that our son/daughter
has enjoyed a well rounded educational experience. We wish that your efforts
are emulated all over the country
Every year Muslim celebrate the struggle of the Prophet Abraham, peace
be upon him. This celebration is known as Eid-ul-Adha "The
Celebration of the Sacrifice".
According to the lunar calendar which we follow, Eid-ul-Adha (the second
of two Islamic celebrations) is expected to be on February 1 this year
which is a Sunday. The celebration is a time for reflection, sacrifice
and equally a time for family, friends, festivities, joy and giving.
Considering that this festival is for three days, please excuse our son/daughter
from their daily classes on _________ as our family will celebrate this
joyous occasion together. We hope that by helping our children to value
their family and faith, they will, with God's help, be well grounded individuals.
We hope that you support our goals and that you will assist us in our
To ensure that our child's enjoyment of this celebration is also one of
learning and growth, we would like to suggest that he/she put together
a short presentation for his/her class. We request your assistance in
doing this. There are a number of reference materials that are geared
for children and may be useful. (e.g. posters, videos, books etc.)
Please let us know if we can accomplish this together. We will be thankful
for your assistance and would enjoy working with you. Thank you and look
forward hearing from you.
Peace be with you,