Preparing for Ramadan; Lesson Idea & Mind Map Activity

Asalamu alaykum ladies. I hope you’re well.  Although we have discussed the virtues of Sha’ban together as a family, I wanted us to feel that Ramadan is ever drawing close and will soon be here.    So, here’s a simple lesson plan to get everyone ready for its arrival.  We started our discussion by describing […]

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Qur’an Memorisation & Revision Planner

Asalamu alaykum ladies. My dearest friend was struggling with keeping on track with her children’s’ hifdh journies, and I myself have been feeling a little overwhelmed recently.  So I decided to create a simple weekly planner that you can use for your children, which will be especially beneficial with Ramadan around the corner. I’ve uploaded […]

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Parts of Speech Color Key (Printable)

Asalamu alaykum ladies. Grammar is one of those subjects that usually gets met with a sigh. But Brave Writer really changed my perception of the need to teach grammar in the only way I thought possible and its been a huge relief! We’ve done a formal grammar program in the past as Julie (the founder […]

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Rosetta Stone Lesson Idea

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu ladies, as promised here’s a previous History lesson we did the last school year that I didn’t share at the time. We were covering the Ancient World at the time, and the kids wanted to study the Rosetta Stone further and how Hieroglyphs were deciphered. So, we spent a […]

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Continent Climate Lesson Idea

Asalamu alaykum ladies. We did this lesson more than a year ago or so, but I thought I’d share the idea because it was one of those spontaneous unplanned lessons that turned out to be really beneficial, alhamdulillah (I love it when that happens!) We were doing a unit study on Africa at the time, […]

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World Geography Lesson plan with Notebooking pages

Asalamu alaykum Sisters, How are you? Geography has been one of our ‘least studied’ subjects, mainly due to not having time to always fit it in. It’s not that we don’t cover Geography at all because of course subjects like Science, and History can most definitely include Geography and we have been covering it in […]

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Why we love All About Spelling

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu my dearest Sisters, how are you? This blog post is a personal one because my eldest daughter has dyslexia, and several of my family members have dyslexia too. It is estimated that 15% of the population has dyslexia so it’s likely that you yourself or someone you do know […]

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Admiring Allahs Creation: DIY Nature Journal

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu, We are loving the Winter season over here, especially since it’s usually hot and dry all year round.  So rather than spending more time indoors, we’ve been taking advantage of the cool breeze and getting outdoors more often. And although we go for nature walks often, I wanted to […]

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Our Current Homeschool Routine 2018-19

Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatu Mamas, How are you? I hope you are all in the best of health and emaan, ameen.  Today I’ll be sharing our current homeschool routine.  After much tweaking, I finally feel like this is what we will stick with.  Its strange, the fluidity of being able to change things […]

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A-Z of Islam Handwriting Sheets

Asalamu alaykum ladies One of my children is currently doing daily cursive handwriting practice so I thought I would make some worksheets, with a fun twist, the A-Z of Islam!  Admittedly I couldn’t think of anything for the letter ‘X’ so if you think of something do let me know. The worksheets are in cursive, […]

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