crafting

Daily Islamic Prayer Chart

Now that my daughter is praying almost every prayer with the family, we decided to make a prayer times chart like the one we saw by Educating the Muslim Child, here.  Using a frame we had on hand, and some scrapbooking paper, it was such a quick craft to make. To write the timings on, […] Read more…

Pile of Leaves Picture

Today LittleA made a picture of a pile of leaves by tracing and overlapping leaf shapes on a piece of paper and then colouring in each section with a different autumn colour. At first she was going to cover the entire paper with overlapping leaves but as she was getting closer to completion she noticed […] Read more…

Leaf Picture Frame

My daughter made a leaf picture frame for me using some plastic leaves I purchased from the dollar store, and some small white frames. She simply hot glued the leaves onto the frame, and drew a little picture of a tree inside. Perfect fall decor, Alhumdulillah 🙂 Read more…

Book making

  A book that I made years and years ago when I was in first grade, recently came back into my possession. It’s a weird feeling to be reconnected with a part of your past, to hold something that you created with the same two hands 20 years ago. So much has happened since then […] Read more…

Leaf and Seed Study

A has been really interested in the different types of leaves. She drew a picture of some leaves and the corresponding seeds underneath by referring to our nature guide. She used a black crayon for her drawing, and was able to paint over it with watercolour paints, with the wax of the crayon resisting the […] Read more…

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