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Hajj Display

My daughter set up her display for Hajj using some word wall cards we had from last year, and some models she built out of lego, an idea we saw on pinterest. She is always really interested in Mina, I think because of the tents and her fascination with camping, but she enjoying going through […] Read more…

Recycled Eid Cards

These are the Eid cards my daughter and I made last Eid using cardboard from recycled cereal boxes, and scrap fabrics from my scrap bin. We just simply drew a design, cut it out and hot glued a piece of scrap fabric to the back, then lined the inside of the card with construction paper […] Read more…

Ramadan Moon Collage

Ramadan Mubarak 🙂 InshaAllah I hope to be able to post a few of our Ramadan activities this Ramadan, first up is a Ramadan Moon collage that my daughter made. Supplies: – contact paper – cut up magazines or construction paper – scissors Steps: 1. Cut two pieces of contact paper of equal size. 2. […] Read more…

Hajj Reading

This month on our bookshelf… Tell Me About Hajj, 2 Little Explorers Hajj edition magazines, We’re off to make ‘Umrah, A Little Tree Goes for Hajj, The Story of Ibrahim (AS). Above the bookshelf I also placed a Hajj themed word wall from Islamic Bulletin Boards here, for my daughter to practice reading. Read more…

Eid Hot Potato Surprise

On Eid the kids and I played a Hot Potato game using a tissue paper wrapped gift. My mom did this game a couple of years ago and it was really fun so I thought we could try it again. For this game we sang “Eid gift, pass it on, pass it on, pass it […] Read more…

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