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Milk Bag Mats

We have been collecting milk bags to give to my Grandmother for years and years. Her church group uses them to make milk bag mats for people in need who have no beds. I have never explored the idea further, until a friend of mine and I attended a milk bag mat making workshop as […] Read more…

Enrolment Ceremony

Alhumdulillah we had our enrolment ceremony for our Girl Guide unit this month. After a short introduction and message to parents, the girls each put on a show for their parents. The Guides recited Quran and Hadith, the Brownies said a poem they wrote themselves about Girl Guides, and the Sparks sang a Sparks song. […] Read more…

Waste Wise Lego Showcase

This year marks the third (and last) year my daughter has been a part of Jr. FLL (FIRST Lego League). Ever since my daughter was in Grade 1 she has shown a love for robotics, and would always use any money she saved to buy solar powered or battery powered robotics kits. So I did […] Read more…

Girl Guides

Wow it’s been quite a whirlwind month. I will be really honest in saying I didn’t nearly get as much homeschooling done as I would have liked. I let my daughter do a lot of independent work as I read, and trained, and learned, and filled forms, and sent emails, and did so many things […] Read more…

Think Tank Lego Showcase

Alhumdulillah we’ve completed our second year of Jr.FLL (FIRST Lego League), with this year’s theme being, “Think Tank”. The children had to research about an educational place and tool, and our team chose Library and books. They designed a library for their lego model, with an elevator as their motorized moving part, and the crane […] Read more…

Geography Fair

My eldest participated in a homeschooling Geography Fair this month. The theme of the fair was Africa, and my daughter chose Morocco as her country of study. MashaAllah there were so many amazing tables at the fair, with amazing landscape and architecture models, souvenirs, and ethnic food! Our table was a little sparse, but being […] Read more…

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