Homeschooling

How to Plan your own Homeschool Unit Studies in 5 Easy steps!

How to Plan your own Homeschool Unit Studies in 5 Easy steps!

Are you struggling on deciding which curriculum to choose for your homeschool? Do you find you need to buy more than one to cater for your children’s learning needs? Don’t you sometimes wish you could just create your own curriculum?  In this post, I am […]

3 Simple Steps to Make Eid Exciting for our Kids! ( +FREE Eid Card Template)

3 Simple Steps to Make Eid Exciting for our Kids! ( +FREE Eid Card Template)

Ramadan has simply flown by! Now with the last ten nights upon us, it is time to focus even more. That’s why I’m putting together this post to help you and I be totally ready for Eid! Now there are lots of things to think […]

Teaching our children the 99 names of Allah! (With @Kitabkids)

Teaching our children the 99 names of Allah! (With @Kitabkids)

Teaching our children about Allah is always one of the most important aspects of our Islamic Studies teaching. There are so many ways to go about it. However, for really young children, learning about Allah can become over complicated if not made simpler to understand. […]

Arabic Resources by Gambian Mommy (Review + Interview!)

Arabic Resources by Gambian Mommy (Review + Interview!)

In the world of homeschooling or even just parenting, who doesn’t love great resources that are interactive, colourful and make learning fun for our kids? In the Muslim Homeschooling World (or not), many of us may decide to teach our children Arabic, whether as a […]

Our Top 6 Ramadan books + follow up activities!

Our Top 6 Ramadan books + follow up activities!

Ramadan is a fantastic time to revisit the classic collection of Ramadan books we may be collecting. What’s even better is when you can bring those books alive by following up with a fun, creative and memorable craft, activity or even a party. Here’s our […]

What’s inside our Ramadan Box? Keep busy activities for 3-5 year olds!

What’s inside our Ramadan Box? Keep busy activities for 3-5 year olds!

Ramadan is such a crucial time for us as mothers to make the most of our own connection with Allah, our prayer and the Qur’an. That’s why each Ramadan I put together a Ramadan box ready with exciting activities my children enjoy so that they […]

Ramadan Daily Homeschooling Plan (Download Free Plan)

Ramadan Daily Homeschooling Plan (Download Free Plan)

If you were following my Week by Week Ramadan Plan and activities for 4-5 year olds, then in this post you will find the complete breakdown of how I aim to spend some quality learning time with my girls this Ramadan! The Ramadan Daily Homeschooling Plan that […]

How to make easy Role Play Areas to help your child’s learning!

How to make easy Role Play Areas to help your child’s learning!

Creating a role play area as a learning environment for your children that’s fun, colourful and inviting is so important in their early years of learning and beyond. It builds their confidence, gets their imagination running and does wonders for speaking and listening! With friends […]

How to get started with teaching Qur’an to your children at home!

How to get started with teaching Qur’an to your children at home!

Have you thought about when you will teach your children Qur’an? Have you considered teaching them yourself? Or will you wait until they are 5 or 6 years old before you begin? These were all the questions in my head before I decided to teach […]

How to make your own Personalised Popup story for Ramadan!

How to make your own Personalised Popup story for Ramadan!

Are you wondering how to start teaching Ramadan to your little ones? Here’s a fantastic story I made up for my then turning 3 year old Ammarah, called “Where’s the moon?” In this blogpost I will show you how to make your own personalised popup story […]