Prep & Planning

10 Fabulous Sensory Play Ideas for 2-4 year old kids!

10 Fabulous Sensory Play Ideas for 2-4 year old kids!

Have you ever noticed how quiet your child is and then you discover they managed to open and squeeze out your favourite moisturiser and smeared it all over themselves, the floor and anywhere else they were playing? Well your child is in need of some […]

12 Tips on teaching about a country you just visited!

12 Tips on teaching about a country you just visited!

Homeschooling mamas, are you wondering what to teach your children at home? What topic are you focusing on this month? Have you recently returned from a holiday abroad? Well why not merge the two! Follow up your children’s learning experience through fact finding, and further […]

A Day from Our Homeschool Plans:

A Day from Our Homeschool Plans:

As many of you may have gathered by now, I seem to be always planning or sharing snippets of my plans. Well, the main reason is I love to plan thoroughly before I begin the homeschooling year for a few reasons. It is hard work […]

What to teach? Hajj for kids – How I plan!

What to teach? Hajj for kids – How I plan!

Are you wondering what to teach your children just before Eid ul Adha and the Hajj? Why not teach them this fab unit study on Hajj for kids! One of the easiest ways for me to plan when homeschooling Ammarah and Hibah is planning around […]

Planning for the next Homeschooling year!

Planning for the next Homeschooling year!

Our Summer holidays came early – and we have flown back to the UK from Saudi Arabia to enjoy the cooler summers with our family and friends here  – alhamdulillah! Being so far away from the desert heat that does not allow us to always […]

Behind the scenes @mamateachesme

Behind the scenes @mamateachesme

I receive a lot of messages on my Instagram page about how inspiring it is to see what I do with my children, and some really sweet and encouraging messages that motivate me to continue – even though I have been through times where I […]

House Management: Weekly Schedules!

House Management: Weekly Schedules!

As I prepare my week for the coming of the blessed month of Ramadan, I refer back to my weekly schedule that I created right at the beginning of my home-school journey. I plan weekly – always. Whether it’s a teaching week or even a […]

How to start up your Homeschool in 5 Easy Steps!

How to start up your Homeschool in 5 Easy Steps!

I want to start my blog by sharing my own personal journey of how I started homeschooling, organised my home, chores, AND all while moving to the Middle-East – more specifically Saudi Arabia!