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Ramadan Baskets for Children this Ramadan!

Ramadan Baskets for Children this Ramadan!

Ramadan is here and we know it’s definitely going to be a very unique kind of Ramadan! Remember though even in this hardship, there is ease. If there’s one thing we may just have been blessed with as we remain home, it is time – 

Teach Unit Study: Habitats

Teach Unit Study: Habitats

Having finished a wonderful study on Habitats, we bring you the latest of our Mama Teaches Me Planning Units – Habitats. This topic took us on a lovely journey focusing on our local habitat here in Saudi Arabia, as well as looking closely at habitats 

Arabic Seeds Review & Interview

Arabic Seeds Review & Interview

Are you looking to teach your children Arabic at home as non-native Arabic speakers and not sure what to purchase or where to start? I’ve had the same trouble myself. That’s when I discovered Arabic Seeds! Now luckily for me I WON a year’s subscription 

Our Top 10 Favourite Islamic Books For Children (2019)

Our Top 10 Favourite Islamic Books For Children (2019)

As we come to the end of year 2019, I thought it was time to share some of our favourite Islamic Books for children that we have discovered or bought this year, and that we highly recommend. In no particular order, below are our Top 

Teach Unit Study: The Body

Teach Unit Study: The Body

My girls have always been curious about learning about the Body. How does it all work? How does food go all the way down to the stomach? Why do we have a rib cage? What would happen if we didn’t have bones – would we 

My top 10 tips for an Umrah Trip with Kids!

My top 10 tips for an Umrah Trip with Kids!

You’ve just been blessed with the opportunity for Umrah. Mabrook! Or you may have been before but now taking your children. You have your visas, vaccinations and Umrah guides all ready. Have you wondered how you may have to entertain your children to make this 

Teach Black History Month at Home

Teach Black History Month at Home

A dedicated month – October – celebrating and teaching the achievements of Black people in History and current times. This was something that we always highlighted and shed light on at school. I found it just as important to teach it in our homeschool too! 

Muharram and the Story of Prophet Musa (as)

Muharram and the Story of Prophet Musa (as)

As we started another Home school Year, (Year 2 and Reception) it just so happen to coincide with the Islamic New year, so it felt right to begin the story of Prophet Musa (as) (Moses) as it holds a significance for us in the first 

Gardening: Grow Your Own at Home!

Gardening: Grow Your Own at Home!

This summer we had the wonderful opportunity to grow our own fruit and veg at home in England. It’s lovely to be able to see the results of hard work and effort at the end, at harvest time! This year rather than growing in the 

‘Alhamdulillah It’s Jummah’ Series

‘Alhamdulillah It’s Jummah’ Series

‘Alhamdulillah it’s Jummah’ Series by @kitabkids Friday is the most important day of the week in the Islamic calendar and yet, as a Muslim living in the West, it is sadly very easy to overlook and neglect. Life carries on at a hectic pace, business