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Making Models of the Ka’bah

  In the past I have made several papier mache models of various mosques with my children and a few years ago, as part of our studies on Hajj, we made a papier mache model of the Kab’ah. I have since learned that this is neither permissible nor appropriate as a means of educating children […]

Reading and Writing Fictional Stories

My children are not hugely interested in reading and writing fictional stories or poetry and I don’t encourage them too much in this. They much prefer reading from fact books. We have been making more of an effort of late to review stories of the Prophets (peace be upon them) and to learn about the […]