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Iman’s Home-School Quick Links

Alhamdulillah! For a while now I have been looking through my blog and feeling more and more claustrophobic. I love sharing our projects and activities and resources but I can’t help thinking that the blog is starting to look cluttered and the links to free downloads are being missed, buried amongst the tales of labours […]

Ramadhan Through History

Today is the 14th Ramadhan 1435 and as part of our Ramadhan Activities we have been working together on Ramadhan History Timeline. We started off this morning by looking through the book ‘When the Moon Split’ to find as many Islamic historical events that took place during the month of Ramadhan. We listed the dates and the […]

Kindness to Animals: Keeping Birds as Pets

My daughter Samira has recently developed an interest in birds and spends much of her free time on her laptop reading through the information pages on the RSPB Website. She has even started her own little project about UK birds, creating pages of information with diagrams and maps and due to this new found interest, […]

Ramadan Curriculum: 30 Days of Activities

*** UPDATED 12/05/2015 ~ The new, improved and updated curriculum can now be found at IMAN’S HOME-SCHOOL QUICK LINKS ***

The Month of Rajab and Al-Israa w’al Miraaj

Teach your children to recognise the Sunnah and to avoid the Bid’ah regarding the Month of Rajab. “Verily, the number of months with Allaah is twelve months (in a year), so it was ordained by Allaah on the Day when He created the heavens and the earth; of them four (Dhul-Qadah, Dhul-Hijjah, Muharram and Rajab) […]

15th Night of Sha’baan (Shab-e-Barat)

Teach your children to recognise the Sunnah and to avoid the Bid’ah regarding the month of Sha’baan. Specifying the day of the 15th of Sha’baan by fasting or reciting the Qur’aan or performing naafilah prayers Question: We see some people specifying the 15th of Sha’baan with particular supplications and reciting the Qur’aan and performing naafilah […]

FAQ’s ~ How does Iman’s Homeschool Work?

I have been asked many questions lately by many people from different backgrounds about home-schooling. It is quite time-consuming replying individually each time so I have decided to write this brief article as a response to some of the questions I am frequently asked. Q1. I am new to home-schooling, where do I start? First […]