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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 […]

Our Baby Daughter Has Arrived!

Asalamu alaykum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatu Alhamdulillah, I am pleased to share with you our good news … Allah, subhanahu wa ta’ala, has blessed our family with another daughter. Our little Nouara is now 4 weeks old, mashaa’Allah, tabarak’Allah. I haven’t been very active on this blog since Ramadhan, mostly due to the tiredness of […]

Zakat ul-Fitr

Today is the 18th Ramadhan 1435 and as part of our Ramadhan Activities we have been learning about what foods can be given as Zakat ul-Fitr. We read through different ahadeeth which gave details of what the Messenger of Allah, sall’Allahu alayhi wasalam and the Sahabah gave as Zakat ul-Fitr. This included: dates barely raisins dried cheese/yogurt […]

What Nullifies the Fast?

Today is the 16th Ramadhan 1435 and as part of our Ramadhan Activities we have been reviewing those things that break the fast. We looked back over our lesson on Guarding the Tongue in which we learned how the Salaf considered backbiting and lying as actions which nullify the fast. Then we read through some of the […]

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 ***