History

Battle of Badr

Today is the 17th Ramadhan 1435 and as part of our Ramadhan Activities we have been learning about the Battle of Badr which took place on Friday 17th Ramadhan 2AH. My eldest two children have been making their Battle of Badr Lapbooks. You can download the file for this lapbook HERE. Here is how the lapbook looks […]

Battle of Badr Lapbook

Tomorrow is the 17th Ramadhan 1435. The 17th of Ramadhan is the date when the Battle of Badr took place in the second year after the Hijrah. A few years ago I came across this wonderful lapbook on the Battle of Badr from Umm Sayang of Muslim Learning Garden. Ever since then I have wanted to make […]

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 […]

Islamic Geometry and Tessellation

Tomorrow we will be focusing on Islamic Geometry and Tessellation as part of our Ramadhan Activities. We will be reading about and discussing the use of Islamic Geometric Patterns as seen in masaajid all over the world. I have been busy preparing and printing a number of worksheets which I have made available to download below: […]

Books of Allaah Revealed in Ramadaan

It was narrated by Ahmad and by al-Tabaraani in al-Mu’jam al-Kabeer that Waathilah ibn al-Asqa’ (may Allaah be pleased with him) said: The Messenger of Allaah (sal allahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: The Scriptures of Ibraaheem were sent down on the first of the month of Ramadaan. The Tawraat was sent down on the sixth […]

The Origins of Shirk (Worksheet)

This afternoon I put together this reading comprehension worksheet based on the explanation on the Origins of Shirk from Shaykh Nasiruddin Al-Albaanee (rahimahullah). Contrary to the stories of the People of the Book, shirk first appeared in the nation of Nooh (alayhi salam). You can download the article along with the worksheet containing eight questions HERE.

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) […]