History

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 […]

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) […]

Ancient Egypt Notebook Pages

Last year I discovered notebooking and after introducing some small projects to my older two children, we found out that notebooking is the best way to present our history projects. I started to design our World History Timeline Notebooking Pages focusing on Ancient Times and as an off-shoot of those pages I also designed a more in […]

Companions of the Prophet Notebook Pages

This morning I have finished putting together a set of notebooking pages covering 75 of the Sahaaba – the Companions of the Prophet. You can download these pages HERE. Recently I had been reading through ‘Men and Women around the Messenger (sall’Allahu alayhi wasalam)’ by Sa’d Yusuf Abu ‘Aziz, published by Darussalam with my children […]

Commanders of the Muslim Army

Over the past few days I have been busy designing notebooking pages on the Sahaaba and this set of pages focuses on 26 famous Muslim commanders. This set contains a front cover, 26 titled pages and untitled page which you can download HERE. I have used the book titled: ‘Commanders of the Muslim Army’ by […]