Islamic Arts & Crafts

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 […]

Taraweeh and Masjid Puzzle

Today is the 15th Ramadhan 1435 and as part of our Ramadhan Activities we have been learning about Taraweeh. We started off this morning by reading through and discussing some of the articles and statements of the scholars regarding Taraweeh, its number of rakaah, and how it should be performed. This article from Shaykh al-Albaanee was very […]

Maths, Islamic Geometry and Zakatul Fitr

Today is the 10th Ramadhan 1435 and as part of our Ramadhan Activities we have been doing some Ramadhan-themed maths and learning about Islamic Geometry and Zakatul Fitr. We started the day with some clever line designs which my 3 eldest girls coloured with rainbow colours while my son coloured a design featuring Surah al-Fatihah. You can […]

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: […]

Ramadhan Art & Crafts

Today is the 9th Ramadhan 1435 and as part of our Ramadhan Activities I will be sharing with you some Ramadhan art & craft ideas and activities. We are not doing much in the way of art and crafts this year but you can click on the links below to view the activities that we have done […]

Ramadhan Board Game

Today is the 8th Ramadhan 1435 and as part of our Ramadhan Activities we have been putting together this Ramadan Board Game from Umm Abdul Basir. The kids have been working hard for 7 days straight, mashaa’Allah so I thought we’d have a fun day today. I downloaded this board game about 4 years ago but never got round […]

Sadaqah (Charity)

Today is the 7th Ramadhan 1435 and as part of our Ramadhan Activities we have been reminding ourselves about Sadaqah and why Ramadhan is a good opportunity to give charity. We started out by looking back through our ‘Charity in Islam’ Lapbook. Then we made a Sadaqah Jar using an empty chocolate spread jar and some craft […]