Holy Qur'an · Laylatul Qadr · S.Ramadhan

S.Qadr Salt Dough Bunting

Don't just make any salt dough ornaments make S.Qadr ornaments!  Flour + salt + water + cookie cutters + messy paint + tons of glitter = learning + bunting + fun  A simple salt dough recipe:- 1.5 - 2 cups flour should be enough for this- 2 parts flour to one part salt and eyeball… Continue reading S.Qadr Salt Dough Bunting


Shahr Ramadhan Cookies and Reflections

Discussing the importance of good deeds at the start of this month and how fasting (with our bodies) makes us more mindful, we discussed this Ayaah: And surely, good deeds take away bad deeds..." (11:114) Then my daughter started giving the analogy of permanent marker and dry erase marker to good deeds and bad deeds… Continue reading Shahr Ramadhan Cookies and Reflections

Holy Qur'an · Laylatul Qadr · S.Ramadhan

S. Ankabut Craft

The templates on S.Ankabut were a little basic for my six year old so we did a little more on this wonderful sura. Inspired from QFatima's tafseer: http://www.qfatima.com/index.php/q-114-home/understanding-of-each-sura/88-suwer-chart-articles/452-suratul-ankabut-029 We used a spider's eight legs to illustrate eight Lessons from the sura.  InshA this will be added (after legs are folded as we make fan and stuck… Continue reading S. Ankabut Craft

Laylatul Qadr · S.Ramadhan

S.Ankabut, S.Rum, S.Dukhan Activities

Here is a synopsis activity of the three suwer - S.Ankaboot, S.Rum and S.Dhukan, I did with 5-7 year old at the workshop. You can download the printable sheets here You can be more creative with illustrating, but this is what we came up with and the materials required S. Ankaboot (29) We made a… Continue reading S.Ankabut, S.Rum, S.Dukhan Activities

Laylatul Qadr · S.Ramadhan

Laylatul Qadr – P.Musa’s Conversation with Allah

P.Musa's absolutely beautiful conversation with Allah SWT inspired us to prepare some treats and a matching activity (link below for details)  "Prophet Musa (AS) addressed the Almighty (SWT) saying: “Oh Allah, I desire to be near to You!” Allah SWT replied saying “Whoever desires nearness to Me is one who remains awake durig Laylatul Qadr,… Continue reading Laylatul Qadr – P.Musa’s Conversation with Allah