Holy Qur'an · Laylatul Qadr · S.Ramadhan

Suratul Qadr Sugar Cookies

As I had to discard the much-loved S.Qadr bunting this year, I promised the kids we’d make S.Qadr cookies using the same concept. I knew we didn’t have time for making, baking and decorating so I chose to go with a chocolate sugar cookie option with a sprinkle of glitter. The recipe was from here… Continue reading Suratul Qadr Sugar Cookies

Activities · Holy Qur'an · Laylatul Qadr · S.Ramadhan

Simple Qadr Illustration Video Clip

This illustration ANYONE can create, including older kids and your little ones will love watching it! We used a free iOS app call Doodle (but I’m sure there are many similar/better ones) out there. Then used iMovie to insert the Sura audio clip. That’s it! And now we have our own S.Qadr illustration with lots… Continue reading Simple Qadr Illustration Video Clip

Laylatul Qadr · S.Ramadhan

Laylatul Qadr Journal Older Kids & Adults

I hope this journal is useful for your older kids. I’ve tried to encompass some reflective aspects of these awesome nights. I’ve also tried to include lots of relevant verses from the Holy Qur’an to connect the amaals that we do to what Allah SWT says in his most awesome book - a book for… Continue reading Laylatul Qadr Journal Older Kids & Adults

Holy Qur'an · S.Ramadhan

S. Ankabut – 8 Lessons

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 into her growing pop-up Quran previously featuring S.Ahzaab star S.Maryam… Continue reading S. Ankabut – 8 Lessons

A Mother's Whisperings · Laylatul Qadr · S.Ramadhan

Ya Rabb! Accept A Mother’s Petty Excuses On These Holy Nights

The nights of Grandeur are upon us and yet again I feel unprepared, even though I've had a whole year to prepare. I ask myself - How will I make my perfect pitch when I hardly have anything to present? I feel gutted. Why didn't I spend enough time accumulating worthy good deeds and refining my character… Continue reading Ya Rabb! Accept A Mother’s Petty Excuses On These Holy Nights

Holy Qur'an · Laylatul Qadr · S.Ramadhan

S. Dukhan Matching Activity

And lastly, S.Dukhan Ayaats matching worksheet, 13-14 Ayaats with an illustration and Ayah.  Instruction: Cut out the Illustration and Ayah bit separately and ask them to match the pictures to the Ayah.  To make it more challenging and engaging, ask them to find the ayah number in the Sura  I’ve used translation by Shakir Download it… Continue reading S. Dukhan Matching Activity