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World Religions – Ramadan Zakat Fact File

  IT'S TIME! The third printable in our Ramadan Fact FIle Series. In this file you and your family will discover information about Zakat. Some of the topics that will be covered include:     What is Zakat and why do muslims pay it? Who must pay Zakat? Who recieves Zakat? Who can not recieve… Continue reading World Religions – Ramadan Zakat Fact File

Inspiration and Tips for Parents

A Magic Phrase For Every Parent To Remember.

Affiliate links: We love the books we've read and share with you here and think you may too and have added these links for your reference only. However, if you do choose to purchase a book via these links we may receive a small commission at no additional cost to you. "The way to be… Continue reading A Magic Phrase For Every Parent To Remember.

OUr Homeschool Journey. Natural Egypt Plant Identification
Homeschool, Inspiration and Tips for Parents, Preschool, Reception

Natural Egypt – Plant Identification

Nature Walks, Observation and Species Identification. Do you like taking nature walks with you children but struggle to identify what it is exactly they have discovered? I used to have that problem too. Recently however I discovered a new nature identification tool that is working magic for our nature explorations. The Struggle Back in the… Continue reading Natural Egypt – Plant Identification

Preschool

World Religions Ramadan Fact File – Dates

It's finally here! Some of my readers requested more information about certain of aspects of Ramadan that they have grown curious about and since this month has got me in the sharing kind of mood I have got some additional factfile pages to help you and your family explore the month of Ramadan in more… Continue reading World Religions Ramadan Fact File – Dates

Preschool

World Religions – Ramadan Fact File

  Ramadan is finally here and I am so excited! As a Muslim, Ramadan is the time of year I look forward to most. The prayer, the community spirit, the foods and decorations bring a warm surge of comfort and joy. I love the opportunity Ramadan brings; to really refresh and renew my commitment to my… Continue reading World Religions – Ramadan Fact File

Learning Through Literature, Preschool

Why I Read Classic Literature With My Preschoolers

  How often do you share classic literature with your children? If you haven't already noticed,books are a very prominent feature in our home. We are always sharing books  at various times through out the day. We don't have a strict schedule over here, however every evening without fail before bed the entire family gets together… Continue reading Why I Read Classic Literature With My Preschoolers

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The Great Potato – A Short Homeschool Study

So earlier this week, whilst I was busy tidying up the play dough and cutters, little A made the most of the opportunity and covered my dining table in wonderful ball point pen scribbles. I know, I know I really shouldn't have let it lying around but we all know it pen accidents right? I… Continue reading The Great Potato – A Short Homeschool Study

Homeschooling prechool at the beach. Sand covered toddler toes.
Preschool

Shells, Stones, Coral and A Magnifying Glass

Beach days are treasured in this family and they are always such a prime learning experience. A year or so ago M discovered his love for magnifying glasses and had a great time looking at the minute details of some rocks from my university collection. He spent some time comparing them to quartz crystals we… Continue reading Shells, Stones, Coral and A Magnifying Glass

Inspiration and Tips for Parents

6 Steps To Spring clean Your Homeschool

With Spring in full swing all of nature's beautiful creatures are busy connecting with one another, building and perfecting their nests or homes and helping set the foundations for their families to grow and flourish. We humans seem to be in on this action too. It's during this time of the year where many of… Continue reading 6 Steps To Spring clean Your Homeschool