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  • Sand Art

    Sand Art

    Yesterday we did some sand art.  We did this craft once when we attended a kids craft place and the boys loved it!  Since we were avoiding going outside due to the extreme heat, this was a fun way to […]

     
  • Recycling

    Recycling

    As a child I remember always making things out of recycled items!  Whenever Id want to give a family member a gift, I would usually make it myself.  MashaAllah Yusuf is now becoming more independent and creative.  He mostly wants […]

     
  • Progress

    Progress

    Ibbys come a long way… hes beginning to enjoy painting more. Hes not crazy about his hands geting dirty, he randomly shows me his hands with a look of disgust, but then goes back to his masterpiece. Check out this […]

     
  • Painting Outside

    Painting Outside

    We brought paint to the backyard and the kids had a blast! They actually enjoyed cleaning the mess up with soapy water and sponges more than they did painting! Share This:

     
  • Surah Fatiha

    Surah Fatiha

    Here is another activity we did from the ad-duha curriculum. We talked about and paraphrased surah Fatiha (the first chaper of the Quran) and drew hearts and decorated it with sparkles. Yusuf isnt very into art so this was simple […]

     
  • Diorama

    Diorama

    Today we did our first lesson from the book called “Muhammad and Maryam” which is part of the ad-duha curriculum set I recently purchased. Alhamdulillah so far were loving it. Today’s lesson was an introduction to Muhammad and Maryam who […]

     
  • Play Doh

    Play Doh

    Today we made playdoh. I followed a recipe from my friends blog but it didnt turn out too well. It was a recipe which required cooking and Ive done non-cook recipes in the past and prefer those much more! Anyways, […]

     
  • Ball Painting

    Ball Painting

    I got this idea from my friend’s blog , click here to check it out. She has a really great blog mashaallah! We taped paper to the bottom of a container, put some blobs of paint, a couple balls, put […]

     
  • Markers

    Markers

    Ibby made it clear to us that he was not into car painting. But, today Yusuf coloured a picture to send in the mail to my parents… and as usual, Ibby was trying to copy. So I got a big […]

     
  • Car Painting… with Ibby

    Car Painting… with Ibby

    I was really excited to do car painting with the boys…since Yusuf loved it last time.. and since Ibby loves cars and coping Yusuf, I thought it would be a hit. I tried so hard to convince him that it […]