Literacy

  • Libraries

    Libraries

    Another thing we REALLY missed:  Libraries! Share This:

     
  • Acrostic Poems.

    Acrostic Poems.

    Yusuf was learning about Acrostic Poems in his Canadian Curriculum so I asked him to make one of his own using his name.  Mashallah he did well…and did it all on his own. Those moments when the kids go and […]

     
  • Goodnight Moon

    Goodnight Moon

    An all time fave in our house, with all three kids. But what makes it even that much more lovable, is when they read it together <3  Share This:

     
  • Ta

    Ta

    Alhamdulilah we have a regular Quran teacher coming to our house now to teach the boys.  They really like him and are benefiting mashallah.  Ibby has started letter recognition and writing as well. He really puts an effort into writing […]

     
  • Shopping

    Shopping

    Being abroad makes you appreciate and miss the little things that you didn’t pay much attention to when you back home.  For me, Dollarama is one of the things I really miss especially since were home a lot more! A […]

     
  • Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Tree

    Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Tree

    After picking up and moving to the other side of the world, we no longer have the amount of toys, activities and supplies that we used to. So Im learning to improvise and make things by hand.  Ibby is learning his alphabet […]

     
  • Yusuf and Momma Journal

    Yusuf and Momma Journal

    I enjoy writing journals and letters to people (fiction is not my thing).   I have scrapbooks for my kids where I randomly write them letters to read when they are adults.  They will have to wait until they are […]

     
  • Quranic Opposites

    Quranic Opposites

    My husband bought this from the Learning Roots booth at a congerence a few years ago.  It is really good for building both arabic and english vocab. Share This:

     
  • Welcome Home Baba

    Welcome Home Baba

    Another sneaky way thay I got Yusuf to practice writing skills 🙂 Share This:

     
  • Jummuah Journals

    One of the many things that I love about homeschooling is that we are able to go for Jummuah (Friday Prayers) just about every single week together as a family alhamdulillah.  I find it to be a really nice family […]