Ramadan is less than a week away, and I have to admit, I’m starting to feel like I’m scrambling a bit to get things ready for the kids to really get a positive experience out of this month, in sha Allah! With iftar around 9pm, Amatullah and possibly Aamina won’t even be awake, so I […]
Help your child succeed in learning to read with these phonics word cards! Match the word to the picture in a fun phonics game, bridging the gap from sounding out words and reading.
Another fairly new concept for Aamina is patterns. We’ve talked about it in passing, and she sees it on Umizoomi, but I think she’s just now getting to the point she’s ready to work with it on her own. There were multiple patterns she worked on, over the course of a few days, but the paper […]
Do you battle with screen time? You know it can be a valuable tool, but on the other hand, it isn’t as interactive and exploratory as other activities. Screen time rarely consists of physical activity, so there’s a natural pull as a parent to limit the hours allowed in front of a TV or computer […]