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The Curriculum and Your Islamic Tarbiyah Do Not Have to Clash!

Integrating Islam and core skills is easy and should be our standard practice! I’ll show you how!

Assalaamu ‘alaykum, I’m Zahra. On this site, I offer Muslim homeschoolers & teachers resources and teaching strategies that help them teach with an Islamic vision!!

Download My Free Lesson Plan Template and Planning Guide

Get super clear and organized on how you’ll teach your next lesson by using this free lesson plan template. 

You’ll also get a sample lesson plan and a mini- training workshop on how to design an effective Islamically integrated lesson.

Black Lives Matter, Anti-Racism, & Muslim Education

Islamophobia & anti-blackness have similar root causes. Learn how to take an anti-racist approach to your teaching & tarbiya. + resources

Belief in Angels – Lesson Plan & Resources

In this post, I share all the details and resources for my lesson on the 2nd pillar of emaan – Belief in Angels, so you can teach it too.

9 Ramadan Teaching Resources that can be adapted for any time of the year

9 Ramadan resources & teaching strategies that are engaging yet powerful. Graphic organizers, writing/speaking prompts, and posters for free download.

Ramadan Workshop Series: Make a Gratitude Jar

A gratitude jar is a great way to get children into the habit of being grateful and constantly giving thanks to Allah, Azza wa jal. Allah subhaanahu wa taa’ala created us to worship Him and to give thanks! Giving thanks and showing gratitude is a very significant act of worship, and Allaah is pleased with […]

Ramadan Workshop Ideas: Good deed date palm tree

The believer is like a date palm tree. This Ramadan use a date palm tree to encourage your child to do more good deeds. Lesson included.

Ramadan Workshop Ideas: Design a Mushaf Cover

Connect your kids with the Quran by getting them to design their own copy of the Quran!

Ramadan Workshop Ideas: Build a Ramadan Calendar & learn everything you need to learn about the month

Get your learners to learn about Ramadan by plotting all the a major events related to the month on this calendar.

Ramadan Workshop Ideas: 4 powerful Ramadan workshop activities to use throughout the month.

There is so much to learn & so much to cover when it comes to the blessed month of Ramadan. Here are 4 educational activities you can use to get the most of this month.

Pillars of Emaan Series- Lesson 1: What is Emaan?

This is the introductory lesson to the Unit “The 6 Pillars of Emaan”. Click to see the lesson plan and to access the resources that go with it for free.

How I Ended Up Back in the Classroom

When you make an intention to pursue a vision, be open to the possibility of going back to what you ran away from. Learn how & why I took up a teaching job, and what resources I’ll be sharing as a result.

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