Homeschooling, Muslim Homeschool, planning

Homeschooling Theme: Houses & Homes!

Houses and Homes - as simple as this theme sounds, there's a lot of exciting activities and learning to be done. We spent 3 weeks on this theme, and as usual here is an over view of what we planned to learn (I tend to find planning one of these before the theme, really helps… Continue reading Homeschooling Theme: Houses & Homes!

Hajj, Homeschooling, Muslim Homeschool, planning, saudi arabia

Homeschooling Theme: Saudi Arabia! (Part 1)

Whilst many of the homeschoolers around the world may be focusing on the beautiful season of Autumn (something we don't get to see in the desert of Saudi Arabia) we focused all our energy on where we live. So our second theme in our homeschooling year was all about Saudi Arabia. As we decided to… Continue reading Homeschooling Theme: Saudi Arabia! (Part 1)

Homeschooling, reading

For the love of reading!

One of my greatest homeschooling achievements to date is seeing my 4.5 year old get excited about reading. Ok yes, seeing her able to sound out and attempt to read her level 1 and 2 Biff and Chip books is exciting too. But, it's seeing her go to her bookbag, take out her reading book… Continue reading For the love of reading!