How to Introduce Arabic Letters to Ages 2-4 Years

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Today I wanted to share how we introduce Arabic letters to young children from the ages of 2.5 to 4 years.

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Orangutans in Sumatra

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We took a short trip to Indonesia over the long weekend to see orangutans in the Sumatran jungle. What an experience, Subhanallah (Glory be to God)!  Unfortunately, there aren’t many of them left.  These incredible animals are endangered along with the Sumatran rhinoceros, tigers, and pygmy elephants.

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DIY Montessori Movable Alphabet

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Here’s another DIY post for the Montessori movable alphabet. The authentic material is beautiful, and I do hope to purchase it when I am in a more permanent location. Until then, I decided to make a very affordable alternative.  Continue reading

Hajj Unit Study Part 3: Mina & Mt Arafat

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Here is the third and final part of our hajj unit study.  For parts one and two, refer to the bottom of the post.

Mina

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Hajj Study Unit Part 2: Tawaaf & Sa’i

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Here are the directions for the Mecca-Haram section of the diorama and the continuation of the Hajj Study Unit.  For Part 1, click here.

The Kaabah

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