Ramadan Lapbook



Ramadan Lapbook Cover


Ahhhh….so we did a lapbook on Ramadan around the time of Ramadan that I thought I would share with you.

This was a timely project and I actually had 4 of my 5 children participate in this one. Masha Allah.

I used a wonderful site from a sister who also shared.  Here is her site so you can also use her printouts if you like: http://raisingmuslims.wordpress.com/2008/08/12/ramadhan-lapbook-pics-printouts/

May Allah Reward this sister with much good in this life and the hereafter for sharing with us, Ameen!


The Command to Fast flip circle book

Okay, I actually found this printout on : http://tjramadan.talibiddeenjr.amanahwebs.com/

It was just a print out page and I just cut out each section into circles and added it on to colored contruction paper. You will also see that many of my Islamic printouts will come from www.talibideenjr.com as it is one of the most resourceful sites for Islamic/homeschool teaching out on the internet. May Allah reward the sister with good for all her good deeds in this life and the hereafter, Ameen!


This shows the fasting cycle as well what breaks the fast,and who are exempted from fasting, the fast of a travels and ways to travel

In this one, we actually drew our pictures out to make them more visible and more hands on for the kids. My older 2 girls actually did the “what breaks the fast”, and “who are exempted from fasting” as well as the fasting cycle. My 3 yr old son colored the ways of travel and fast of a traveler. Masha Allah.


The cover to Hijri calendar



We added the Months and meanings to this calendar



The Arabic number flaps open and show the Hijri month

My eldest 2 girls added to this one. We went a step ahead and just added the name of each Hijri month as well as it’s meaning.


Surah Al Qadr

This was a nice printout to help the children learn Surah Al Qadr masha Allah.


Vocabulary pocket with cards



Iftar at the Masjid Accordian Book closed



Iftar at the Masjid Accordian Book open


This one was a coloring page I found and had my 4 yr old daughter color ( she enjoyed being a part *smile*)

If you would like the coloring page here it is: iftar2masjid


Ramadan Quiz


We also added one more part to this lapbook to make it a little more hands on. We made a suhoor game from a site that a sister shared her printouts with us as well. I just modified the game a bit by making it bigger, and actually handmaking it but everything came from her site.

Here is her page:  Ramadan Planner Family

May Allah Reward this sister for sharing her wonderful teaching resources with much Good in this life and the hereafter, Ameen.

The name of the Game is Knowledge Quest. The game board I actually made out of 2 file folders and just colored it in. This was my craft of the lapbook (*smile*)

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The entire board 

knowledge quest

 Start of the game up close

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Middle of the game up close

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Bottom of game up close

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Finish of the game

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game pieces and game cards

The game cards are actually made out of construction paper, I must say cardstock would probably work better if this is going to be handled alot. I plan on eventually laminating mine. I just made a little pocket and just embelished the front with the name of the game and a couple designs. I then put the question on the back of the pocket and there is a different colored piece of paper in the pocket which you pull out and it reveals the answer.

game pieces knowledge quest

Game pieces approx. 3in

The game pieces we made out of Crayola modeling clay. They have many colors and the clay is actually very easy to work with and doesn’t crumble when it dries like other clays do. You can also color these clays which make it easy as well. We store the game pieces in a sandwich baggie and punched a little hole in it and tied it to the side binding of the lapbook.

To add it to the lapbook we just cut a half a file folder and added it to the back of the lapbook as a large pocket file which worked great and I must say it doesn’t make the lapbook to bulky either.

Enjoy this one!

 Overall this was such a nice project to do with the children especially with all the different ages I had to work with Alhamdulilah. We did this lapbook in about a week to a week and a half time. It helped the older girls from thinking about being hungry while fasting because they were enjoying themselves masha Allah. They all learned so much from this past Ramadan, Alhamdulilah.


8 CommentsLeave a comment

  1. Assalamu ‘alaykum,

    Masha’Allaah the lapbook looks great, Allaahumma baaraak feek.
    We’re just starting our first lapbook now, ones doing butterflies and the other is doing honey bees, we’ve taken the resoureces from homeschool share, excellent site masha’Allaah.
    Insha Allaah would like to do an islamic one next.

  2. assalamu alaykum,

    Jazak Allahu Khairan for sharing. I’d love to see closeup pictures of your game!!

  3. As Salamu Alaikum

    Masha Allah a lovely blog.

    Jazaki Allahu Khairan for the Link back to Easel and Ink

    Ameen to your duas.

    May Allah make your blog grow from strength to strength Ameen


  4. Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barkatuh,

    Masha’Allah sis, these are just great! I can see now a general idea about how to do a lapbook. Maybe I’ll try one and see how it goes insha’Allah. Jazakillahu khayr sis and may Allah reward you for maintaining your wonderful blog!

  5. jazakAllah…mashaALLAH its a great work may ALLAH rewrd you an ajr e azeem for helping out muslim mothers.

  6. Assalamu Alaykum Sister,

    You are very talented. May Allah reward you for sharing these ideas with all :))

    Umm Abdullah

  7. As salaamu alaikum rahamtullahi wa baraktuhu
    Allahumma barik! I enjoied looking at these ideas! I am rather curious, how do you play the board game??? What’s its setup?

    Jazakallahu khyr

  8. i cant wait till RAMADHAN COMES

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