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How to Pack for Hajj:

Posted by on Sep 3, 2014 in Featured Article | 0 comments

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IQRA’ would like to wish safe travels to all the Hajjis getting ready to embark on life’s most sacred and blessed journey.  Inshallah may your Hajj be easy for you and may it be accepted with the highest rewards (Ameen).

To assist the Hajjis that are traveling from abroad IQRA’ has put together a list of items to pack for Hajj based on recommendations from previous hajjis.

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Hajj Activities for Kids

Posted by on Sep 2, 2014 in Featured Article | 0 comments

Hajj Lap book

Image from: Iman’s Home School

 

 

 

 

 

 

Teach your kids about the immense blessings and rewards received from completing Hajj.  Use simple activities to build a desire within your children to visit the blessed house of Allah (swt) from a young age.  Explain that the first 10 days of Dhul-Hijjah are special like the last 10 days of Ramadan.  In fact, Allah (swt) says that no days are more beloved to Him than the first 10 days Hajj.

Click below to download fun activities that help kids learn about Hajj:  

Hajj Activities for Kids

Welcome Back to School

Posted by on Aug 4, 2014 in Featured Article | 0 comments

Back to School Pencil

Improving the Weekend School Experience

 

Its that time again – the beginning of a new and exciting school year! Be sure to start your school year off on the right foot.  Use the few weeks left before school re-opens to get organized and make improvements for the upcoming year.

Read simple suggestions for Parents and Teachers from IQRA’ Foundation:   

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Summer Teacher Training Workshop

Posted by on Aug 4, 2014 in Featured Article | 0 comments

Back to School Training

Summer Training Workshop

For Weekend School Teachers 


Date:                Sunday August 24, 2014

Time:                10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Location:         IQRA’ Foundation Home Office

Address:           7450 Skokie Blvd. Skokie, IL 60077

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Eid Mubarrak

Posted by on Jul 24, 2014 in Featured Article | 0 comments

Eid Mubarrak

 

Eid blessings and well wishes

from all of us at IQRA!

Simple Ways to Make Eid Special for Your Kids

Posted by on Jul 23, 2014 in Featured Article | 0 comments

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By: Samana Khan 

Eid ul-Fitr is a joyous time to celebrate the completion of the Holy Month Ramadan.  Allah (swt) expects us to make this occasion special by celebrating with prayer and share food with family, friends, and the needy.

This year go the extra step to encourage your kids to appreciate this special holiday.  Make your Eid even more memorable by starting new family traditions! Here are simple ways to make Eid extra special for your kids:  (more…)