Assessment is integral to the teaching and learning process. Without it, we could not determine if our students are learning. This is because facilitating student learning, while also working to improve our instruction is key. Most educators know that it is imperative to evaluate what we do in the classroom, just as well as our students on a day-to-day basis in order to see what’s working, and what isn’t. By doing so, we can determine what strategies work best with our studen
Although the staff at Everyday Ibadaah believes in giving the Classroom or Home Educator autonomy in how you teach content, we feel that it’s best practice to use lesson plans in order to help you map out how you will use our workbooks and learning materials. In each book you’ll find that it contains an introduction guide with instructions for subject matter material. Also, information about what a student is expected to learn from the given book of reference as it pertains t
Have you ever driven to another state without a map app? Or hosted an Eid celebration without any sort of planning? We didn’t think so! Preparing what you will teach for a day, week, or even sometimes a month in advance is critical for ensuring academic success with your students. Lesson planning is important whether you are teaching in an actual classroom, or homeschooling. It helps teachers and parents map out the day-to-day activities that will be covered for effective ins
As any classroom or home educator knows, the materials you choose for instruction are essential for providing effective comprehension of a skill or subject matter. When we seek material, we often look for how the information will read to our learners. Some of the questions we ask are, does it meet common core or national standards? Can it help my child learn what they need to know before advancing to the next grade level? And, does it consider the identity of my Muslim child?
Did you know that in 2017 it was calculated that there are 2.18 Billion Muslims in the World? This is from a 1.84% increase in population since 2016 according to the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. If we were to focus in on just the data in America alone, there are 1.7 million Muslims across the Unites States. So, the question is whose educating our children? According to the Islamic School League of America (ISLA), which is a nonprofit that connects Muslim educat