Cut colored strips of craft paper into approx. 8" lengths.(30
strips for each child) · Glue or staple strips of construction
paper into a chain.
You will need
30 links (rings) in your chain. One for each day until the end of
Make a pretty
pattern, alternate the colors of the rings.
You may attach
the completed chain to the bottom of your designed mosque
in project one or to other designs, e.g. a large crescent, or a
Hang it on a
wall or in a doorway.
tear off one of the rings all the way to the end of Ramadan.
Remind the children
that Ramadan can be either 29 or 30 days. It is also a good time
to talk about the Islamic Calendar and its origins etc.