Ramadan is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar and the most special time of the year for Muslims all over the world. In Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr, join Raya, her Mama and Aba as they enjoy Iftar, bake Ramadan cookies, do good deeds around their community and visit the mosque. When the month of Ramadan is over, join Raya and her wider family as they have a magical Eid celebration, playing games, opening presents and eating delicious food. Raya invites the reader into her home and family, allowing the reader to experience this special celebration first-hand through an authentic narrative non-fiction story. A fun 16-page factivity section follows the story and delves into more detail about how Ramadan is observed and Eid al-Fitr is celebrated. Exciting activities are also included, such as instructions to make a pop-up Ramadan card, and a recipe to make delicious Ramadan cookies. Learn all about the significance of Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr, by exploring: The meaning of Ramadan and doing good deeds The Suhoor and Iftar meals The preparations for the festival of breaking the fast - Eid al-Fitr The significance of the crescent moon The tasty food, gifts and games enjoyed ... and more! In the Celebrations & Festivals series, you are invited into a familys celebrations as you explore the magic and excitement of religious festivals around the world. This heart-warming story is followed by a fun factivity section packed with information on the festival in more detail along with activities, recipes and craft projects to enjoy.

Paperback / softback  Trade paperback (US)  48pp  h216mm  x  w216mm  350g  Illustrations and photographs 

ISBN13: 9780711287150