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[Islamic] Children’s Books as an Effective Teaching Tool

Originally held on Saturday, November 28, 2015

Presented by Razeena Gutta

Everyone loves stories. Storytelling is exciting and mesmerizing and imaginative and powerful, and reading to children is one of the most important teaching tools available.

book-towerBut not all books are created equal. In a published article, Razeena Gutta discusses What Makes a Great Children’s book?

Taking it a step further in the education context, this webinar will focus on how to use books and stories as an effective teaching tool in your learning environment.

Join us for an explanation of:

  • the importance of children’s books,
  • what makes them good and beneficial, and
  • how to use them in your home and classroom!


About the Presenter

Razeena is the author of Faatimah and Ahmed - We're Little Muslims, and the founder of, a website set up to connect parents with the highest quality books and resources being developed for little Muslims, from around the world. She has a background in business but has always had a passion for reading and writing and is thrilled to be on a path that combines her passion, with her desire to make learning Islam from a very young age, fun and interesting. She loves good books, sunshine and the ocean. When not running around (or reading to) her children she can usually be found daydreaming and drinking coffee. She is a passionate believer that "Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world" - Nelson Mandela.