Stories

The children learn about teamwork

The Academy was holding a Summer fair for all of it’s students. Mr Akmal held a meeting and everyone was there, from Alayna to Aqib, to Qasim to Rimla.

“Right children, I want you to think of this as your fair. This means you will come up with all …..

Be good to your siblings

Kinza, Lana, Zeeshan and Ayaan were siblings. They were close in age and were always fighting.

One day, Lana was going to go to the shop. Before going, she had a big argument with her sister Kinza and angrily went to the shop. They were both really annoyed with each other…..

Asad learns to be positive

Asad was always worrying about things. Whenever someone told him about something, he began to worry.

What if something bad happened and it was too much for him to handle? Asad couldn’t help it, he was always worrying…..

Rimla learns not to be arrogant

Rimla thought she was really cool and that she was better than everyone else. No one was as cool as her, she thought.

One day, Rimla was talking to her friend Aliyah. Aliyah was telling Rimla that she had got an award for getting the highest marks in English class…..

Seema learns to control her anger

Seema and Fazia were best friends since nursery. One day, Seema became angry with Fazia. She was so angry that she said something really horrible to her.

“You’re so useless! No wonder no one likes you!” Seema was so angry she shouted at her …..

Hasnain learns to help others

Hasnain was walking home when he saw his elderly neighbour Mr Begum also walking home with lots of heavy shopping bags. He ran over, did his salaam and helped him carry the bags.

Mr Begum was really happy that Hasnain helped him as he was really struggling to carry them…..

Farooq learns not to be jealous

Farooq’s friend Ismail had been given a new toy car for Eid and it was so nice. Ismail really loved it. Farooq really liked it, too, and wished it was his.

When Ismail was playing with his brand new toy car, Farooq really wanted to take it for himself. Farooq felt really jealous…..

Ifra learns not to assume

Ifra rang her friend Haleema but Haleema didn’t answer so Ifra texted her. “Do you want to come to my house?” Haleema replied after a few minutes saying “Not today, I’m really busy.”

This made Ifra feel upset. She began to think Haleema didn’t want to hang out with her…..

Sufiyan learns about the 5 pillars of Islam

Zakariya was in his room when all of a sudden his little brother Sufiyan came running inside. “Bhai (big brother), what are the 5 pillars of Islam? My friend Joe asked me about them at school,” Sufiyan said to his big brother…..

Sakina learns that hard work pays off

Sakina loved writing and wanted to be a writer when she grew up. At school, everyone laughed at Sakina and told her that being a writer was not a proper job. They all wanted to be lawyers and doctors when they grew up, but not Sakina…..

Amir learns it's okay to be different

Amir liked reading books but all the other boys liked playing football. When Amir’s friends were talking about their favourite football teams, Amir was thinking about how he couldn’t wait to go home and finish reading his new book…..

Nadia learns about Eid-ul-Fitr

The holy month of Ramadan had finished and now it was time for Eid-ul-Fitr. Nadia loved celebrating Eid. She always dressed up in her new clothes and spent the day eating delicious food and having lots of fun with her family. Eid was one of her favourite times of the year…..

The last day of Ramadan

It was the last day of Ramadan. Selena was really sad. She had really enjoyed Ramadan and was really going to miss it.

Selena had learned a lot during Ramadan, like that the Quran was first revealed to Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) in Ramadan….

Aqib learns to be a good listener

One day, Aqib and Nomaan were playing a video game. “I need to tell you something,” said Nomaan.

“Yessssss, I scored a goal!” Aqib was so excited. “Please, I really need to talk to you,” said Nomaan, as he tried to talk to his friend…..

Hajra learns about the power of Dua

Hajra came downstairs and saw her mum crying. “Mama, why are you crying?” Her mum quickly wiped away her tears when she saw her daughter, “it’s nothing Hajra, don’t you worry.”

Hajra was feeling hungry so she went to the fridge …..

Qasim learns Allah is the best Planner

Qasim had just finished his last day at school and on Monday he would be starting a new school. He didn’t want to move schools because he had lots of friends at school. Sometimes they were mean to him but at least he was popular. He thought about what would happen if he didn’t make any friends …..

Yusuf learns to give to charity

“Mama, Aziz told me that there are some children in the world who don’t have parents to look after them. Is this true? He also said some children can’t go to school because they can’t afford it and they can’t play with other children like we do,” Yusuf said to his mum…..

Faizan learns to respect his parents

Faizan was tired of his parents telling him what to do. “I don’t want to clean my room! Stop telling me what to do,” he shouted. “I’m going across the street to Adam’s house and you can’t stop me!”

When Faizan got to Adam’s house he saw …..

Laraib learns to be kind to others

“Oh look there’s NEELAM,” shouted Laraib and pointed to Neelam, before her and her friends burst out laughing. “Hi NEELAM, where are you going? Don’t walk away from me, NEELAM,” Laraib laughed hysterically……

Nazma learns that Allah is All-Forgiving

Nazma had just done a bad thing. Now she was so worried and didn’t know what to do. She didn’t want Allah to be angry with her and she felt bad for doing it. She wished she hadn’t done it. Nazma was so worried so she sat in her room quietly and began to cry……

Tariq learns not to blame others

Tariq was playing catch with his sister Summiyah when all of a sudden, there was a loud smash. Tariq had thrown the ball at the lamp and it had smashed into hundreds of pieces on the floor.

Their mum heard the loud noise and …..

Mehreen learns that everything happens for a reason

“Good morning class, it’s that time of year again. We are looking for one person from each class to join the school council. If you want to join, write down your name and put it on my desk,” Mrs Khan told the class. “Whoever is successful will find out tomorrow…..

Don't compare yourself to others

It was time for maths class. Neha was nervous because she knew there was going to be a test today. She looked over to Amal’s table. Amal was writing away on her paper. She knew all the answers to the test. She was so good at maths. Neha wished she was good at …..

Amaan learns to keep trying

Amaan loved football. His dream was to be on the school football team. He went to the audition and showed the coach his football skills. The coach said Amaan was not good enough to be on the football team. This made Amaan really sad because he really loved football…..

Imran learns that Allah sees everything you do

Imran looked up to see the shopkeeper was busy serving a customer. He slowly picked up his favourite chocolate bar and hid it in his pocket when no one was looking. Then he pretended that nothing had happened and walked out of the shop. As soon as he …..

Alayna learns to be grateful

Alayna held up the dress her grandma had gifted to her for her 10th birthday. “Thank you,” she said through gritted teeth. The truth was she couldn’t stop thinking about how ugly it was. Why would anyone think this was nice? It reminded her of the necklace her aunty had bought her for Eid last year. That was so …….