Learning about islam

Muslim children begin to learn about Islam when they are very young. Their parents teach them the basics about their religion

 

They learn how to recite the Qur’an, how to memorise short passages from it, the proper way to pray and how a Muslim should behave.

 

 

 

 

Fast Fact Some Muslim children go to weekend school to learn about Islam. The weekend school is usually held at the local mosque. Children learn to read from the Qur’an and they may also study a language of their parents.