The Boy and the Biggest Statue  
Happy Stages

Who Made the Builders?

By Mizanur Rahman

£3.49 + P&P

Contributes to:
Happy Stage 1
Key Stage 1


The story tells of how a young Omar discovers the creator of the things around him while walking home from school with his mother..

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This book contributes to the following subjects of Happy Stage 1 of the Islamic Curriculum:

Mafaheem al Islaamiyyah

This book also contributes to the following subjects of Key Stage 1 of the National Curriculum:


This book contributes to Happy Stage 1 and Key stage 1
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Contribution to the Happy Stage Islamic Curriculum
Happy Stage
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  • Mafaheem Al Islaamiyyah


  • Recognition of the Creator
    • What is Man?
    • Where did the first man come from?


Contribution to the National Curriculum at Key Stage 1

National Curriculum

The elements of the national curriculum are indicated here but are not in the original wording of the National Curriculum.

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*Some aspects of this contribution such as with ICT, requires further reading on this website under our resources/activities page for this title.

  • English
English at Key stage 1 of the National Curriculum
Teaching should ensure that work in 'speaking and listening', 'reading' and 'writing' is integrated.

Speaking & Listening

Knowledge, skills and understanding


This product can be used to practise listening, understanding and responding to others, identifying and responding to sound patterns in language inlcuding alliteration, rhyme, word play.


It can also be used to practise telling stories, real and imagined as well as reading aloud and reciting


Children can listen to adults giving detailed explanations and presentations [for example reading aloud]


Knowledge, skills and understanding

Reading strategies

This product can be used to practise reading with fluency, accuracy, understanding and enjoyment:

Word recognition and graphic knowledge

This product can be used to practise used to teach phonemic awareness and phonic knowledge to decode and encode words, including the linking of sound and letter patterns, exploring rhyme, alliteration and other sound patterns

Understanding text

This product can be used to practise using grammatical understanding and knowledge of the content and context of texts to decipher new words, confirm or check meaning and to use knowledge of book conventions, structure, sequence and presentational devices

Reading for information

This product can be used to practise using the organisational features of non-fiction texts, including captions, illustrations, contents, index and chapters to find information


This product can be used to develop understanding poetry, pupils can be taught to identify patterns of rhythm, rhyme and sounds in poems and their effects.

This product can be used to learn about stories and poems from different cultures, stories and poems that are challenging in terms of length or vocabulary and texts where the use of language benefits from being read aloud and reread.

Non-fiction and non-literary texts

This product can be used to make use of print and ICT-based information texts, including those with continuous text and relevant illustrations

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