This is a guest post by Lorna Baxter.
Ramadan2017 is estimated to fall on Friday 26th May and end on or around the Sunday 25th June.
As a parent, it can be difficult to know how to approach this special time with children. It is important for Muslim children to feel the importance of such celebrations. They may be in the minority amongst their class or friends at school that are celebrating Ramadan, so you want them to feel confident identifying themselves and comfortable talking about Ramadan; what it signifies and why it occurs.