A fairly ordinary drawing, but one that a lot of people would use. For more fun cartoons for educational purposes, visit my store.
I have never seen a girl wearing a hijab in any educational clip art. The results of a search for “Muslim children clip art” and “Muslim children reading” were entirely religious in nature. Since I have so many Muslim students, I felt like they needed to be represented doing regular school activities. So here it is.
In preparation for the drawing I asked one of my Muslim students where you could buy hijabs online so that I could get some ideas. She told me her mom always bought them at the grocery store. The other students said the same thing. I decided to just use the one she was wearing. The outfit is pretty similar to what she had on too. I loved the Keds.
In the future I’d like to do some more work with patterns. I have seen some beautiful hijabs that I’d love to work into a design.
If anyone uses this, let me know if the size works. And please tell people where you got it.
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Part of a challenge to create one image of clip art a day.
I know a lot of teachers that buy a class set of highlighters for their students or require them to buy one. The students then use them for annotating books and articles, making corrections on papers, and color coding thesis statements and transitions. I’ve never seen any highlighter clip art (certainly not one that has a face) so I thought I’d offer this guy for today. Feel free to use him.
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