Yr 3&4 Gymnastics Final

By Ishfaq Younis on Monday, February 27, 2017 in blog, P.E.. 7 Comments


A great achievement for our yr 3&4 boys and girls as they took part in the gymnastics finals which took lace dated 10th February 2017. Well done to Musa Kadri, Nimerah Shaheen, Taybah Kauther, Abdurrahman Younis. Haaris Afzal, Isa Raza, for achieving your gold medals and representing Al Furqan in the finals……well done keep working […]

Young Journalist

By Kaukab Najib on Sunday, February 12, 2017 in Journalism Club. 5 Comments


Assalam o Alaikum everyone, Journalism Club is an after-school club for KS2 children. It is run every Thursday. In this club, The Young Journalists will be reporting on exciting new things happening in the school as well as around the world. We hope that you will keep visiting this space for exciting news and leave […]

SAFER AND BETTER INTERNET FOR EVERYONE

By Dede Pourahmadi on Friday, February 10, 2017 in News. 4 Comments


    It is hard to believe   that 25 years ago the internet was invented   WITHOUT children in mind! Today each household shares 5 to 10 devices connected to the WORLD WIDE WEB. This week, ALL pupils took part in  workshops and presentations where they have learnt how to use technology safely and respectfully, […]

E- Safety week

By Nishad Akhtar on Friday, February 10, 2017 in News. 2 Comments


This week children have been learning about how to go online safely. Unique Voice came in to do workshops with the children and also delivered a performance about staying safe online. Children thoroughly enjoyed working with Unique Voice and learnt the importance of online safety.      

In to Space and back

By Ishfaq Younis on Monday, February 6, 2017 in blog, Events. 1 Comment


WOW…..never been to space and back so quick……..what an eventful morning i went to space today seen the sun, moon, and other planets and got back to work in one piece…..NO ASTRONAUT can do that…..who needs rockets? when we got usatda Naeema and Ustada Dede, well done guys.

ONLINE SAFETY CHAMPIONS

By Dede Pourahmadi on Monday, February 6, 2017 in News. 3 Comments


  Whilst the Internet  is a powerful teaching and learning tool, its use can also have a negative impact on children if it is not used with caution.   Thank you to all  “AL FURQAN ONLINE SAFETY CHAMPIONS”  who meet up weekly to help raising  awareness of E-safety so that 100% of our pupils   stay […]

GOOGLE EXPEDITIONS-When learning is deeply immersive

By Dede Pourahmadi on Monday, February 6, 2017 in News. 7 Comments


In the words of John Dewey,  “If we teach today’s students as we taught yesterday’s, we rob them of tomorrow.” Sundar Pichai, Google CEO,  declared “Virtual reality can spark students’ imagination and help them learn about topics in an immersive way.” With great anticipation, on Monday the 6th of February, we welcomed a team of  GOOGLE […]

E-SAFETY WORKSHOP- KEEPING OUR CHILDREN SAFE ONLINE

By Dede Pourahmadi on Monday, February 6, 2017 in News. No Comments


At Al-Furqan we recognize that the internet has a valuable role to play in the education of our children.  For that reason, we give high priority to promoting   the development of a  safe e-learning environment which enables everyone to make full benefit of the internet. Thank you to all the Parents and carers    […]

P.E. YEAR 3&4 Athletics!!!

By Ishfaq Younis on Sunday, February 5, 2017 in blog, Events, News, P.E.. 1 Comment


Well done to year 3&4 boys and girls for participating in the School Games Athletics competition, it goes to show it wasn’t easy…..how ever the determination the children showed was unbelievable.