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Maths made easy!!!

By Nazia Kabeer on Saturday, December 2, 2017 in year 3. No Comments

In year 3 we have started to use bar models to help with problem solving. Look at the following explanation and then draw your own bar model to solve the problems below.   The Ninjagos have to deliver 358 leaflets for their tea shop. They have delivered some and have 289 left to deliver. How […]


The Tunnel

By Nazia Kabeer on Saturday, December 2, 2017 in year 3. 1 Comment

The children in year 3 have started looking at an interesting book called  ‘The Tunnel’ by Anthony Browne. Putting yourself in the role of Jack answer the following.



Year 5/6 Athletics celebration

By Mohammad Oujama on Thursday, November 30, 2017 in blog, News. 2 Comments

On the Tuesday  7th November 2017, our year 5 and 6 proudly represented Al- Furqan school.  They showed great communication, determination and teamwork throughout  the whole competition. Al Furqan was in competition against 5 others schools and through their perseverance and great determination came 3rd place.  Well done to all the children that took part.  […]


Year 5 ENABLING ENTERPRISE TRIP TO BIRMINGHAM CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

By Dede Pourahmadi on Friday, November 24, 2017 in News. 12 Comments

On Thursday 23rd of November, twenty-three lucky year 5 pupils were offered the opportunity to visit Birmingham Chamber of Commerce and take part in an Enabling Enterprise project : Marketing Moguls. They started by finding out the purpose of the Chamber of Commerce and then went on to interviewing some employees about what inspired them […]


Art Attack!!!

By Vaseem Ashraf on Friday, November 17, 2017 in Year 2. 2 Comments

In year two, this term our topic is ‘Art Attack’ During the topic we will be learning about artist such as Carl Warner, Van Gogh and Kurt Shwitter. The children will be looking at the different techniques that these artists used, in order to create their own art work. These techniques will include marble painting, […]


Year 5 and 6 Athletics

By Ishfaq Younis on Thursday, November 9, 2017 in blog, News, P.E.. 4 Comments

…A big well done to our year 5 and 6 children who participated in this years School Games Athletics event. The children raced to their best abilities and finished 3rd winning a bronze medal. Well done to…..Zain Raza, Musa Kadri, Amirah Zaynab, Aleena Ahmed, Tayba Kauser, Abdurrahman Younis, Malaikah Younis, Anaayah Rahman, Adam Ali, Ahmed […]


YEAR 5M ANCIENT EGYPTIAN DAY

By Dede Pourahmadi on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 in News. 10 Comments

On Monday 6th  and Tuesday 7th  November,  Year 5 pupils spent the day as Ancient Egyptians! They came to school in fantastic costumes and spent the day doing lots of different activities. By completing the re-enactment of the opening of the tomb, pupils experienced a sense of awe and wonder at finding many  undiscovered ancient artifacts. They […]


Ancient Greece

By Natasha Khan on Monday, November 6, 2017 in News, year 3. 3 Comments

Have a look at some fabulous homework pieces produced by 3M for their Ancient Greece topic.  


SAFESIDE, where school trips meet life skills !

By Dede Pourahmadi on Monday, November 6, 2017 in News. 11 Comments

Who is more at risk on the road ? What sort of things stop you from concentrating on your work ? What can constitute a distraction to a car driver ? What can keep you safe as a pedestrian ?