By Dede Pourahmadi on Thursday, March 1, 2018 in News. 11 Comments

On Thursday 1st March, Al-Furqan Primary School celebrated World Book Day to highlight the Importance of Reading and inspire a passion for reading amongst all our pupils. The National Literacy Trust has reported that thousands of children around the UK do not own a book ! Each year, on World Book day, school children in the Uk […]


By Dede Pourahmadi on Sunday, November 6, 2016 in News. 6 Comments

On Thursday 3rd 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 were […]

Year 5 Great British Writers Week- Shakespeare

By Dede Pourahmadi on Tuesday, May 24, 2016 in Year 5. 13 Comments

During Great British Writers Week, children worked on a short section of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” by William Shakespeare. Children understood this would be challenging from start to finish but were guided through the play script.They showed a great understanding of characters’ feelings, actions and performed the ending part of the play.  Although most of them were […]