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 […]

Questions about Oliver Twist

By Farzana Mohammed on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 in News, year 3. 2 Comments

Who runs the home for young orphans where Oliver lives for nine years? How does Oliver break the rules of the work house? How does Noah Claypole make Oliver angry? What kind of character is Fagin? Which character scares you the most and why? Answer these questions if you dare……………

Y3 Great British writers week

By Shamina Chaudhry on Monday, May 23, 2016 in year 3. 1 Comment

Year 3 are learning about Charles Dickens and the novels he wrote.  They are reading the text Oliver Twist. Can you remember any facts about Charles Dickens life?  Can you remember any quotes he is known for and what they might mean?