Y3 Twycross Zoo Trip

By Natasha Khan on Sunday, June 4, 2017 in News, year 3. 1 Comment


To start our new topic Predators off with a bang Y3 pupils visited Twycross Zoo.  3M’s trip took place on the Friday which also happened to be the hottest day of the week (25 degrees Celsius) so the class was determined to have fun and learn a lot. We had a session with Jamie who […]

Science Week – Year 3

By Natasha Khan on Monday, March 13, 2017 in News, year 3. 5 Comments


This week is  British Science Week. To help us start with a bang we had a visit from a Mad Scientist!! Our scientist showed us how to create an eruption using vinegar and bicarbonate soda. We looked at how water and and an Alka-Seltzer could create an even greater eruption. Can you remember the gas that […]

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    […]

Volcanoes!!

By Natasha Khan on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 in year 3. 12 Comments


This week Year 3 have been learning about the famous eruption of Mount Vesuvius and how it destroyed the city of Pompeii! Have a look at the recreation of Vesuvius erupting and think of questions you could ask an eyewitness. For example why did some people still remain in the city even though an eruption […]

The Bullring Experience

By Shamina Chaudhry on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 in year 3. 9 Comments


Children in Year 3 have been very creative in Literacy and are creating a leaflet advertising the Bullring. We have learnt about the history of the shopping centre, how and when it was built and all that it offers in the way of shopping and entertainment. What information, do you think, could be added into […]

KS 2 Sports Day

By Shamina Chaudhry on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 in . No Comments


Year 3 events will start at: 9.30 – 10.45 am Year 4 events will start at: 11.00 – 12.15 pm Years 5 and 6 events will start from 1.30 pm Please ensure your child has a water bottle with them as we do not wish the children to get dehydrated.