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 […]


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    […]

Year 4 – Great British Writers Week

By Faizah Zafar on Monday, June 27, 2016 in News. No Comments

For Great British Writer’s week, we studied the story ‘Frankenstein’ by Mary Shelley. We explored the life of Mary Shelley and discussed how the events in her life could have impacted upon her writing. We read the story and watched a video animation which retold the gruesome events that took place! Children had the opportunity […]