The Community School of Auchterarder

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 And the girls in joint 3rd Brooke and Alexandra, In 2nd Kate and In 1st Iona!!!


So the last few weeks of P.E we have been doing: Long Jump, Triple Jump, Shot-put, Javelin, 100m and 900m . Like a heptathlon would do. These were are 3 Heptathlon boys. In 3rd Dylan , In 2nd Jamie and in 1st place Lucas!!! 






Recently we entered a competition with other school's and all are teams got in the top 3!  In the middle were me and Dylan and on the sides are Lucas and Ryan.


Here are the people that dressed up for star wars day most people were Darfader and Rey mostly though Princess Leia.



this is Ryan's checkmate.

Dylan's checkmate


Hi! we are the new website team. We are called Joshua (Josh) and Cole. We are here for the last term. Until we're in P6. Are hobbies are football and rugby. We are both English. We are best friend's



me and Dylan have to say goodbye

Dylan-bye webpage

Brooke-bye webpage

the new webteam will be uploading soon hope you enjoyed our posts and we will be back soon cool

guys we have done our kasper play and preformed it to the other p5 class


In maths we have started times tables and division at the end every day we are learning a times table so far we have done he 2 times table and the 5 times table


We have finally finished Kaspar Prince of Cats, we have done a Reading Quiz at the Library and everyone did well. We are also going to be doing a Drama about Kaspar Prince of Cats, Mr Gillies says we are all doing very well and we have to do at least 5pg.

We have started Drama and we have been doing brilliant  we have been doing Drama Scripts of 'Pandora and the Pirates' and 'Names and Games', and as I was saying we are going to be doing a Drama  on 'Kaspar Prince of Cats'


A few weeks ago we did a Fact Taking Lesson on Icebergs (Ice mountains In German) one of the facts that I was amazed about was one Iceberg was the size of Belgium (12,000sm) and another one, the sizes are about 1m-75m. 


Yesterday we had an author visit and her name was Maz Evans she has 5 ingredients to writing a story they are AND THIS IS HER BOOK ABOVE THE WRITING

  • Character
  • Want
  • Problem
  • Solution
  • Ending

She wrote a book called who let the gods out and yesterday if you brought in 5 pound you got a signed copy but not a lot of us knew so if you didn't get a signed coy never mind.


In maths we have been learning about Time and we have done a assessment this morning and people have done really well. We have done 24 Hour Time, 12 Hour time, Seconds and all like O'clock, Half Past, Quarter to and Quarter past

 In PE we have started volley ball and we have started bring the nets into the games and we are going into teams and we are playing against each other we are not the best at it but we are okwink

Our school won the chess tournament  yesterday. The people who took part were called

Cole,Dylan,Irvine,Lucas,Zander and Alex

The schools that took part were Dunning, Auchterarder and Greenloaning. Auchterarder has got a big wooden plaque  in the reception with Auchterarder 2017 engraved in it.


Last Week we started time duration.

In writing we have started Timelines on famous people.

This week and next week remember to book your slot for Parents Night.

we are all really excited about our reports coming out today who will get good and who will not.


P5 and P4 are doing a chess tournament and they'll be facing other schools (I am taking part -Dylan)

Thank you for everyone that came to the burns hope you had a fantastic time  

Our class winners were Iona, Lucas, Dylan, Kate and Mia but only two went through and that was Iona and Lucas

In maths we have been doing rounding to the nearest 10, 100 and 1000's and we have been doing estimating maths answers and we have been doing really well at both!! cool 

In art we have been doing pictures for the blind they are called feeling pictures but we only gave 2 to Mr Gillies brother called Ross and only two peoples pictures got given but not everyone is finished so they obviously have been working so hard on them. Also we have been doing a first class room on the titanic but the cool thing about it is that it looks so deep because we have put 3d effect onto it.  

We have started something new in writing  and that is...

Newspaper articles

We have been working really hard on the newspapers and we are doing really hard on it. On the newspaper we have been doing

  • Star Wars New Movie,
  • Flying Fireman in Dubai,
  • Youngest Girl To get a Guide Dog,
  • Andy Murray of the Australia Open and
  • 19 Blocks of flats knock down in Seconds

We got these from BBC Newsround.

in PE we have been doing cross country and the best times are 9:23 and 7:01 also 7:55,9:09 . our route is one lap around the rugby one around the astro and one lap around the football pitch and that is exactly one mile

now we are on chapter 4 on Kasper The Prince of cats and we can not wait to finish the book.




 Hi! Guys we are going to be doing the webpage for the next six weeks so we hope you enjoy our posts and have fun reading. cool  We are called Brooke and Dylan.


So in class we have been reading Kasper the Prince of Cats. We have been writing and predicting about the book. So far we have got to chapter three and it has been really interesting book to readwink

Our New Topic is...

The RMS Titanic and a little bit of World War 1 (On the last week) but we have been saying some things what we  already  know and what we want to know here are some of the things we did know

1) The RMS Titanic was going from Southampton, England to New York,USA.

2)The RMS Titanic had four funnels but one was fake.

 Here are some things we wanted to know

1) Where did they get tickets from because there was no online booking service?

2) Who was the captain?

On Thursday the 26th of January and hear us do our Burns Poems

We have been working very hard to perfect these poems just for you so you can enjoy lovely scots entertainment so we hope you enjoy  it.! 

Thank You for all your support for the practise and time for the Burns Poems and thank you for reading our first update as a new web team smile 




Well folks it was fun working on the website but our time is over and some new pupils will take over the website.... yes this means.... goodbye...cry

since we were learning different languages from around the world we would like to share with you how to say goodbye in 4 different languages:cry 


Au revoir!cry





1                          This was drawn in an art game                               2 

        1 was drawn by Dylan S, 2 was  by Alexandra                                                                                        

                           What camel is cuter? 1 or 2             

















Hope you are all ready to see MELODIES FROM THE MOVIES









LOOK- It's our amazingly, fantasticaly, awesomely made models! Aren't they fabulous? This was our homework (we had the choice-could or couldn't).They truly are mini model makers! what do YOU see them as when they grow up? 





P5G are working hard to get their targets on Accelerated reading. I wonder how many people will get there target. KEEP ON READING P5!

Whisper: Read=target

Normal voice: Read=target



READ=T-A-R-G-E-T: TARGET!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!





      This is Niamh's co-ordinates. Can you find the trees?





 These are our mystery folders. What could be in them? #MYSTERIOUS 



 We were re-drawing the other side of our face.embarassed 





We have been making bonfire night safety posters.





Hi we are Mia & Kate. We are going to be posting on the P5G webpage. Mia doesn't always dress like this, it was only for Halloween. Hope you have fun reading this.

THANK YOU!!!!!!! laughing 


Hello and welcome to all parents, pupils and all other interested visitors to our webpage!


The P5G Webpage is written and updated by the pupils of P5G, who give up their time to keep you up to date with all that is happening in our class. As the year goes on, updates will show our learning, achievements, progress and so much more.


Thank you for visiting!


C Gillies - Class Teacher