Monthly Archives: May 2016

World Record Beetle Drive!


Lola organised us all to play a Beetle Drive today – to raise money for homelessness charity Shelter…  With Aire View we think there was a record number of children playing at one time!

Sumdog skills!

Year 4 enjoyed the huge choice of maths games this afternoon on their favourite website Sumdog. Remember you can play Sumdog games at home too. 

5 Jupiter’s Book of the Week..


5 Jupiter are all talking about The Boy in the Tower by Polly Ho-Yen…

It’s a sinister story about the world being taken over by a strange plant… highly recommended by the Jovians for Year 5 and 6…

This week’s SPOTS. ..


Drax Cup cricket at Oakworth CC

On Wednesday our year 3 and 4 cricket team played in the Drax cup at Oakworth CC. We played 5 matches; winning 4 and losing 1. We won the tournament overall on runs difference by just 3 runs!

Well done Huey, James I, Natalia, Grace, Owen, Sam, Archie, Joel, Harry and Lennon.

drax cricket 18.5.16


Under 11’s girls football at Marley

Our under 11 girls’ team played in the Marley tournament on Wednesday evening. They played 4 group games; winning all 4 by scores of 3-1, 2-0, 4-0 and 2-0. The passing play was especially impressive.

They qualified for the semi finals where they lost on penalties after a 0-0 draw.

Well done Lucie, Holly, Scarlet, Marissa, Lola, Chloe H and Chloe F.

y5-6 girls 18.5.16

Under 11s boys’ football at Marley

On Tuesday evening our under 11s boys’ team took part in Marley tournament. They played 5 matches. Winning 2, drawing 1 and losing 2. They finished 3rd in their group overall.

Well done Spencer, Josh E, Lewis, Joe, Sam, Harvey and Michael.

y6 Marley team 17.5.16

Under 9s girls’ football at Marley

On Monday evening the year 4 girls’ football team participated in the Marley tournament. They played 7 games, winning 2 and losing 5. The team is definitely making progress and winning games shows great improvement. Paige scored all 4 goals.

Well done to Courtney, Khushi, Katelyn, Jessica, Paige and Klaudia.

y4 girls marley 16.5.16

Under 9s boys’ football at Marley

On Monday evening our year 4 boys’ football team took part in the annual Bradford schools’ tournament at Marley. The team produced some amazing performances. They won all four of their group games by scores of 4-0, 8-0, 7-0 and 2-1. They own their group and qualified for the quarter finals. In their quarter final match they won 4-0. The team was eventually eliminated at the semi final stage after drawing 2-2 and losing on penalties.


Goal scorers were Huey (5), Jamie (6), Jack Hi (2), Rio (6), James (4), Alfie (1).

Well done Huey, Alfie, Jack Ha, Jack Hi, Jamie, James and Rio. You represented Hothfield impeccably.

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Hothfield Reading Challenge 

How many have you read so far? Which book is your favourite?