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Second Class Learn About Mini Beasts with Geoff Hunt

                 Ms. Moloney’s second class pupils had great fun searching for mini beasts with Geoff Hunt last week. We began our search at the ‘Milford bug hotel’ where we found plenty of insects, slugs and spiders. We collected as many mini beasts as we...
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Sports Day

There was great excitement and enthusiasm for all the boys and girls of Milford N.S. today as the fine weather facilitated a fantastic sports day!                 
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Easter Baking with the Castletroy Park Hotel

         Ms. Moloney’s second class pupils were invited to the Castletroy Park Hotel on Monday the 3rd of April to create Easter treats. Pupils had the opportunity to work as pastry chefs for the day baking and decorating tasty Easter muffins. All students helped to mix the...
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SCRATCH

       Fifth and sixth class pupils at Milford are busy programming interactive stories, games and animations as part of SCRATCH club. Pupils work collaboratively solving problems, reasoning systematically and sharing creative ideas online.
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Community Games Model Making

Congratulations to Josh Hurley on his super achievement of placing third in the category of model making, in the Limerick Community games. Well done Josh!
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Second Class practice yoga and mindfulness

          Second class pupils at Milford NS have begun practising both yoga and mindfulness to help focus on the present and to create a sense of calmness in the classroom. Yoga has been integrated with PE, while mindfulness is integrated with the SPHE programme.
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Second class partner with UL to design chairs

Earlier this year, second class pupils at Milford NS were asked to collaborate with year 3 technology education students in designing their ideal classroom chair. They duly accepted the challenge and the results were fantastic. Designs included pencil and I pad holders, colourful...
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Maths Week – Second Class Maths Trail

As part of Maths Week 2016 Ms. Moloney’s second class students measured various sections of the school in metres. Students noted their estimates before measuring. Then pupils worked in pairs to cut metre string and measure. Finally actual measures were compared against...
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Second class partner with UL to design classroom chairs

              This week second class pupils at Milford N.S. had the opportunity to be partnered with year three Technology Education student teachers in UL. Each second class pupil designed their ideal classroom chair which will serve to inspire the UL students. We look forward...
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Senior Infants and the Very Hungry Caterpillars

                  Over the past six weeks Ms. Moloney’s senior infants observed their caterpillars make the exciting transition to butterflies. The caterpillars were tiny when they first arrived, however, after a few weeks they grew to five times their size. Before long,...
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