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Nature Walks and Exploring with Geoff Hunt

Second Class made the most of this week’s beautiful weather. On Tuesday morning Geoff Hunt visited Milford to teach the children about minibeasts. Everyone had great fun searching the school gardens for slugs, snails, woodlouse, ants, spiders, centipedes and more. The...
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Second Class Learn About Minibeasts with Geoff Hunt

Geoff Hunt visited Second Class last week to teach the pupils about the various minibeasts living in the Milford Bug Hotel. The children made drawings and labelled minibeasts, before observing them under Geoff’s microscope.
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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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