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How clever are you?

A children's newspaper has claimed that many young children know more about technology than they do the great outdoors Do you think this is true? What can you do? What can't you do?

 

Top things children 5 - 13 can do:

Work a DVD player 67%

Log on to the internet 58%

Play computer games 50%

Make a phone call 46%

Use an Iphone 42%

Send a text message 38%

Use an Ipad 31%

Top things children 5 - 13 can't do:

Recognise 3 types of butterfly 91%

Repair a puncture 87%

Tie a reef knot 83%

Read a map 81%

Put up a tent 78%

Spot a Blackbird, Sparrow or Robin 71%

Climb a tree  59%

Is there one thing you can try to do by the end of this term?

 

Comments that people have made about this blog post

Comment 1 Comment by Barny W on 14 Jun 12 at 2:51pm | Quote this comment
i can not tie a reef knot but i will try to do it by the end of term
Comment 2 Comment by Susie M on 14 Jun 12 at 4:32pm | Quote this comment
I can not tie a reef knot but i'll keep on practicing and i'll know by the end of term.


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Comment 3 Comment by Jensen M on 14 Jun 12 at 5:33pm | Quote this comment
I can not tie a reef knot but i will try and do by thr end of term :lol:
Comment 4 Comment by Jensen M on 14 Jun 12 at 5:34pm | Quote this comment
I also can not recongize 3 types of butterflys so i will practise 8)
Comment 5 Comment by Oliver D on 14 Jun 12 at 6:00pm | Quote this comment
The thing I will try to do at the end of term is... read a map because it is exteremly hard8)
Comment 6 Comment by Oliver D on 14 Jun 12 at 6:08pm | Quote this comment
I would also like to be able to put up a tent :D
Comment 7 Comment by Joseph M on 17 Jun 12 at 10:17am | Quote this comment
Mrs Sellick i used to be able to do a puncture so if i could remeber i would be able to

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