Gap Fill - Pencils - Level 1


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Technology is lowering children's to use pencils. Researchers said children spend so much swiping that they cannot hold a pencil . Their do not have the muscle to write properly. A researcher said: "Children are not coming into with the hand strength...they had 10 ago. Children...are being given a but are increasingly not able to hold it they don't have the...skills."

Technology is changing children write, draw or make . The researcher explained that it's to give a child an iPad than let them build by playing, using building , cutting and sticking, or pulling ropes. Children are not getting the they need to hold a pencil. Some say technology creates problems. If a child isn't enough to hold a pencil, perhaps their whole body is weak. They need to trees.

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