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Modern kids choose TV and video games over outdoor activities

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A generation of children are growing up without experiencing simple outdoor pleasures such as splashing in puddles or mud, building a sandcastle – or even making daisy chains, a study has revealed. Researchers found a whole range of traditional outdoor activities could soon become a thing of the past as children spend their spare time [...]


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Posted by Grant Bailey

Children playing outside just half as much as their parents

Modern children spend just half the time playing outdoors than their parents did when they were young, a study has revealed. Researchers found today’s kids are more inclined to stay indoors and watch television, play computer games and in some cases, even do their homework, rather than go outside to play. The figures show during [...]


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Posted by Ben Harrow