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'Co-co pops.'

A Year 4 boy comes up with a word with the prefix co.

78.6

The percentage of pupils with special needs in England without statements in 2003.Source: DfES

'I have to dress up as a rock star or a piece of paper.'

A five-year-old may have misunderstood the rockers and rappers theme of a non-uniform day.

82.8

The percentage of pupils with special educational needs in England without statements in 2007. Source: DfES

Jesus's hair is messy because they didn't have hairbrushes in those days.'

A Year 2 child explains why her drawing shows Jesus with unruly hair.

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