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99 - The percentage of Scottish secondary teachers who reported pupils talking out of turn the previous week, 2006.

Source: Scottish Government

"It's a load of balls." - A reception child describes the Lottery.

41 - The percentage of Scottish secondary teachers who reported pupils verbally abusing them the previous week.

Source: Scottish Government

"Disneyland." - The second largest continent, according to one Year 6 girl.

2 - The percentage of Scottish secondary teachers who experienced physical violence from pupils in the previous week, 2006.

Source: Scottish Government.

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