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My hands, my feet and me
Section A:
It is really helpful to find out how people feel. This questionnaire asks all sorts of questions about you and what you like and dislike, just tick a box at each question that is most like you.

I am good looking

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I'm good at all school subjects

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I can run fast

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I get good marks in reading

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I have a parent who understands me

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I hate mathematics

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I have lots of friends

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I like the way I look

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
If there is a difficult question or one you don't want to answer, don't worry, miss it out and go on to the next one.

I enjoy doing work in all school subjects

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I like to run and play hard

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I like reading

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I have a parent who is usually unhappy or disappointed with what I do

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

Maths is easy for me

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I make friends easily

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I have a pleasant looking face

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I get good marks in all school subjects

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I hate sports and games

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I'm good at reading

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I have a parent I like

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I look forward to mathematics

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

Most kids have more friends than I do

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I am a nice looking person

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I hate all school subjects

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I enjoy sports and games

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I am interested in reading

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
Did you know you blink on average about 6 times a minute?

I have a parent who likes me

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I get good marks in maths

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I get along with kids easily

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
Don't forget, just tick the box that is most like how you feel.

I do lots of important things

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I am ugly

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I learn things quickly in all school subjects

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I have good muscles

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
Did you know that we have 650 muscles?

I am bad at reading

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

If I have children of my own, I want to bring them up like I have been brought up

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I am interested in maths

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I am easy to like

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

Overall, I am no good

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

Other kids think I am good looking

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I am interested in all school subjects

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
It's no problem if you want to miss out a question, just go on to the next one.

I am good at sports

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I enjoy doing work in reading

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I have a parent who I spend a lot of time with

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

I learn things quickly in maths

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True

Other kids want me to be their friend

1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
Section B:
Most of us prefer to use one foot or hand when doing things, some people don't mind and use either. Decide which hand, foot or eye you use for each activity and tick the appropriate box.
Which hand?

With which hand do you draw?

1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all

Which hand do you use to throw a ball?

1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all

Which hand do you use to colour in?

1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all

In which hand do you hold your toothbrush?

1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all

Which hand holds a knife when cutting things?

1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all

Which hand do you use to hit things with?

1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all
Which foot?

With which foot do you kick a ball?

1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all

If you wanted to try to pick up a pebble with your toes, which foot would you use?

1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all

Which foot would you use to stamp on something?

1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all

Which foot would you use to climb up a step?

1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all
If you are unsure of any answer, try it yourself and see
Which eye?

Which eye would you use to look through a tube? (e.g. empty toilet roll)

1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all

If you had to look into a can or bottle to see how full it was, which eye would you use?

1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all
Section C:

I am a boy/I am a girl

1
I am a boy
2
I am a girl

Who helped you fill this in?

1
A grown-up helped
2
Someone else helped
3
I did it all myself

When were you born?

Date of birth

What is today's date?

Generic date
THANK YOU VERY MUCH FOR YOUR HELP

Space for any comments

Long text
We always love to see your comments but please remember we can't reply to anything you tell us or ask us unless you sign your name. Professor Golding is always pleased to hear from you.
When completed, please send this back to: Professor Jean Golding Children of the Nineties Institute of Child Health
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alspac_00_mhmfam

My hands, my feet and me

Section A:

It is really helpful to find out how people feel. This questionnaire asks all sorts of questions about you and what you like and dislike, just tick a box at each question that is most like you.
I am good looking
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I'm good at all school subjects
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I can run fast
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I get good marks in reading
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I have a parent who understands me
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I hate mathematics
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I have lots of friends
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I like the way I look
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
If there is a difficult question or one you don't want to answer, don't worry, miss it out and go on to the next one.
I enjoy doing work in all school subjects
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I like to run and play hard
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I like reading
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I have a parent who is usually unhappy or disappointed with what I do
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
Maths is easy for me
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I make friends easily
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I have a pleasant looking face
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I get good marks in all school subjects
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I hate sports and games
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I'm good at reading
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I have a parent I like
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I look forward to mathematics
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
Most kids have more friends than I do
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I am a nice looking person
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I hate all school subjects
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I enjoy sports and games
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I am interested in reading
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
Did you know you blink on average about 6 times a minute?
I have a parent who likes me
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I get good marks in maths
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I get along with kids easily
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
Don't forget, just tick the box that is most like how you feel.
I do lots of important things
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I am ugly
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I learn things quickly in all school subjects
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I have good muscles
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
Did you know that we have 650 muscles?
I am bad at reading
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
If I have children of my own, I want to bring them up like I have been brought up
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I am interested in maths
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I am easy to like
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
Overall, I am no good
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
Other kids think I am good looking
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I am interested in all school subjects
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
It's no problem if you want to miss out a question, just go on to the next one.
I am good at sports
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I enjoy doing work in reading
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I have a parent who I spend a lot of time with
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I learn things quickly in maths
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
Other kids want me to be their friend
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
In general, I like being the way I am
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I have a good looking body
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I am bad in all school subjects
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I can run a long way without stopping
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
You're doing really well, Children of the 90s is so successful because of all the help families and children like you give us.
Work in reading is easy for me
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I have a parent who is easy to talk to
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I like maths
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I have more friends than most other kids
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
Overall I have a lot to be proud of
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I'm better looking than most of my friends
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I look forward to all school subjects
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I am a good athlete
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I look forward to reading
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I have a parent I get along well with
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I'm good at maths
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I am popular with kids of my own age
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I can't do anything right
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I have nice features like nose, and eyes, and hair
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
Nearly there, just a few more questions in this section.
Work in all school subjects is easy for me
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I'm good at throwing a ball
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I hate reading
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I have a parent who I have a lot of fun with
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I can do things as well as most other people
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I enjoy doing work in maths
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
Most other kids like me
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
Other people think I am a good person
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I like all school subjects
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
A lot of things about me are good
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I learn things quickly in reading
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I'm as good as most other people
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
I am bad at maths
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
When I do something, I do it well
1
Not true
2
Mostly untrue
3
Partly true
4
Mostly true
5
True
Finished? Well done, now turn over for some left - right questions!
We all get bothered sometimes, if you have any worries, remember it's good to talk things over with a parent, relative or teacher.
There is always the Childline number: 0800 1111 if you want to talk to someone else.

Section B:

Most of us prefer to use one foot or hand when doing things, some people don't mind and use either. Decide which hand, foot or eye you use for each activity and tick the appropriate box.

Which hand?

With which hand do you draw?
1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all
Which hand do you use to throw a ball?
1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all
Which hand do you use to colour in?
1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all
In which hand do you hold your toothbrush?
1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all
Which hand holds a knife when cutting things?
1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all
Which hand do you use to hit things with?
1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all

Which foot?

With which foot do you kick a ball?
1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all
If you wanted to try to pick up a pebble with your toes, which foot would you use?
1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all
Which foot would you use to stamp on something?
1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all
Which foot would you use to climb up a step?
1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all
If you are unsure of any answer, try it yourself and see

Which eye?

Which eye would you use to look through a tube? (e.g. empty toilet roll)
1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all
If you had to look into a can or bottle to see how full it was, which eye would you use?
1
Left
2
Right
3
Either
4
Don't do this at all

Section C:

I am a boy/I am a girl
1
I am a boy
2
I am a girl
Who helped you fill this in?
1
A grown-up helped
2
Someone else helped
3
I did it all myself
When were you born?
Date of birth
What is today's date?
Generic date
THANK YOU VERY MUCH FOR YOUR HELP
Space for any comments
Long text
We always love to see your comments but please remember we can't reply to anything you tell us or ask us unless you sign your name. Professor Golding is always pleased to hear from you.
When completed, please send this back to: Professor Jean Golding Children of the Nineties Institute of Child Health
Name

My hands, my feet and me