FUNDAMENTAL MOVEMENT SKILLS OF PRESCHOOL CHILDREN IN NORTHWEST ENGLAND

Foulkes, J, Knowles, Z.R., Fairclough, Stuart J., Stratton, G., O'Dwyer, M, Ridgers, N.D. and Foweather, Lawrence (2015) FUNDAMENTAL MOVEMENT SKILLS OF PRESCHOOL CHILDREN IN NORTHWEST ENGLAND. Perceptual and Motor Skills, 121 (1). pp. 260-283. ISSN 0031-5125 DOI https://doi.org/10.2466/10.25.PMS.121c14x0

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Abstract

This cross-sectional study examined fundamental movement skill competency among deprived preschool children in Northwest England and explored sex differences. A total of 168 preschool children (ages 3–5 yr.) were included in the study. Twelve skills were assessed using the Children's Activity and Movement in Preschool Motor Skills Protocol and video analysis.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Q Science > Q Science (General)
Divisions: Sports Science
Date Deposited: 16 Nov 2015 10:45
URI: http://repository.edgehill.ac.uk/id/eprint/6567

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