ERIC Number: EJ533426
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Turning Kids on to Physical Activity for a Lifetime.
Quest, v48 n3 p303-10 Aug 1996
Analyzes why so many adults are inactive by examining how children are introduced to physical activity, focusing on two behavioral principles that are germane to turning children on to physical activity (fun and self-worth), reviewing practices that violate these principles, and speculating about why the principles get violated. (SM)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue title: "The Academy Papers, No. 29. Quality of Life Through Movement, Health, and Fitness."