ERIC Number: EJ636273
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Play Now, Play Later: Lifetime Fitness Implications.
Barrett, Brian J.
Journal of Physical Education, Recreation & Dance, v72 n8 p35-39,43 Oct 2001
One goal of physical education is to help children carry a physically active lifestyle over from childhood to adulthood. To motivate children in this direction, activity must be fun. This article discusses what makes games fun and describes how one elementary school developed low-organization games, evaluated student enjoyment levels, and monitored the physical intensity of each game. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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