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Akil, Mustafa – JTRM in Kinesiology, 2022
Mindful eating is a condition in which a person becomes aware of the moment while eating. Very few studies have investigated eating awareness in environments where physical activity is performed. The aim of this study is to investigate whether the duration and intensity of physical activity in adolescents aged 15-17 affects their nutritional…
Descriptors: Metacognition, Eating Habits, Physical Activities, Physical Activity Level
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Kim, Taewoo; Deng, Yangyang; Hwang, Yongju; Hernandez, Lytzy; Patel, Maya; Kirk, Nicole; Berg, Alison; Yli-Piipari, Sami – JTRM in Kinesiology, 2022
The role of regular physical activity and healthy eating in preventing obesity is well documented. Research has suggested that lifestyle interventions, i.e., programs comprising exercise, nutrition education, and behavior modification, are the preferred, non-invasive strategies to prevent childhood obesity. However, minority groups, e.g.,…
Descriptors: Life Style, Self Determination, Nutrition Instruction, Exercise
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Lodewyk, Ken R.; Robertson, Scott – JTRM in Kinesiology, 2022
Research has noted the constraints to applying constructivist pedagogical models such as Sport Education and Teaching Games for Understanding in practicing and prospective physical education teachers. This study was an investigation of prospective physical educators' preferences for Direct Teaching, Sport Education, and Teaching Games for…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Physical Education Teachers, Physical Education, Preferences
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Top, Elif; Akil, Mustafa – JTRM in Kinesiology, 2021
To understand the factors that affect sports in physical disabilities, it is prominent to conduct studies, especially on people who are engaged in sports at certain levels. This research was a cross-sectional study aiming at determining motivation and perceived social support on male athletes with physical disabilities. A total of 666 male…
Descriptors: Athletes, Physical Disabilities, Motivation, Males
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Lee, Jung Eun; Gao, Zan – JTRM in Kinesiology, 2021
Few studies have explored the moderating effects of race on children's physical activity (PA) and psychosocial beliefs, particularly in physical education (PE) setting. The purpose of this study was to investigate whether children's PA behaviors and PA-related psychosocial beliefs differed as a function of race, as well as to explore any racial…
Descriptors: Racial Differences, Ethnicity, Physical Activity Level, Beliefs
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Zhang, Tao; Lee, Joonyoung – JTRM in Kinesiology, 2020
Physical activity behaviors children developed during their childhood have a long-term impact on their lifelong physical activity habits and healthy development, the increased levels of sedentary behavior and obesity call for immediate actions, especially during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic (Sallis et al., 2020). The COVID-19…
Descriptors: COVID-19, Pandemics, Physical Activity Level, Health Promotion
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Alp, Bahar; Top, Elif – JTRM in Kinesiology, 2020
Aim of this study was to examine motor skills and quality of life values of Turkish children according to age and gender factor, and to examine the relationship between motor skills and quality of life values. The sample of the study comprised of 434 students in 8--10 age group (X¯= 9.17±0.80 years; BMI = 17.46±3.05 kg/m2; Weight = 32.45±8.30 kg;…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Psychomotor Skills, Quality of Life, Correlation
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Yildizer, Günay – JTRM in Kinesiology, 2020
Physical education teachers and coaches share similar pedagogical approaches in instructional activities. The philosophical perspective towards the nature of learning, how knowledge is acquired and how learning occurs might affect both teaching and coaching practices. The philosophical perspectives can be gained through formal education,…
Descriptors: Beliefs, Epistemology, Preservice Teachers, Physical Education Teachers
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Zhang, Peng; Zhang, Tao; Lee, Joonyoung – JTRM in Kinesiology, 2020
Social cognitive theory depicts student learning in terms of the interrelationship among motivational behavior, social environmental factors, and personal factors, which offers an appropriate theoretical framework for understanding student achievement outcomes in education. Limited research, however, has examined how these factors were interacted…
Descriptors: Individual Characteristics, Predictor Variables, Academic Achievement, Physical Education
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Pascal, Michael Joseph; Layne, Todd Estel; Irwin, Carol C. – JTRM in Kinesiology, 2019
The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of a heart rate measurement system on student motivation and parent satisfaction of the information obtained. Participants (n=27) either took a survey as a parent/guardian (n=11) or were interviewed as a student (n=16). The survey was based on a qualitative measure and used to determine the…
Descriptors: Student Motivation, Parent Attitudes, Satisfaction, Data Collection
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Yli-Piipari, Sami; Manninen, Mika; Smith, Bennett L.; Hollibaugh, Casey; Chambliss, Heather; Udwadia, Jon – JTRM in Kinesiology, 2019
This study examined the effectiveness of a physical activity (PA) intervention among obese Hispanic children delivered by a free mobile phone game application (app) recommended by a pediatrician. A sample of 40 (age M=10.16[2.01] years) children participated in this pilot study. Pre- and posttest data were collected on participants' PA attitudes,…
Descriptors: Physical Activities, Intervention, Obesity, Hispanic Americans
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Fu, You; Burns, Ryan D.; Gomes, Emma; Hsu, Ya-Wen; Gao, Zan – JTRM in Kinesiology, 2019
Differences between interactive active video games (AVGs) and non-interactive AVGs on sedentary behavior, light physical activity, and moderate-to-vigorous physical activity has never been compared. Therefore, the purpose of this study to compare differences between two AVGs modalities on sedentary behavior, light physical activity, and…
Descriptors: Elementary School Students, Young Children, Student Behavior, Physical Activity Level
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Yagmur, Rifat; Isik, Ozkan; Kilic, Yakup; Dogan, Ilkay – JTRM in Kinesiology, 2019
The aim of this study was to examine body weight loss methods and its effects on elite cadet Greco-Roman wrestlers' performance. The sample of research consisted of 146 elite Greco-Roman wrestlers. The "Athlete weight loss methodology and effects scale" and a personal information form were used. In addition to descriptive statistics,…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Athletes, Athletics, Body Weight
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Lee, Joonyoung; Zhang, Tao – JTRM in Kinesiology, 2019
The major purpose of this study was to conduct a systematic review on adventure education or adventure-based learning in physical education (PE) between 1976 and 2018 in order to examine the effects of adventure education on students' learning outcomes in PE such as physical and psychological outcomes. The secondary purpose was to explore PE…
Descriptors: Adventure Education, Outcomes of Education, Physical Education, Teacher Attitudes
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Rukavina, Paul; Langdon, Jody; Greenleaf, Christy; Jenkins, Jayne – JTRM in Kinesiology, 2019
The purpose of the present study was to investigate whether weight-related attitudes mediate the effect of goal orientation on cultural pluralism and diversity attitudes among pre-service physical educators. Results from 235 (Mage = 20.91 years, SD = 7.75) participants confirm the positive relationship between task orientation and attitudes toward…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Physical Education Teachers, Student Attitudes, Cultural Pluralism
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