Unformatted text preview: activity. We have discussed the specific role schools can play in public health and the specific role elementary classroom teachers can play in school wide physical activity promotion. Also, we have discussed the importance of assessing children’s physical activity and the range of options for accomplishing this task. Finally, we have discussed the importance of recess and the types of strategies classroom teachers can use to promote physical activity in this school context while preserving the inherent benefits of an unstructured break for children during the school day. The best way to prepare for this exam is to quiz yourself on definitions of concepts (e.g., physical activity, physical education, self-efficacy, self-reports, etc.) and be able to teach the content we have covered to someone else....
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- Spring '11
- physical activity, PA Advocacy Letter