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Encyclopedias and Handbooks

Handbook of Physical Education
Ref GV341 .H32 2006

Learning Motor Skills in Physical Education
Handbook of Research on Learning and Instruction
Ref LB1060 .H34575 2011

Motor Development in Young Children
Handbook of Research on the Education of Young Children
Ref LB1119 .H25 2006


    Articles (select)

    Physical Education and Sport in Schools: A Review of Benefits and Outcomes
    Bailey, Richard
    Journal of School Health Oct2006, 76.8, p397

    Justifying Physical Education Based on Neuroscience Evidence
    Berg, K.
    Journal of Physical Education, Recreation and Dance 2010, 81.3, 22-29.

    Movement Is Essential to Learning
    Blakemore, Connie L.
    The Journal of Physical Education, Recreation & Dance Nov/Dec 2003, 74.9, p22-41

    Physical Education and Academic Achievement in Elementary School:
    Data From the Early Childhood Longitudinal Study
    Carlson, Susan A; Fulton, Janet E; Lee, Sarah M; Maynard, L Michele; Brown, David R; et al.
    American Journal of Public Health 98.4 (Apr 2008): 721-7

    Physical Activity Strategies for Improved Cognition: The Mind/Body Connection
    Fede, Marybeth H.
    Strategies 25.8 (Nov/Dec 2012): 16-20.

    Physical Activity Play: The Nature and Function of a Neglected Aspect of Play
    Pellegrini, A.D.; Smith, Peter K.
    Child Development. Jun1998, Vol. 69 Issue 3, p577.

    The Relationship Between Physical Activity and Cognition in Children: A Meta-Analysis
    Sibley, Benjamin A.; Etnier, Jennifer L.
    Pediatric Exercise Science Aug2003, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p243

    Physical Education in Early Childhood
    Stork, Steve; Sanders, Stephen W.
    Elementary School Journal. Jan2008, Vol. 108 Issue 3, p197-206




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