516 Physical Activity and Fitness in Children's Lives

Friday, April 26, 2013: 8:45 AM-10:00 AM
Convention Center: 201AB
Presider: Li Li, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA
This session features oral presentation of research studies from multiple disciplines focused around physical activity in youth.
Validating Middle School Fitness Knowledge Assessments
Courtney Teatro1, Pamela Hodges Kulinna1, Weimo Zhu2, Elena Boiarskaia3 and Bridget Wilde1, (1)Arizona State University, Mesa, AZ, (2)University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, (3)University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL
Children's Physical Activity Levels in DDR by Body Mass Index
Zan Gao, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Are Children With Autism Less Active Than Children Without Autism?
Courtney Johnson and Joonkoo Yun, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
Stereotypic Behaviors of Children With Autism During Gross Motor Activities
Jihyun Lee and David L. Porretta, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Children's Physical Activity at Recess: Kindergarten Through Fourth grade
David Newman Daum1, Amelia Mays Woods2 and Kim C. Graber2, (1)University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, IN, (2)University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL
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