Developmental modeling effects on the acquisition, retention, and transfer of a novel motor task.

@article{Meaney1994DevelopmentalME,
  title={Developmental modeling effects on the acquisition, retention, and transfer of a novel motor task.},
  author={Karen S Meaney},
  journal={Research quarterly for exercise and sport},
  year={1994},
  volume={65 1},
  pages={31-9}
}
  • Karen S Meaney
  • Published 1994 in Research quarterly for exercise and sport
The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of modeling strategies on the acquisition, retention, and transfer of a novel motor task. Forty males and 40 females, divided equally between two age groups (9.0 to 10.6 and 18.0 to 45.0 years), were randomly assigned within each age group to visual model (control), visual model plus cues, visual model plus verbal rehearsal, or visual model, verbal rehearsal plus cues conditions. The task consisted of juggling three nylon scarves during… CONTINUE READING