Measurement of moderate to vigorous physical activity of middle school girls, using TriTrac activity monitors during small-sided, game-based lessons.

@inproceedings{Arnett2003MeasurementOM,
  title={Measurement of moderate to vigorous physical activity of middle school girls, using TriTrac activity monitors during small-sided, game-based lessons.},
  author={Mark G. Arnett and Robert B. Lutz},
  year={2003}
}
The purpose of this study was to determine the percentage of time middle school girls spend performing moderate to vigorous physical activity (MVPA) during small-sided, game-based lessons and to assess whether the lessons were consistent in providing the recommended amount of MVPA to achieve cardiovascular fitness. Sixty 8th-grade girls participated in 2 small-sided, game-based modules (24 lessons). A TriTrac R3D??activity monitor was used to measure the intensity and frequency of physical… CONTINUE READING

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