The effects of yoga practice in school physical education on children's motor abilities and social behavior

@inproceedings{Folleto2016TheEO,
  title={The effects of yoga practice in school physical education on children's motor abilities and social behavior},
  author={J{\'u}lia C Folleto and Keila R G Pereira and Nadia C Valentini},
  booktitle={International journal of yoga},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND In recent years, yoga programs in childhood have been implemented in schools, to promote the development for children. AIM To investigate the effects of yoga program in physical education classes on the motor abilities and social behavior parameters of 6-8-year-old children. METHODS The study included 16 children from the 1(st) grade of a public elementary school in the South of Brazil. The children participated in a 12-week intervention, twice weekly, with 45 min each session… CONTINUE READING