The measurement of physical activity in young children.

@article{Noland1990TheMO,
  title={The measurement of physical activity in young children.},
  author={Melody Noland and Fred W Danner and K. M. DeWalt and Michael McFadden and Jane Morley Kotchen},
  journal={Research quarterly for exercise and sport},
  year={1990},
  volume={61 2},
  pages={146-53}
}
Two studies were conducted to determine the validity of various measures of physical activity in young children. In Study 1, 21 preschool children were utilized to explore how well measures of children's activity obtained from parents, teachers, and the children predicted observed behavior at school and in the home. Study 2 (n = 51 preschool children… CONTINUE READING