School Wide Activity – Classroom Activity

Initiative Description: Physical activity program that was enhanced in terms of duration, intensity, and frequency. In each class assigned to the intervention group the ordinary classroom teacher was joined by a physical education teacher who held the physical education lessons and monitored the activity carried out during the week. The physical activity consisted of at least 30 minutes of physical exercise per day, divided between the schoolyard (vigorous activity) and the classroom (moderate activity).

Study Results

Level of Evidence: 2 out of 5 stars Good