Working with strings in children.

Today's children are exposed to different environmental situations that mayendanger their health and lead to manifesthabits with trends toward inactivity. The key at this stage of life is to improve their fundamental movement skills, promoting proper physical condition from an early age. Itbeco...

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Main Authors: Meneses Montero, Maureen, Chacón Araya, Yamileth
Format: Artículo
Language: Español
Published: Facutad de Educación, Universidad de Costa Rica 2011
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Online Access: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/educacion/article/view/2831
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/23378
Summary: Today's children are exposed to different environmental situations that mayendanger their health and lead to manifesthabits with trends toward inactivity. The key at this stage of life is to improve their fundamental movement skills, promoting proper physical condition from an early age. Itbecomes necessary then, to support programs that involve improving physical fitness and motormainly coordination factors, cardiorespiratory endurance, strength and flexibility.These components must be strengthened in order to meet different needs, in accordance with the objectives and varied activities that take greater importance when performing afun and with an appropriate methodology, such as jump rope, wherebytends to increase the readiness of children to practice these traditional activities, essential for the next stages of development.The main purpose of this paper is to proposeThe practical importance of the rope jumpingand stimulate their learning, taking into account technical, organizational and methodology, to promote the improvement of the physical condition of the nor-dren through the proposed activities