In recent years sedentary behavior during the early years has increased. Preschool‐aged children engage in low levels of physical activity. Children spending large amounts of time watching television & smart phone. Physical activity beneficial for preschoolers to better social and motor development, improved metabolic health.
Parents told how after school programs help to keep their children physically active.
Parents support is one of the primary influences of kids physical activity. Supports are two distinct categories: purchasing equipment/payment of fees and transportation and watching/supervision. A wide range of games have been developed to boost activity levels and decrease sedentary time of children. You can explore Fitfutures after school program how mapped to influences children's physical activity.