Analysis of the observational instruments for the study of temporal variables in physical education setting

Luis Lozano Moreno

Jesús Viciana Ramírez

Maurice Piéron

*Corresponding author: Luis Lozano Moreno llozano@ugr.es

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Lozano Moreno, L., Viciana Ramírez, J., & Piéron, M. (2006). Analysis of the observational instruments for the study of temporal variables in physical education setting. Apunts. Educación Física y Deportes, 84, 22-31.

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Abstract

The purpose of this descriptive paper is analysing the different observation instruments utilized in studies dealing with time management, physical education (PE) teachers and students activities in the PE setting. All these instruments are clasified following their focus observation:
a) for the study of the student’s behaviour;
b) for the study of the PE teacher’s behaviour, and
c) global instruments.
Different studies using these instuments were briefly described.

Keywords: Motor Engagement Time, Observation Instrument, Physical Education, Studen Teacher.

ISSN: 1577-4015

Published: April 1, 2006