Flashcards in 1 Movement Skills Deck (21):
The second phase in the learning of a new skill, in which movement patterns become more refined and consistent through practice.
The final phase in the learning of a new skill, where the skill is largely automatic, and the performer no longer consciously thinks about the skill.
Is something or someone that has a negative effect on one’s motor skills.
Closed motor skills
Are motor skills that are performed in a predictable, self-paced environment.
The initial phase in the learning of a motor skill, where the emphasis is on conscious understanding of the task requirements.
Continuous motor skills
Are motor skills that have no distinct beginning or end.
Discrete motor skills
Are motor skills that involve movements of a brief duration, that are easily defined by a distinct beginning and end.
Is something or someone that has a positive effect on one’s motor skills.
Are characteristics of the environment in which the performance takes place as well as the social factors surrounding an individual.
The influence that parents and/or siblings can have on motor development.
Fine motor skills
Are delicate precise movements that engage the use of small muscle groups.
Fundamental movement skills
Are movement patterns that involve different body parts. They are foundation skills that provide the basis for the development of more sport-specific movement skills.
Gross motor skills
Are movements involving the use of large muscle groups that result in a coordinated action.
Are the physical, psychological, and behaviour characteristics that influence movement.
Are factors related to the individual, task, and environment that influence movement.
Open motor skills
Are motor skills that are performed in an environment that is constantly changing and is externally paced.
Is the systematic observation of the quality of human movement for the purpose of providing the most appropriate intervention to improve performance.
Serial motor skills
Are a series of discrete skills strung together to create a more complicated, skilled action.
Is an ability that comes from knowledge, practice, experience, aptitude, and which can be performed well.
Are skills that utilise a range of fundamental movement skills in a sequence of movement.