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What motor skills are developed during early childhood (3-5yo)?

1. Limited fundamental sports skills
2. Limited balance skills

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What vision skills are developed during early childhood (3-5yo)?

1. Not mature until 6-7yo
2. Difficulty tracking and judging the speed of moving objects

3

What learning skills are developed during early childhood (3-5yo)?

1. Very short attention span
2. Visual and auditory cues important

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What skills should be emphasized during early childhood (3-5yo)?

1. Emphasize fundamental skills
2. Emphasize play and experimentation rather than competition

5

What are suggested activities for early childhood (3-5yo)?

Running, tumbling, throwing, catching
Riding a tricycle

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What motor skills are developed during middle childhood (6-9yo)?

1. Mature fundamental sports skills
2. Better posture and balance
3. Beginning transitional skills

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What vision skills are developed during middle childhood (6-9yo)?

Improved tracking but limited directionality

8

What learning skills are developed during middle childhood (6-9yo)?

1. Short attention span
2. Limited memory and rapid decision-making skills

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What skills should be emphasized during middle childhood (6-9yo)?

1. Emphasize fundamental and beginning transitional skills

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What are suggested activities for middle childhood (6-9yo)?

Entry level soccer and baseball, swimming, running, gymnastics, skating, dancing, racquet sports, riding a bicycle, and non-contact martial arts

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What motor skills are developed during late childhood (10-12yo)?

1. Improving transitional skills
2. Mastering complex motor skills

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What vision skills are developed during late childhood (10-12yo)?

Mature adult patterns

13

What learning skills are developed during late childhood (10-12yo)?

1. Selective attention
2. Memory skills improving

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What skills should be emphasized during late childhood (10-12yo)?

Emphasize skill development with increasing emphasis on tactics and strategy

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What are suggested activities for late childhood (10-12yo)?

Entry level football, basketball, and ice hockey

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What motor skills are developed during early adolescence (13-15yo)?

1. Tremendous growth but loss of flexibility
2. Differences with timing of puberty

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What vision skills are developed during early adolescence (13-15yo)?

Adult patterns

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What learning skills are developed during early adolescence (13-15yo)?

1. Improved attention span
2. Good memory skills, able to memorize plays and strategies

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What skills should be emphasized during early adolescence (13-15yo)?

Emphasize individual strengths

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What are suggested activities for early adolescence (13-15yo)?

1. Early maturing boys: track and field, basketball, ice hockey

2. Late-maturing girls: gymnastics and skating

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What motor skills are developed during late adolescence (16-18yo)?

Continued growth into adulthood
Mature sports skills

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What vision skills are developed during late adolescence (16-18yo)?

Adult patterns

23

What learning skills are developed during late adolescence (16-18yo)?

Good attention span and memory skills

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What skills should be emphasized during late adolescence (16-18yo)?

Emphasize individual strengths

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What are suggested activities for late adolescence (13-15yo)?

All sports depending on interest

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