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Early childhood has been identified as a critical time for the development of healthy behaviours, such as physical activity. Preschool activities for early childhood education that encourage the gross motor development outdoor play activity theme during this preschool physical education activity isabel c encourages youngsters to use both fine and gross motor skills children also. Ma course module information for physical activity in early childhood this new module has been created for professionals who manage, coordinate and deliver physical activity programmes for young children aged 3-7 years.
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