New Research: Daily Exercise can Boost Children’s Exam Grades
[Source: Medical X-Press]
Most parents are aware that physical activity is good for children—as it can help to improve their sense of self and have a positive impact on their mental health and well-being. But it’s less well known that being fit and active can also help to boost children’s academic performance.
Our recent review of primary school children from Stoke-on-Trent, England, shows that children who are more active perform better in key stage one results in reading, writing and mathematics than less active children—achieving grades that were either average or above average for each subject.
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