Annotated Suggested Readings
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Summarizes what is known about how physical activity supports learning.
Maude, P. (2001) Physical Children, Active Teaching: Investigating Physical Literacy. Buckingham: Open University Press.
A support for using non-PE lessons to develop children’s gross motor skills.
Whitehead, M. and Murdoch, E. (2006) Physical literacy and physical education: Conceptual mapping. PE Matters, 1(1): 6–9.
A vital read for those interested in the concept of physical literacy and broader understanding of what it might mean to be fit.