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Lyudmila N. Voloshina
Victor L. Kondakov
Evgenia N. Kopeikina
Olga G. Galimskaia


physical education, preschool education, motor activity, volume, intensity, assessment of motor activity, regulation of motor activity, motor experience


Purpose: The objective of the research is to determine the volume and intensity of motor activity of children aged 5-6 years, identify existing problems of motor activity at this age and compare the results with age norms.

Methodology: study and comparative analysis of psychological and pedagogical literature on the topic; pedometry, pulsometry, timing, statistical processing of the results.

Result: The calculation of average daily indicators of pedometry revealed that boys, on average, perform 10789.26 ± 426.15 steps, and girls - respectively 13094.64 ± 511.83 steps. At the same time, boys had significantly lower indicators of pedometry than girls (p≥0.05). Analysis of the ranking results and comparison of the data obtained with the age norm, which is 11-15 thousand steps per day, suggests that 52.6% of boys perform the norm, and 47.4% of the average daily physical activity is below the norm. Motor activity in 80% of girls is within the age norm, in 10% - above the norm, and in 10% - below the norm. The intensity of daily loads in terms of pulsometry both in boys and girls corresponds to low and medium intensity.

Applications: This research can be used for universities, teachers, and students.

Novelty/Originality: In this research, the model of issues of regulating children's motor activity in modern preschool education is presented in a comprehensive and complete manner.


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