Developing gross motor function

In this lesson we will be recapping muscle strength and its importance in relation to gross motor function. We will look at an activity using your lower body muscles for strengthening and control, and start to introduce the idea of balance needed for this type of activity.

Video

Click on the play button to start the video. If your teacher asks you to pause the video and look at the worksheet you should:

  • Click "Close Video"
  • Click "Next" to view the activity

Your video will re-appear on the next page, and will stay paused in the right place.

Lesson summary: Developing gross motor function