Front Pediatr 2021 5;9:684418. Epub 2021 Jul 5.
Degree in Early Childhood Education and Primary Education, Faculty of Education, International University of la Rioja, Madrid, Spain.
In early childhood education, there is a great interdependence among motor, affective, and cognitive development. A better understanding of psychomotor development and its variables by pediatricians and those who oversee educational tasks at this stage of development, such as teachers, psychologists, counselors, and parents themselves, can influence the design of educational intervention proposals. To that effect, the present study aims to analyze the influence of some family characteristics such as the condition of being an only child or having siblings and whether the child carries out extracurricular activities linked to physical activities and sports. Read More