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Research finds 4-year-olds are not physically ready to start school

Research finds 4-year-olds are not physically ready to start school

Sun, 09 Sep 2018 17:22

New research from Loughborough University has revealed many four-year-olds are not physically ready to start school.

Early Years specialists in the University's School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences tested 45 Foundation Stage children at two different schools and found a larger number than previously estimated are experiencing problems with balance and coordination that are impacting their ability to learn in class.

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