Affiliation: Texas Tech University
- Urban Latino school children's physical activity correlates and daily physical activity participation: a social cognitive approachZan Gao
Department of Health, Exercise, and Sport Science, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, USA
Psychol Health Med 17:542-50. 2012..However, outcome expectancy and physical and social environmental factor failed to predict PA levels. The findings were discussed in regard to the implications for practice and areas for future research...
- Self-efficacy as a mediator of children's achievement motivation and in-class physical activityZan Gao
Department of Health, Exercise, and Sport Science, Texas Tech University, Box 43011, 109 Exercise Science Center, Lubbock, TX 79409 3011, USA
Percept Mot Skills 113:969-81. 2011..A series of multiple-regression analyses supported the mediating effect of self-efficacy on the relationships among students' mastery-approach goal, perceived mastery-involving climate, and physical activity...
- Effects of curricular activity on students' situational motivation and physical activity levelsZan Gao
Department of Health, Exercise, and Sport Sciences, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409 3011, USA
Res Q Exerc Sport 82:536-44. 2011..02), whereas AM was the negative predictor (p < .01). The findings are discussed in regard to the implications for educational practice...
- Associations between students' situational interest, mastery experiences, and physical activity levels in an interactive dance gameChaoqun Huang
School of Education, Wayland Baptist University, Plainview, TX, USA
Psychol Health Med 18:233-41. 2013..Novelty emerged as the only predictor for MVPA, suggesting that students would have higher PA when they feel the activity provides new information...