This section examines various types of parental support, in particular: the amount of time parents spend engaged in active play or sports with their child; time spent by parents transporting their child to and from physical activities and sports; whether or not the parent supervised recess or helped out at a physical activity or sport event at school during the past year; whether parents volunteered to help with their children’s physical activities or sports outside of school; and whether parents provided financial support for their children’s physical activities or sport participation.
List of topics:
Playing active games or sports with children
Transporting children to physical activities and sports
Volunteering with physical activities and sport
Financial support of children's physical activity and sport
Publication Date: June 4, 2007