Physical Activity

This section includes instruments and scales that assess various aspects of Physical Activity. Areas addressed include: level of physical activity and hours of vigorous, moderate, and mild physical activity per week outside of Physical Education class.

Instrument Description
Physical Activity
(Middle School)

This 5-items subscale is designed to assess level of physical activity.

Physical Activity
(Girls Grades 9-10)

This 3-item measure assesses hours of vigorous, moderate, and mild physical activity per week outside of Physical Education class.   

Physical Activity
(Middle and High School)

This 3-item instrument measures physical activity and time spent on TV and video games. Adapts the physical activity scale from the Youth Risk Behavior Survey, Middle School Version (CDC, 2009).