Research on Fun and Active Play at Recess

Cool findings coming out of a project at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst and the Clinical Research Program at Children’s Hospital Boston. The research, led by Dr. Stavroula Osganian, studied 30 different recess games to determine how much energy kids expend playing them.

After kids finished playing, kids ranked the amount of fun they had in each game- which led to a list of the healthiest and most fun recess activities. Interesting to see what makes the grade…

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