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PED 357-01-Organization and Administration of Physical Education: Review

This guide serves as a starting point for students researching Organization and Administration of Physical Education

Write a Research Question using the PICO Method

 

You are writing a research paper related to a third grade class with a high rate of obesity and many students are at risk for type 2 diabetes. You want to incorporate regular exercise into their daily schedule but you need to be able to justify starting an after-school physical activity program to the school administration.

Using the PICO Method (create a research question)

 

P      POPULATION, PATIENT, PROBLEM =Obese children

I        INTERVENTION=Exercise

C      COMPARISON=none

O      OUTCOME=Reduce type 2 diabetes, lose weight

 

P= WHO, WHAT

I= WHY, HOW

clue: this is a how question because you are looking for a solution