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Assessment Tools: Movement assessment battery for children [kit] (2nd ed.)

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Movement assessment battery for children [kit] (2nd ed.)

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Movement assessment battery for children [kit] (2nd ed.)

Author: Henderson, Sheila E. et al

Summary: Movement ABC-2 comprises three components: a standardised Test and a Checklist ..., and a companion manual describing the Ecological Approach to Intervention for Children with Movement Difficulties (El Manual). Both the Movement ABC-2 Test and Checklist focus on the identification and description of impairments of motor function in children, yet complement each other in the way information is gathered. The Test involves the child directly, whereas the Checklist requires an adult to rate the child's motor competence. 

Library Record:   Call # WS 340 M935m2 2007 ATOOLS (Reserve Desk)


Test: 3:0-16:11 years
Checklist: 5:0-12:0 years

Completion time     

Test: Individual, 20-40 minutes
Checklist: Group or individual, 10 minutes


  • 1 examiner's manual (194 p. : ill., (some col.)
  • 1 intervention manual (130 p. : ill., (some col.)
  • 1 checkist instruction sheet
  • 3 record forms each for different age groups
  • 1 checklist instructions
  • 1 timer
  • 1 tape measure
  • 1 roll coloured tape
  • dark blue table-top mat
  • 1 Berol fine-tipped red pen (plus 1 spare)
  • 1 BIC Atlantis fine-tipped red pen (plus 1 spare)
  • 12 yellow mushroom pegs (plus 4 spares) & 12 yellow/red pegs (plus 4 spares) in plastic box
  • 12 square yellow beads (plus 4 spares) with 1 red lace in plastic box
  • 1 pegboard
  • 1 blue bank box and 12 yellow coins (plus 4 spares)
  • 1 blue peg board
  • 1 yellow lacing board
  • 6 yellow strips with 6 loose nuts (plus 1 spare)
  • 6 loose bolts (plus 1 spare) in plastic box
  • 1 green beanbag
  • 2 blue balance boards
  • 1 tennis ball;
  • 1 red wall target
  • 6 floor mats: 3 solid yellow, 2 solid blue, 1 blue with orange target
  • attache cases

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