Types of practice

HideShow resource information

Types of Practice


  • Open skills 
  • Environment is constantly changing
  • Makes the performer able to adapt
  • These are stored and schemas are created
  • Improves selective attention
  • Makes information processing more efficient.

Fixed Practice:

  • Closed skills as they need to be over-learned
  • Perfects sequence of movements
  • Movements become grooved


No comments have yet been made

Similar Physical Education resources:

See all Physical Education resources »See all Acquiring movement skills resources »