Technologies

Kids Intelligence Development Through Sport Fundamental Movement Skills Assessment with Virtual Reality (VR)


Abstract/Technology Overview

Our Kids Intelligence Development Through Sport Fundamental Movement Skills assessment is a world’s first fully automated Fundamental Movement Skills (FMS) assessment system that consists of the following:

  • Assessor’s online portal
  • Assessor’s FMS assessment mobile app

Using Virtual Reality (VR) technology, the company assessment system is the world’s first fully automated FMS assessment system incorporating motion capture technology.


Technology Features, Specifications and Advantages

Online portal for Test & Data management
○ Assessment planning
○ Database of Certified Fundamental Movement Skills (FMS)

Assessors
○ Resource bank

  • Test management
  • Client data management
  • Auto-generated assessment reports
    • Individual report
      • highlights a child’s FMS competencies based on his/her current development status, in comparison with age-specific norms
      • Includes simple take-home strategies for improvement of the bottom 3 FMS
    • Team report
      • Combines every child’s profile in a group
      • Highlights the group’s overall FMS competencies
  • Mobile App
    • Attendance taking
    • FMS Assessment
    •  Access to report upon completion of FMS assessment

Assessment system utilizing cutting-edge motion capture technology to:
○ Automate bulk of the FMS assessment protocol

  • Manage the entire testing (i.e., movement capture)-scoring-report generation process
  • Ensure consistent and objective assessment of FMS
  • Reduce assessors’ administrative work during and post-assessment
  • Provide improved accuracy of performance score tabulation


Potential Applications

Our assessment is a tool used to assess the Fundamental Movement Skills (FMS) in children. This assessment and the accompanying report can be used to:

  1. obtain information on the status of motor development of a child

  2. provide practical recommendations to strengthen a child’s FMS, and

  3. tailor coaching instructions to better meet the needs of each child.

Using Virtual Reality (VR) Technology, the assessment system is a one-of-its-kind motion capture tool used to assess the FMS in children. An upgrade to the assessment tool, this VR-based system provides schools, sporting associations and independent assessors with an assessment option that boasts:

  1. more objectivity

  2. higher accuracy, and

  3. less administrative responsibilities.


Customer Benefit

Convenience
● Instant generation of reports (i.e. Individual & Team) upon completion of the Fundamental Movement Skills (FMS) assessment

● Ability to send a report to relevant personnel with a click of a button

Effective Planning
● The test planning function in the portal allow:

  • Effective allocation of human resources
  • Accurate calculation of assessment duration and number of participants

OVERVIEW
Technology Owner

Bert Grobben

Company

Budding Innovations Pte. Ltd.

Technology Category
  • Diagnostics
  • Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality & Computer-Simulated Environments
  • Educational Technology
  • Healthcare ICT
Technology Status
  • Licensed but Available
Technology Readiness Level
  • TRL 6
Keywords

lifestyle, Development, sport, active, healthy, movement, skills, assessment, VR, Intelligence, children, virtual reality