Are there papers which discuss the effects of quantity and quality of breaks during learning? Do state of the art papers have a common ground?
So far I have found these papers:
- The Fourth R: Recess and Its Link to Learning
- The effects of different recess timing regimens on preschoolers' classroom attention
Unfortunately, both focus on kids and learning in school. The second article even on preschoolers. So I'm not sure, if the hypotheses also apply to adults. Also they're from 2007 and 2008, resp.