|Data sources used to assess implementation of the ‘Hands up for Max!’ educational resource|
|Implementation aspect assessed|
|Data source||Sample||Date of data collection||Reach||Dose||Fidelity||Acceptability||Sustainability|
|Log sheets recording communication with schools||178 schools||X||X||X||X|
|88 intervention||Oct 2009-|
|90 control||Dec 2011|
|Interviews with staff coordinating intervention delivery||2 HPA, 1 University staff||May 2010||X||X||X|
|4 HPA, 1 University staff||Mar-Jun 2012|
|Direct observation of intervention delivery||4 intervention schools: Lesson delivery was observed in one KS1 and one KS2 class at each school; Use of the DVD and other intervention components was observed in each of the 4 schools||Nov-Dec 2009||X||X||X|
|Pupil focus groups||8 focus groups: 2 focus groups (1 lower and 1 upper KS2 group) at each of the 4 intervention schools, with a total of 49 pupils (19 male, 30 female)||Nov-Dec 2009||X||X|
|Interviews with teachers||8 interviews: 2 interviews (1 KS1 and 1 KS2 class teacher) at each of the 4 intervention schools, all female||Nov-Dec 2009||X||X||X|
Note. HPA Health Protection Agency, KS Key Stage.
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