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Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry
Vol. 8, Special Issue 1 (2019)
Experts evaluation of instructional material on nutrition for children (0-3 years)
Author(s): Kiran Bala, Snehlata Maheshwari and Rajshree Upadhayay
Abstract: Nutrition plays a major role in an individual’s overall health. Good nutrition is the fundamental basic right for the maintenance of positive health. The word nutrition means ‘the process of nourishing or being nourished,’ especially the process by which a living organism assimilates food and uses it for growth and replacement of tissues. ‘Nutrients are substances that are essential to life which must be supplied by food. The instructional materials or educational resources improve learners’ knowledge, abilities, and skills and further monitor the assimilation of information, and contribute to their overall development and upbringing. instructional material was limited to multimedia CD and flip book. Rasul et al. (2011) conducted a study to analyze the effectiveness of audio-visuals aids in teaching learning process at university level and reported that the majority of the respondents considered that audio visuals aids play important role in teaching learning process and make teaching learning process effectively. They further found that A.V aids provide knowledge in depth and detail and it brings change in class room environment. The instructional material was subjected to experts evaluation. For this, a group of fifteen experts from the field of Foods & Nutrition and Extension Education & Communication Management was considered. Finding revealed that overall evaluation of the visual aspect of multimedia CD was rated good by experts with 2.92 MWS and overall evaluation of flipbook was rated good by experts with MWS 2.95 out of 3.00 score.
How to cite this article:
Kiran Bala, Snehlata Maheshwari and Rajshree Upadhayay. Experts evaluation of instructional material on nutrition for children (0-3 years). 2019; 8(1S): 01-05.