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1 Great Plate Poster

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Learning ZoneXpress
Producer:Learning ZoneXpress
Date Produced:2010
  • Poster
  • Middle School (9-12 yrs)
  • High School (13-18 yrs)
  • Young Adults (19-30 yrs)
  • Middle Adults (31-50 yrs)
  • Older Adults (51+)
  • General Consumer
  • Paraprofessionals
  • Professionals
  • General Nutrition
  • MyPlate/DGA Training
Description:Ensure healthy, balanced eating by dividing your plate! The 1 Great Plate™ Poster promotes an easy-to-remember healthy equation to help you visualize how to fill your dinner plates. A healthy meal is pictured showing the divisions of 1/2 fruits and vegetables, 1/4 whole grains, and 1/4 lean protein, equaling “1 Great Plate™!” 18" x 24" Laminated © 2010 Learning ZoneXpress Product: # 410014
Ordering Info:www.LearningZoneXpress.com toll free: 888.455.7003
Web Site:www.LearningZoneXpress.com


A. Use of MyPlate/MyPlate or the Dietary Guidelines for Americans
B. Scope
Scope of information appropriate for target audience and essential topics discussed in appropriate detail.
C. Purpose
Purpose of material clearly stated in title or introduction.
D. Organization
Material well-organized and major points presented clearly.
E. Accuracy
F. Learner Background
Material does not assume that reader has background information.
G. Learning Objectives
Learning objectives identifiable and met.

Poster depicts the healthiest and recommended goal when eating.
H. Learning Activities, Projects, or Interactive Learning Tools
Not applicable.
I. Objectivity/Sponsor Bias
Subject matter presented objectively and fairly. Company name may be mentioned but product name is not contained in text or illustrations.
J. Inclusion of learning objectives, learner activities, instructional aids, lesson plans, evaluation component, identification of required instructional materials, web site with additional materials.
Not applicable.
K. Recipes (if included)
No recipes are included.
L. Recipes (if included)
No recipes are included.
M. Instructional Resources
Instructor resources not needed for this material.
N. Credits, References and Resources (Including dates, publisher, etc.)
Current and complete credits, references, and resources listed.
O. Summary
All major ideas summarized or reviewed to reinforce key concepts; summaries easily identified.

A. Role Models
Not applicable.
B. Multi-cultural Representation
Not applicable.
C. Different lifestyles and food patterns
Material emphasizes a variety of values, practices, and/or food patterns representative of different lifestyles, cultures, and socioeconomic levels.

Overall Comments on Resource Reviewed

A. Positive Points of the Reviewed Resource:
Visual presentation of what to fill a meal plate with for a healthy and nutritious diet. Very clear presentation of recommended food groups and easy to understand. Lots of white space, no clutter, visually aesthetic.
B. Points that Could Be Improved:
The size of the plate in relation to the silverware may not be readily apparent to the average person looking at the poster. Therefore, size of recommended portions may not really be apparent. The poster also doesn't factor in for someone with food allergies or intolerances.
C. General Comments
Overall, well done poster.
D. Overall Summary
Nice presentation of how to eat healthy for the average person.

Reviewer Rating
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