A study of the relationship between nutritional status and scholastic achievement among primary school students in Wadi Eldawasir City in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Other Title(s)

دراسة العلاقة بين الحالة الغذائية و التحصيل الدراسي بين تلاميذ المدارس الأولية بمدينة وادي الدواسر المملكة العربية السعودية

Joint Authors

al-Sayyid, Manal Abd al-Alim
Said, Amal Sabir

Source

Journal of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Issue

Vol. 4, Issue 1 (31 Mar. 2020), pp.57-82, 26 p.

Publisher

National Research Center

Publication Date

2020-03-31

Country of Publication

Palestine (Gaza Strip)

No. of Pages

26

Main Topic

Pharmacology

Abstract EN

Nutritional status has been played an important role in the effect on physical growth, cognitive development, and physical work capacity, and it consequently influences human performance and Heath.

The study aims to examine the association between the results of educational tests and the nutritional status of School children.

The methodology of the study included 150 school children in wadi eldawasir city, educational achievements were assessed by their score in mathematics, Arabic score, English score, Sciences score and Social score.

Nutritional status was evaluated by anthropometric measurements, determining elements of the 24-hour recall of dietary intake, diet history.

The most important results have shown that there are with respect to Arabic score, it correlated significantly positive with animal protein (p<0.05) (r=0.155) and total protein (p< 0.01) (r=0.173and "B6" (P<0.05) (R=0.137 AND 0.117) respectively.Also there is a positive correlation coefficient between science score and vitamin "C" and "B6" (P<0.05) (R=0.137 AND 0.117) respectively.

In the end this study has found that there is a positive relationship between nutritional status and educational achievement.

American Psychological Association (APA)

al-Sayyid, Manal Abd al-Alim& Said, Amal Sabir. 2020. A study of the relationship between nutritional status and scholastic achievement among primary school students in Wadi Eldawasir City in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Journal of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences،Vol. 4, no. 1, pp.57-82.
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-969628

Modern Language Association (MLA)

al-Sayyid, Manal Abd al-Alim& Said, Amal Sabir. A study of the relationship between nutritional status and scholastic achievement among primary school students in Wadi Eldawasir City in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Journal of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences Vol. 4, no. 1 (Mar. 2020), pp.57-82.
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-969628

American Medical Association (AMA)

al-Sayyid, Manal Abd al-Alim& Said, Amal Sabir. A study of the relationship between nutritional status and scholastic achievement among primary school students in Wadi Eldawasir City in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Journal of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences. 2020. Vol. 4, no. 1, pp.57-82.
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-969628

Data Type

Journal Articles

Language

English

Notes

Includes bibliographical references : p. 80-82

Record ID

BIM-969628