Students learn to be a healthy kid through everyday healthy-eating habits. MyPlate principles guide students to choose nutritious options, helping them to understand the importance of a balanced diet.
Kid Healthy Ideas™ also promotes the importance of personal care, physical activity and the conservation of the environment.
This educational, hands-on experience is sure to encourage students to choose a healthier way of living!
"My students had a blast....and they learned a lot. One of my students told me, "That was the best day of my life!""
Susan K, J.B. Devalles school
Find below everything you need to easily prepare for your Field Trip, plus helpful resources to make the most of your hands-on learning adventure.
"The students really enjoyed touching the lobsters and receving healthy snacks. They were very interested in reading nutritional labels and the follow-up booklets reinforced what I try to teach in my class."
Frances M, Pope John Paul II Catholic Academy
After your field trip, look for the How Did It Go? email that will be sent to you from Field Trip Factory. You'll be able to fill out an online Report Card with just a few clicks!
Stop & Shop is proud to sponsor Kid Healthy Ideas™ in all its stores. Stop & Shop is a divison of Ahold Companies.
The company helps support local communities fight hunger, combat childhood cancer, and promotes general health and wellness with emphasis on children's educational and support programs. Stop & Shop is a member of the U.S Green Building Council and EPA's Smart Way program and has been awarded LEED (EB) certifications for 50 of its stores. Stop & Shop has been recognized by the EPA for the superior energy management.
"The children of course loved meeting Larry the Lobster, packaging a bone in the meat department, arranging flowers in the floral department, scanning groceries and of course consuming any food samples. Not sure how one can improve on the perfect tour!"
Ann B, Teacher
"Our Daisy Troop had a fantastic time on our field trip. All the information was very well presented and age-appropriate. We will highly recommend this tour to others. Keep us the good work!"
Debra P, Girls Scouts of America
"My students really enjoyed their visit to Stop and Shop. Going to the supermarket is something that they do all the time with their families. By attending this field trip they now have a different view of the foods they eat."
Donna F, PS 144
Trips vary in length and content based upon the grade level of the participants.
If you have multiple grades in your group, please select the median grade.
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