Fry's Food Stores - Be a Smart Shopper

Visiting your local Fry's Food Store® is an educational adventure!

Health and value are two key concepts discussed during this interactive community-based experience. Lessons on nutrition, consumer education and overall wellness are reinforced through hands-on healthy-eating activities for kids. The Be A Smart Shopper! field trip also teaches valuable lessons about the rewards of staying active and briefly discusses how to care for our planet, all within your neighborhood Fry's Food Store®. Content includes the importance of personal care, making healthy choices using MyPlate principles, understanding portion size and the nutrients our bodies need.

Key Concepts





Supports Learning Standards

All Field Trip Factory programs are grade/age appropriate and align with national/local learning standards. (See the program and highlights flyers for more details - available in the Resources Tab above)


Age Range & Duration

PreK - 3 | Approximately ~ 60 minutes

Grades 4 - 6 | Approximately ~ 90 minutes


Group Size Limit

7 - 35 Students
(Individual stores may vary group size accomodations - see booking form details)



FREE   (You are responsible for transportation for your group to/from the event location )


" The entire experience was fantastic! The students were engaged the whole time and it reinforced what was taught in the classroom. Thank you very much! "

Brandie L. - Palmcroft Elementary School


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→ Be sure to check out the pre/post field trip activity sheets located in the Resources Tab above

Code of Conduct:

• Please let FTF know if you cannot make the scheduled day/time.

• Always let us know if your group size is changing.

• Please make sure that you have at least 1 adult chaperone for every 8 students in your group AND that chaperones are ready to help the field trip leader, if needed.

• Please call FTF with special requests - Do NOT add them in notes where they may go unseen by the store contact.

• Please arrange transportation to avoid last minute conflicts and cancellations.

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Additional Resources


Fry's Community Rewards Program


Did you know you can support nonprofit organizations in your community just by shopping at Fry's? It's easy when you enroll in Fry's Community Rewards! To get started, sign up with your V.I.P Card below, and select a local organization you wish to support. Once you're enrolled, you'll earn rewards for your chosen organization every time you shop and use your V.I.P Card!

→ Learn more

About Fry's

Fry's Food Stores® is proud to sponsor Be A Smart Shopper! in all its stores in Arizona. Fry's Food Stores® are a division of Kroger®. 

Fry’s was recently awarded the Arizona Fundraising Professionals “2012 Outstanding Corporation Award” for the company’s generosity to the Arizona community. 

"I thought the Field Trip was excellent! It touched so many important aspects of the store as well as the importance of eating healthy, excercising and keeping our teeth clean."

Brandie L, Palmcroft Elementary Sschool

"The kids got to go behind the scenes and see all of the different jobs in the grocery story. They were excited to see other parts of the store where they had never been or had never heard about. Overall, we enjoyed the experience. Thank you!"

Kayla M, Clarkdale Jerome School

"The children loved the fieldtrip! When they came back they were so excited they were telling the teachers, other children and their parents about what they did! Thank you."

Pamela F, Children's Campus

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Select an available start time

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Specify your group size

Number of Students

Scouts and Homeschool Groups, please include siblings attending in this count and make note of the number of observing siblings ages 4 and under in Group Information on the next page.

Number of Chaperones

1 adult per 8 students is recommended. If a large number of adults are accompanying, please include in the total chaperone count and make note in Group Information on the next page.

This site accommodates groups of 5 to 25


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