Now booking for spring semester 2019!
What pet are you most like? Explore at PetSmart and see!
Students get an up-close look at fish, reptiles, small animals and more as they explore the world of animal welfare in the aisles of PetSmart. Key concepts in animal care are covered along with benchmark science themes including habitat, diet, and the behaviors of different animal groups. Led by pet experts from PetSmart, this field trip experience will surely engage and educate right along with furry, scaly, and fishy friends.
Note: Due to popular demand, PetSmart stores require a 4-week lead for all bookings for this event.
Key Themes and Concepts
• Animal Welfare
• Pet Care
• Habitat, Diet and Animal Behaviors
Supports Learning Standards
All Field Trip Factory programs are grade/age appropriate and align with national/local learning standards.See the official program and field trip highlights flyers located in the RESOURCES TAB above along with pre/post activities for download.
Age Range & Duration
Grades K to 6 | Approximately ~ 60 minutes
Group Size Limit
10 - 32 Students
FREE (You are responsible for transportation for your group to/from the event location )
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IMPORTANT → Be sure to check out the pre/post field trip activity sheets located in the Resources Tab above → This experience is for groups of 10 - 32 students
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 field trip location. • Please arrange transportation well in advance to avoid last minute conflicts and cancellations.
Field Trip Highlights
Pre-Field Trip Activity (K-2)
Post-Field Trip Activity (K-2)
Pre-Field Trip Activity (3-6)
Post-Field Trip Activity (3-6)
Founded in 1986, PetSmart, Inc. is the largest specialty pet retailer of services and solutions for the lifetime needs of pets. At PetSmart, we love pets, and we believe pets make us better people. Every day with every connection, PetSmart’s passionate associates help bring pet parents closer to their pets so they can live more fulfilled lives. This vision impacts everything we do for our customers, the way we support our associates, and how we give back to our communities.
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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