Learn right in the aisles of your local Dan's Supermarket!
Students explore the aisles of their community Dan's Supermarket where they learn the importance of a balanced meal, portion size, and more while making real-world food choices right in aisles. This interactive learning experience engages students and teaches them to make informed healthy food choices using the MyPlate guidelines. Exploration and discussion include a special behind-the-scenes look of the supermarket in action!
• Recognizing basic food groups and nutrients
• Learning how to make informed eating decisions
• Understanding portion size
• Exploring food choices
• Observing how community supermarkets operate
Real-World Learning Supports
• Play-based Learning: Learning in Real-Life Contexts
• Developing Numeracy
• Developing Social Skills
• Understanding Health and Nutrition Concepts and Developing Health Literacy
Age Range & Duration
PreK- 6th | Approximately ~ 60 minutes
Group Size Limit
8 - 30 Students
FREE (You are responsible for transportation for your group to/from the event location)
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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 and include siblings under the age of 4 in your Group Information. • 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.• Meet at the Customer Service Desk to start your field trip. All field trips are approximately ~ 60 minutes in length.
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The first Dan’s Supermarket opened in 1953 in Bismarck, N.D. and now has five stores serving Bismarck and Mandan families, delivering excellent customer-focused products and services. Whether shopping online for home delivery or strolling through Dan’s Pantry for everything you need from dairy to bakery and everything in between, store guests count on Dan’s commitment to quality, local products whenever available. Dan’s focus on nutrition, relevant coupons, and weekly specials also help customers find healthy solutions that meet their budgets. And when life calls for a special occasion, Dan’s catering comes through with specialty cakes, deli trays, and fresh fruits and vegetables.
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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