Field Trip Factory on the Road + More FTF News for You

Field Trip Factory Visits Winning Schools [soliloquy id=”1093″] May and June have been busy here at Field Trip Factory! Team FTF has been traveling to the Columbus, Cleveland and Pittsburgh areas to celebrate with the winners of the Giant Eagle Health & Wellness Giveaway. Each winning school saw students get up on their feet in […]

Great Ways to Keep Learning Fun Over the Summer

For most of us, school is out and summer vacation is in full swing. While it’s great to take it easy and relax, another important part of summer is keeping kids engaged in fun activities that will enrich their summer. We’ve gathered a collection of fun and educational ideas that we hope inspire you to […]

Nutrition in Our Aisles – Free Field Trips Led by Registered Dietitians!

Available all summer long, Nutrition in Our Aisles is a unique free field trip experience available at Loblaws®, Real Canadian Superstores®, Zehrs Markets®, Atlantic Superstores® and Dominion® stores in Ontario, British Columbia and in the Maritime Provinces.  What sets this field trip apart is the opportunity for children to learn nutrition lessons from a Registered Dietitian […]

3 Ways to Take Field Trip Lessons Home

Going on a field trip can be a new adventure that leaves a lasting impression on students of all ages. While a special trip outside of the classroom only lasts for a few hours, the lessons it teaches can be implemented back at school and at home in a variety of different ways. It’s Field […]

14 Spring-Into-Summer Activities for Kids

It’s easy to see that we’re advocates of fun and educational activities that get kids up and out of the classroom and into the community. Whether you’re a teacher, parent or group leader, there’s always need for a little activity inspiration to get outside as the season starts to heat up. We’ve gathered together some […]

Hands-On Healthy Snacking

Today’s guest post comes to us from Jessi Boehme, RDN at Tasty Table Topics.  For fun, educational, nutrition field trips in your area, click here!  Do you ever find that you’re running out of healthy options for kid’s school snacks? Maybe they’re a picky eater but you want to make sure they’re still getting adequate […]

You Told Us: Easy Tips for Staying Healthy All Year Round

During National Nutrition Month this past March, we asked you the simple question: how you stay healthy all year round? National nutrition month is over, but we’ve brought together some of your top tips for staying on top of healthy eating, plus some delicious healthy recipe collections to make enjoying healthy meals even easier. So, […]

Fun Ways to Get Outside the Classroom for Earth Month

Did you know…April is Earth Month!? A time to celebrate new blooms after a long and cold winter. After a season of staying cooped up, we’ve gathered together some fun ideas to get outside the classroom this April. We have some environmentally-themed Field Trips we can’t to share with you, plus great activities that are […]

Your Giveaway Wishlist + Giant Eagle Health & Wellness Giveaway Winners

As Field Trip Factory continues to grow,  we love new opportunities reaching out to communities all across the country and to our Field Trip Factory community online. That’s why we wanted to ask you…what giveaways would you want most for your school? To celebrate Giant Eagle’s commitment to nutrition education, they recently ran a giveaway […]