Why is an Imagi Nation Field Trip an Extraordinary Experience?

  1. Students have the opportunity to experience a wide variety of role-play careers through engaging hands-on activities.
  2. Imagi Nation Ambassadors, assist your staff in facilitating the learning in each enterprise by leading activities that are most appropriate for each age group.
  3. All activities within the Imagi Nation enterprises are carefully aligned with PA and Common Core Standards.
  4. Imagi Nation’s experiential learning involves critical interpersonal skill development such as communication, collaboration,              decision-making, problem-solving and conflict resolution.
  5. Students are introduced to the concept of different behavioral work styles and will learn to both recognize and appreciate those differences while working together.
  6. Imagi Nation provides the unique opportunity to not only try a career as a worker, but also encourages students to think as entrepreneurs and take on leadership roles that stretch their skills, abilities and most importantly, thinking. 

Ready to Book a Field Trip for Your School?  Simply complete all 3 of the following forms & return!

Field Trip Request Form

Field Trip Payment Form & Policies

Field Trip Policy Contract

Since chaperones are required to assist children, chaperones in ratio are FREE; additional chaperones are $6.95 each.

Mailing to:


Imagi Nation LLC

Attn: Field Trips

3313 Hamilton Boulevard

Allentown, PA 18103


(610) 841-5919

Imagi Nation Explore

During this 2 hour experience, students and chaperones can explore over 40 different job roles within the Imagi Nation enterprises.  This trip can either be facilitated or self-guided.

Grade Level:  Preschool - Kindergarten

  • Bank
  • Market
  • Manufacturing Center
  • Health & Dental Clinic
  • Creation Station
  • Media Center
  • Post Office
  • Fire Station
  • Police Station
  • Scoopendorf’s Flavor Lab:  Create Your Own Ice Cream Flavor (optional upgrade)
Imagi Nation
Big Thinkers

Visitors take on the roles of owners, employees and consumers to learn how the world of business works.  They’ll need to collaborate to make decisions and solve problems in order to invent, produce, distribute and promote new products. 
Grade Level:  Kindergarten – 6th

  • Experience New Hire Orientation – Courtyard
  • Undergo a Health Screening – Health & Dental Clinic
  • Produce, Inspect and Package Products – Manufacturing Center
  • Receive, Stock, Buy and Sell Products – Market
  • Design Logos and Slogans – Creation Station
  • Create Newspaper, Radio & TV Ads – Media Center
  • Receive Biznis Bucks and Open a Savings Account – Bank
  • Create Your Own Flavor using Scoopendorf’s Scientific Method (optional upgrade)

The History

of Ice Cream

In a fun and exciting journey through time, participants help bring the history of America’s favorite frozen dessert to life.  They’ll learn about ordinary people who made extraordinary contributions to ice cream’s rich and flavorful past.  This trip includes a science workshop where students work together to create their own ice cream samples.
Grade Level:  Kindergarten – 6th

  • History of Ice Cream Interactive Presentation
  • Hands-on Ice Cream Making Science Experiments
  • Create Your Own Flavor using Scoopendorf’s Scientific Method (optional upgrade)

Ice Cream

Around the World

Equipped with only a compass and map, teams follow clues on a quest to solve the case of the sabotaged lab specimens.  They’ll race around the world to correctly identify the countries of origin for 9 frozen desserts.  They’ll then rely on their keen senses of sight, smell and taste to evaluate and correctly classify six tasty specimens.
Grade Level:  3rd – 6th

  • Passport Match Challenge
  • Virtual World Tour with Clues
  • Taste Testing
  • Create Your Own Flavor using Scoopendorf’s Scientific Method (optional upgrade)
The Next Great Flavor Experiment

Work behind the scenes with Doc Scoopendorf as he invites your group to assist with The Next Great Flavor Experiment.  Before becoming a Flavorator Extraordinaire however, you must first identify America’s favorite flavors, determine how different ingredients change flavors and decide on the most nutritious ingredients.
Grade Level:  Kindergarten – 6th

  • History of the Ice Cream Sundae
  • Challenge #1 Flavor Knowledge
  • Challenge #2 Taste Test
  • Challenge #3 Nutrition
  • Create Your Own Flavor using Scoopendorf’s Scientific Method (optional upgrade)

As newly hired ice cream production workers begin their first day on the job, they experience a series of unfortunate events such as a power outage, equipment malfunction, order change and even a surprise inspection!  These fun and unexpected challenges interrupt the teams’ synergy and test their leadership, decision making and problem solving skills.
Grade Level:  Kindergarten – 6th

  • Employee Job Application & Interview Process
  • Production Line Manufacturing Challenge
    • Call Center
    • Production
    • Warehouse Stock
    • Order Picking
    • Quality Control
    • Packaging
    • Shipping
  • Create Your Own Flavor using Scoopendorf’s Scientific Method (optional upgrade)

Field Trips

*Reminder:  Imagi Nation is a peanut-free facility therefore NO peanut products are allowed for groups bringing lunches.

Field Trip Experiences

Imagi Nation Field Trips are an engaging combination of education and entertainment, designed and hosted by a team of certified and experienced educators.  All field trip curriculum aligns with PA Academic and Common Core Standards.

Step 3

Upon receipt of your completed packet and deposit, you will be contacted via email with a Confirmation and Invoice. This will include your final payment due date which is 2 weeks prior to your trip.

Step 4

When final payment is received, a Final Confirmation will be sent via email which includes your receipt, itinerary, release forms, parking and chaperone instructions. Your reservation is only confirmed after you receive the Final Confirmation.

​​Reservation Process

Plan your trip and reserve early as space fills quickly during peak seasons. All reservations are subject to availability on a first come, first serve basis.

Step 1

Choose an Imagi Nation field trip experience.

Step 2

Return the completed application and $50 non-refundable* deposit for each trip reserved by:



$  9.49/student

Required Chaperones

0 - 3 year olds

1 adult to 3 children
4 - 7 year olds1 adult to 5 children
8 years+
1 adult to 8 children

School Field Trips/Group Visits

A school field trip or group visit to Imagi Nation is a one-of-a-kind, seamless combination of education and entertainment as children role-play over 40 different career choices.  Students acquire real life skills and experience first-hand how businesses work and how to be a good employee or leader, all while being introduced to the fundamentals of financial literacy.

Our school and group experiences are masterfully crafted, aligned with PA Academic Standards, and are hosted by a team of experienced, certified teachers.  Visits are ideal for schools, Boy and Girl Scouts, church groups, mom's clubs, sports teams, or just a fun day out!

What makes an Imagi Nation visit exceptionally different is the way our team of educators carefully weave social skills development into every activity.  In a world of technology where children spend the majority of their day behind a screen, an Imagi Nation experience allows them to interact in real time, in real world situations with others.  So whether your students are challenged with communication, decision making, problem solving, or conflict resolution skills, an Imagi Nation field trip or group visit incorporates them all.

  1. All field trips are two (2) hours
  2. Trips can be scheduled Monday - Friday
  3. Minimum number of participants 20
  4. Maximum number of participants 100
  5. An indoor courtyard is available for packed or catered lunches for an additional $40 per group
  6. All children age 3 or younger are required to have parental assistance
  7. Optional Upgrade: Create Your Own Flavor using Scoopendorfs Scientific Method $4.95/participant (Guided Only)



Imagi Nation Explore 
Self-Guided (or) Guided
Imagi Nation Big Thinkers

History of Ice Cream
Ice Cream Around the World
The Next Great Flavor Experiment