Sharks have captivated the imaginations of both children and adults for generations. With their sleek bodies and powerful presence, these magnificent creatures continue to inspire awe and fascination. If your little ones are fascinated by sharks, why not channel their enthusiasm into fun and educational shark crafts?
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Shark Crafts for Kids
In this roundup, we’ve curated 16 exciting shark crafts that will have your kids diving into creativity while learning more about these incredible marine creatures. So, grab your crafting supplies and embark on a shark-filled adventure!
Shark Week is July 11th through July 18, making it the perfect time to do some shark crafts!
This Shark Craft is so much fun and encourages motor skills and creative play. The sharks are made from pool noodles with googly eyes, and cardboard teeth, and you can make them in a variety of sizes (and colors!).
It’s a Hammer Head Shark craft and activity or CRAFTIVITY. This preschool shark craft can be really fun for kids. There are opportunities to cut, draw, color, and paint and I know the kids will have fun creating these fantastic and fun Hammer Head Sharks.
This shark paper plate craftis the perfect way to kick off your kid’s summer while engaging in some creative arts and crafts time! With an easy step-by-step guide and all you need to know about making your shark paper plate out of simple supplies like construction paper, glue, and the star of the show – paper plates!
This hammerhead shark puppet is the perfect way to teach kids about these amazing creatures. Not only is it fun to make, but kids can use it for pretend play and learn all about sharks while they’re at it!
Hop on the rock painting trend and have some toothy fun with these shark-painted rocks. Follow this simple step-by-step tutorial for easy shark rock painting including our suggestions for what paint to use on rocks.
If your little one loves anything and everything shark-themed, you’ve hit jackpot with our Paper Shark Craft! This is an awesome art project for your child for Shark Week and to learn more about the different types of sharks that live in our oceans – starting with a Great White Shark!
If you are planning on doing any ocean-themed crafts and activities this summer then this easy shark craft for kids has to be added to your list! We have a free printable shark template to make it really easy to recreate your own shark craft.
Ashley is a stay-at-home homeschooling mom, turned homesteader, living in Canada. I have been homeschooling for years and love it. Now my children and I get to learn about and help others homeschool and be able to provide for their families and teach our children about where their food comes from.
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