Shark Week is here! If you’re looking to celebrate Shark Week, or just have a kid that loves sharks, check out this list of great crafts, snacks, toys, and books for the shark obsessed.

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Ocean inspired snacks

If you’re looking for fun snacks check out this cool oceanscape made from graham crackers and goldfish.

shark themed toys

Kids will love playing Sharky’s Diner after watching an episode of Shark Week. And bath time will be much more fun with some shark friends¬†(includes a special play mat too!)

Books about sharks



Even Dr. Seuss has gotten in on the Shark action with a title called “Hark a Shark“!


Land Shark” is a fun book about a boy who wants a shark for his birthday! That must be a hard one for mom and dad to fill!





Shark themed crafts

Shark Hats

What party is complete without party hats? These hats are easy to make and tons of fun!

Shark Slime

Slime is all the rage with the kids so why not make a special batch to celebrate shark week? See the instructions below.

Clothespin Shark

After learning all about sharks your kids will certainly want to play sharks. Check out these fun clothespin shark puppets you can help them make.

clothespin shark puppet
photo belongs to Kix Cereal

“Land Shark” Crafts and Activities

If you like to tie things together grab the “Land Shark” book mentioned above then visit my friend Babies to Bookworms for some crafts and activities to turn it into an entire learning activity!

land shark crafts and activities
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Don’t miss a thing during Shark Week

Looking for all the Shark Week programming. Check out this list from Entertainment Weekly here.

I hope you and your kids have an amazing time celebrating Shark Week! If you like this list please pin or share it so others can enjoy it too!

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