The Summer 2018 Shark Week promises to be the best that the Discovery Channel has to offer! 2017 saw a (virtual) race between a shark and Michael Phelps, but 2018 is sure to offer even more excitement. Stay tuned for the official Shark Week 2018 dates!
Like stealthy predators of the deep, we hunted down some of the top Shark Week activities, printables, decorations, recipes, and more to help you celebrate this summer tradition in style. Take a bite out of summertime boredom and host your own Shark Week at home!
SHARK WEEK ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS
HAVE A SHARK WEEK PARTY
Shark Week only comes around once a year and our favorite way to celebrate it to let the kids invite their friends over for a Shark Slumber Party. We pull out all the stops with decorations and photo props… Don’t forget Shark Weekinspired recipes and shark sleeping bags too!
Shark Jell-O Cups – Looking for the perfect treat to serve during your Shark Week party? These fun (and easy!) cups are the perfect kid-friendly, shark-approved snacks!
SHARK WEEK CRAFTS
These Shark Week Crafts are just the right thing to start your family of sharks having fun together. Kids that are too young to marathon watch Shark Week on television still want to get in on the fun… And be sure to get a picture of dad in his Shark Glasses!
Shark Glasses – You’ll be able to spot the predators of the deep more quickly when wearing your printable shark glasses! Also, you’ll look awesome wearing them while watching your favorite shark show!
Paper Plate Shark – Take a bite out of crafting fun with this Shark Week craft for kids!
SHARK WEEK LEARNING ACTIVITIES
Looking for Shark learning activities, we have those too…
Shark Sensory Bags – Sharks get hungry during Shark Week and there’s no better – or safer! – way to feed them than in a sensory bag. This fun preschool craft activity is sure to be a hit with your little fisherman!