Paper Plate Shark Craft For Kids

[Free Template]

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The sun, sand, and waves are a perfect combination for a good time. But what happens when you live in a place where there’s no beach? You can still have fun with this paper plate shark craft!

It’s perfect for kids of all ages and a great way to celebrate Shark Week. Download the free template and make it this summer!


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– Paper plate – Paint – Paintbrush – Colored cardstock or construction paper – Scissors – Black marker – Shark template


1. Download the shark template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.

2. Paint a paper plate blue, then let dry completely.

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3. Begin to create the mouth by gluing the tongue to the bottom of the mouth. Trim off the excess paper.

4. Next, take the top and bottom teeth and glue them to the top and bottom of the mouth. Trim off the excess paper.

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