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Make a Watermelon Shark Snack

31 July 2011 19,157 views 2 Comments

by heather

watermelon shark snack

We've dubbed this week "Crafty Shark Week," and in honor of this celebration, we'll be bringing you all kinds of sharktastic fun! To kick things off, we found this fun party shark over at Sun Scholars. With some clever carving, a watermelon is transformed into a hungry shark, perfect for a summer get-together or backyard barbecue. [how to make a watermelon shark]

crafty shark week

Project Materials:

  • Watermelon, $1 a pound
  • Blue Jell-O, $2
  • Fish-Shaped Candies, $1
  • Blueberries (or use raisins), on hand
  • Toothpicks (3 or 4), on hand

Total: $5 and up

Stay tuned as we bring you sharky crafts all week long!

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  • Kristie W. said:

    I made this! It was super easy and THE hit of my library program. I found the idea on Pintrest.

  • Gluttoner: You gonna eat that? said:

    Watermelon Shark!…

    Shark week baby! Also it’s summer. Summer=watermelons. I’ve consulted a Mathlete and it’s true- sharks^summer=watermelons. It’s a watermelon shark with blueberry eyes, gummy fish inside it’s mouth swimming on a plate of bl…