Shark Shape Matching Puzzles

Puzzles are a favorite learning tool for some kids. I like taking a theme and adding a puzzle to it. So you have this really fun free shark shape matching puzzles!

Sharks are loads of fun to learn with. And I love the shark fins as you see them in the water. So that it’s what makes this activity fun is that you have the fun ocean theme of sharks with the puzzle

And puzzles can be used so many different ways to meet the needs of different kids.

This print is part of our fun Shark Week.

Free Shark Shape Matching Puzzles with 12 shapes with a shark fin shape and a matching picture of the shape. - 3Dinosaurs.com

I love that this has two fun parts the shark and the shape. It is a great new ocean printable on the site.

There are two different shapes in the set you have circle, square, triangle, rectangle, oval, rhombus, heart, star, crescent, hexagon, pentagon, and octagon.

Each of the puzzles has a shark fin with a shape on it and the matching picture of that shape. I recommend printing these on cardstock and laminating them.

Free Shark Shape Matching Puzzles with 12 shapes with a shark fin shape and a matching picture of the shape. - 3Dinosaurs.com

Things to use to prepare and use with the Shark Shape Puzzles


Ways to use the Shark Shape Matching Puzzles

There are many ways to match the puzzles but one of my favorites is to give them a mix of shapes laid out for them to match. They can match either side, but it is fun to see the puzzles when they are all done.

Free Shark Shape Matching Puzzles with 12 shapes with a shark fin shape and a matching picture of the shape. - 3Dinosaurs.com

One way I love to store these is to put them on rings. It makes it easy to keep all the puzzles together and not have loads of extra papers flying around. You can see how I put all the puzzles on rings.

Free Shark Shape Matching Puzzles with 12 shapes with a shark fin shape and a matching picture of the shape. - 3Dinosaurs.com

Now if you do the ring idea for storage, it always works for matching! You can flip through the cards and match the shapes without any extra set up than giving them the cards!

Free Shark Shape Matching Puzzles with 12 shapes with a shark fin shape and a matching picture of the shape. - 3Dinosaurs.com

If you have done the puzzles and want something else to go with it. Then check out the Shark Shape Find! It is an easy way to add more shape fun with sharks. You can see the shape to trace and then find. We had these cute mini shark erasers to do the find with.

Easy No-Prep Shark Themed Shape Find - with shape and shape word for kids - 3Dinosaurs.com


What you will find in the Shark Shape Find

You have 12 different shapes to work on. They have the shape name and the shape to trace and then dot or color on the shark fins.

Shark Themed Shape Find: shape and shape word with tracing $ - 3Dinosaurs.com

What you will find in these printables:

  • 12 shapes: circle, square, triangle, rectangle, rhombus/diamond, oval, heart, star, crescent, hexagon, octagon.
  • Tracing section for each shape and shape word
  • $3.00 for all 26 pages of printables

If you want to check out a free sample of this you can go here to check out a sample of the page.

What you will find in the free Shark Shape Matching Puzzles

  • 2 piece matching puzzles
  • Shapes: circle, square, rectangle, oval, diamond, triangle, star, heart, crescent, hexagon, pentagon, and octagon.
  • Matching Shape and shape picture
  • 3 pages of printables
Free Shark Shape Matching Puzzles with 12 shapes with a shark fin shape and a matching picture of the shape. - 3Dinosaurs.com

Check out these other Shark printables & Activities:

Easy No-Prep Shark Shape Find

Mini Shark Pack For Tot, PreK & Kindergarten

Shark Water Bead Sensory Bin


Be sure to check out all five printable from Shark Week!

5 Days of Chomping Fun with A Shark Week! - Fun with math, language and other printables with a shark theme - 3Dinosaurs.com

Check out all the fun Ocean & Beach Activities & Printables on 3 Dinosaurs.

Ocean & Beach Activities & printables for kids - 3Dinosaurs.com

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About Cassie

Cassie is a mom of three stomping, romping, and roaring girls. She blogs about fun art and craft activities and printables she makes. She includes the odd review of products every now and then. She also blogs about the places that she has taken the girls called trip reviews. She has a few free printable pack for kids ages 2 to 8 and always adding more. She loves to get comments and feedback and always looking for new things to try or do with her girls.
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