Feed the Shark Non-Standard Measurement Activity

Rated 4.83 out of 5, based on 130 reviews
130 Ratings
Turner Tots
Grade Levels
PreK - K, Homeschool
Formats Included
  • PDF
15 pages
Share this resource
Report this resource to TPT
Turner Tots

What educators are saying

My students LOVED feeding the shark, and other activities similar to this. Perfect for our ocean theme.
Loved the price! Loved the activity! The shark is absolutely adorable and I plan to also use it in a student display in the classroom!
Also included in
  1. Get your tots swimming through the sea with these ocean math and literacy activities and ocean centers for preschoolers! These ocean activities are hands-on and engaging ways to learn preschool skills such as counting, non-standard measurement, letter identification, letter formation, rhyming words,
    Price $16.40Original Price $20.50Save $4.10


This shark measurement activity is the perfect way to incorporate counting and non-standard measurement during your ocean theme centers! Draw a Feed the Shark card with a certain number of cubes, link the cubes together, and find a fish of that measurement to feed to the shark. 

This ocean measurement activity includes (in both color and black & white):

  • shark head (with blank mouth to cut out)
  • 10 Feed the Sharks cards with numbers 1-10
  • fish in 10 different sizes to match the linking cubes lengths (black & white - print on colored card stock)
  • shark fin printout

Not only will your students love feeding the shark, but they will be working on counting skills, fine motor skills, and learning how to measure with this ocean themed math activity! Grab it today and watch the magic unfold as your students feed the shark. 

Materials needed for this shark activity:

  • linking cubes
  • tub or box to attach shark head to

⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ BUNDLE & SAVE ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️
Ocean Activities for Preschoolers

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Brittany A. says, "When I say my kids loved this! They had a BLAST using this during our ocean theme at the end of the year. I laminated the pieces so we could use them again and again. So cute!”

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Amy C.  says, “Once again another fun and engaging activity.  My students had a fun time counting and measuring but the best part was feeding the shark. The kids would laugh out loud as the shark would gobble up the fish. Your activities always take an ordinary skill up a notch.  Thank You!”

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ John B. says, “What a fun activity!! The kiddos loved it!  It was a great activity to introduce non-standard measurement.  I used it as a small group activity. ”

You may also like…

Copyright © Turner Tots.
Permission to copy for single classroom use only.
Please purchase additional licenses if you intend to share this product.

Total Pages
15 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
Report this resource to TPT
Reported resources will be reviewed by our team. Report this resource to let us know if this resource violates TPT’s content guidelines.


to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
When counting objects, say the number names in the standard order, pairing each object with one and only one number name and each number name with one and only one object.
Understand that the last number name said tells the number of objects counted. The number of objects is the same regardless of their arrangement or the order in which they were counted.
Describe measurable attributes of objects, such as length or weight. Describe several measurable attributes of a single object.


Questions & Answers


TPT empowers educators to teach at their best.

More About Us

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up