Readapalooza 3: I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916

I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916 book coverWelcome back to digital Readapalooza, our storytime for elementary-age kids. For the next few weeks, we will read I Survived The Shark Attacks of 1916, a thrilling story based on real life encounters with sharks. After we read a bit, you can take a shark quiz and watch a shark video. Print a shark maze or shark coloring page. Who knows what kind of fun stuff you’ll find in the links below? So settle in, listen and learn, and remember to log your time for summer reading in Beanstack!



Have you ever wondered what you would do if you found yourself swimming in the same water as a shark? This video from National Geographic has helpful tips if you encounter a shark:


Test your shark knowledge with this JAW-some shark quiz from Nat Geo Kids. Good Luck!

Of course, it just wouldn’t be complete if we didn’t include this shark song and dance – open at your own risk!  (You’ve been warned!)

For More Fun

Take a deep breath and dive back in for more shark fun:

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Remember, log your time in Beanstack and join us next time for Readapalooza!

Marlana Hodgkinson

Marlana is a youth services specialist who has worked in the Kids Library for the last 11 years. She enjoys creating and learning with kids of all ages. Her favorite books all have strong heroines, dragons, and magic. When not at the library, you can often find her riding her trusty bicycle, hiking with her dog Lily, playing board games with her family, or reading another great book.