People in West Africa hold dances and celebrations to honor shark-like spirits. The dancers dress up in colorful costumes and wear wooden headdresses that look like a shark. You can celebrate sharks too by creating your own headdress.

What to do

  1. Print the headdress.
  2. To assemble the headdress, match up the dotted lines on page 1 and 2 and tape together on the back side.
  3. Color the shark's body and the headband. 
  4. Cut around the solid line _________________.
  5. Fold shark's body at the dotted line.
  6. Tape the sides of the shark's nose together.
  7. Tape the sides of the shark's tail fin together.
  8. Put the headdress on your head, them tape the ends of the headband together to fit your head.