Gentle Giant Whale Shark

Activity Instructions:

Use shark puppet if you have one, introduce song. Sing several times.

Lyrics:

Gen-tle gi-ant whale shark
swim-ming through the deep
search-ing for his din-ner:
*spoken* “Shark please don’t eat me!”

I may be a gi-ant,  (use a silly shark voice)
big and hea-vy too,
but I on-ly eat plank-ton
I’m not gon-na eat you!

Historical information:

*Whale shark are 21 tons and 40 feet long!
Many of the largest sharks actually are not carnivores, they filter and eat plants.