Education and Awareness
Great White Shark Jaws © Natural History Museum.

The Shark Trust believes that generating awareness about conservation is key to ensuring the future survival of sharks.

We have a strong background in education and outreach; boasting a colourful, interactive and educational outreach programme. We pride ourselves on our programme being innovative and engaging whilst providing teachers and marine educators with accessible learning tools and resources.


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Educational Resources

Have a look at our shark activities and educational resources to help you raise awareness about shark conservation.
Educational Resources


Port Jackson Shark Cartoon © Shark Trust.
 

Pups Activity Zone

Aimed at under 16's this section contains lots of information about sharks, including fun facts, species factsheets, posters and activity sheets...
➤ Visit the Pups Activity Zone



 

Display materials

We have a range of display materials, which are available for schools and aquariums to hire or purchase.
Download / request our display materials



 

Sensational Sharks

The Shark Trust has teamed up with Plymouth National Marine Aquarium to create Sensational Sharks - a KS1 & 2 educational programme that combines a tour of the Aquarium.
Sensational Sharks


Basil the Basking Shark © Marc Dando.
 

Marine Educators Teaching Toolkit

With a specific focus on sharks and their role within the environment, this toolkit provides an ecosystem-wide approach and includes; teacher's notes; worksheets; discussion, picture and vocab cards.
Marine Educators Teaching Toolkit