In this unit, your child will learn about the great American hero David Crockett, as well as the Alamo. Activities, worksheets, and videos are included to help reinforce your child's learning. This unit is designed to last one week, depending on how often you teach history.
Worksheets and Coloring Pages:
|The Life of David (Davy) Crockett||(no rating)|
This site provides a quick overview of the life David (Davy) Crockett.
|The Alamo||(no rating)|
This website gives a good overview of the Alamo and the events that occurred there.
|Folklore and Tall Tales||(no rating)|
This is a great website that explains how the tall tales about Davy Crockett got started and includes five popular folklores to read with your child.
|Crockett Tavern Museum||(no rating)|
This link is a picture of the Crockett Tavern Museum in Morristown, Tennessee, which is built on the site of the boyhood home of Davy Crockett. The museum is a reconstruction of his cabin.
|Article on Davy Crockett||(no rating)|
This article on Davy Crockett can provide a good reference for teaching your child about this famous pioneer.
|Building a Log Cabin with Pretzels||(no rating)|
This site shows you an easy way to construct an edible log cabin with your child using pretzels.
|Making a Coonskin Hat||(no rating)|
Learn how to make a coonskin hat out of things around the house!
|Make Homemade Ink||(no rating)|
Learn how to make homemade ink just like the pioneers did.
|Color a Picture of a Coonskin Hat||(no rating)|
This link is a coloring sheet of a coonskin hat just like the ones worn by Davy Crockett and other great American pioneers!
|Davy Crockett Worksheet||(no rating)|
Complete this worksheet about the life of Davy Crockett.
|Coloring Sheet of the Alamo||(no rating)|
Print this coloring sheet of the Alamo, where Davy Crockett died, for your child to color.
|History Notebook Page||(no rating)|
Print this free notebook page for your child to draw a picture of Davy Crockett and with your help, write some things he or she learned.
|Video of Davy Crocket||(no rating)|
This is a short video put together by 2nd graders about the life of Davy Crockett, including pictures.
|Davy Crockett Song||(no rating)|
This is a link to the classic Davy Crockett song!
|Davy Crockett Folktale||(no rating)|
Listen to this podcast folktale about Davy Crockett.
CuuClick: David Crokett Biography Saddlebag Educational Publications