Davy Crockett

Information About This Unit

List of Materials and Supplies Needed for This Pathway:

Building a Log Cabin with Pretzels:

  • Small empty milk carton
  • Pretzel sticks
  • Chocolate frosting or peanut butter
  • 1 Rolo or other tubular shaped candy
  • 1 square cracker
  • Scissors
  • Hot glue or tape


Making a Coonskin Hat:

  • Lightweight cardboard
  • Piece of fabric, paper bag, or butcher paper
  • Glue
  • Stapler or tape
  • Cotton
  • Scissors
  • Washable kids paint


Making Homemade Ink:

  • ½ cup of ripe berries (blueberries, cherries, blackberries, strawberries, elderberries, raspberries, etc.)
  • ½ teaspoon vinegar
  • ½ teaspoon salt


Worksheets and Coloring Pages:

  • Printer
  • Paper
  • Crayons, markers, and/or colored pencils
  • Pencil or pen

Links to Free Learning Material

Subjects: History
Grade Levels: Kindergarten
Resource Type: Lesson
Instructional Method: Traditional