Davy Crockett | Tall Tales Unit | Reading Comprehension & Writing Activities

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Explore the great American character Davy Crockett with your students. Read aloud Davy's classic tale full of adventure and exaggeration. After reading the tale, do coordinating worksheets and writing prompts to solidify learning and truly explore this lively tale. I have included a Venn Diagram to compare and contrast Davy Crockett with characters from other Tall Tales.

What You Get:

  • Anchor Chart about Tall Tales
  • Davy Crocket Poster
  • Davy Crocket Poster with information
  • Black and White Booklet with Davy Crockett's story
  • Color Booklet with Davy Crockett's story
  • 1-page student version of the story
  • 2 Davy Crockett writing templates
  • 2 Davy Crockett coloring pages
  • What Did Davy Crocket Look Like? drawing page
  • What Else Did Davy Crockett Do? Writing Prompt
  • Venn Diagram to compare tall tales characters

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Total Pages
30 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 hour
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
Retell stories, including key details, and demonstrate understanding of their central message or lesson.
Describe characters, settings, and major events in a story, using key details.
Identify words and phrases in stories or poems that suggest feelings or appeal to the senses.


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