Born on a Mountaintop? Davy Crockett, Tall Tales, and History


Subject:
Dragons, Dreams, & Daring Deeds , Literature: Fiction , Legends & Tales , Tall Tales , Folk Tales

Description:
This lesson plan (for grades 3-5) uses the legend of Davy Crockett to teach students about the characters, events, and literary characteristics of tall tales. Includes suggested activities and links to online material about Crockett and tall tales. From EDSITEment, a joint project of the National Endowment for the Humanities and other organizations.

Publisher:
EDSITEment

Language:
English

Source:
http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=288


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