Myth-Busters: The Inca Empire! Students explore Inca culture, life, & religion
Myth-Busters: The Inca Empire! Students explore Inca culture, life, & religion!
Mayan History PowerPoint Presentation- Keepers of time, architectural wonders, a people so mysterious that much of their history has been shrouded by the rainforest. Who were they, and where did they go? This presentation includes several class discussions, writing opportunities, and practice test questions. It is a fabulous addition to your unit on Ancient America.
MesoAmerican Art - Cylindrical Tripod Vase with Effigy Cover Guatemala, Central Lowlands, Maya, 300-400
Eyeconart: MesoAmerican Art
Maya Blue, figurine AD 600-900. The pigment is both vibrant and unusually durable. It is made from indigo leaves, and the clay mineral palygorskite. What binded these ingredients into a durable pigment is thought to be the copal resin in the scared incense burned during sacrificial rituals where humans were painted with the pigment and thrown down a well. blue paint, ancient cultur, ancient america, paints, maya blue, blues
Scientists figure out secret of Maya’s blue paint
Aztec (Mexica) Tenochtitlan, Mexico Head of Xilonen, the Goddess of Young Maize
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ancient aztec weapons: hasso
Copan, Honduras is a very popular tourist attraction. Copan is the name of a village located in Honduras, this village is the ancient ruins of a Mayan colony. This is a cool site to see, and it has a nice museum along with the buildings from the village, that house all the small artifacts. This has a lot of history merged into it, and it is very popular.
Goddess Coyolxauhqui with the sun stone at her back. National Museum of Anthropology Mexico City mexicas
Mayan Pakal's jade death mask and jewelry.
Mesoamerican Civilizations: THE OLMEC PowerPoint Presentation Who were the Olmec and why are they so important? the Olmec were the 1st civilization in North America. They created the ball game; genetically engineered corn, peppers, and tomatoes; developed a trade route that included the Chili and Canada; created the first written American language; and their study of the stars influenced all other ancient American calendars. 44 slides $
Ancient Aztec, Olmec, and Mesoamerica by History Link 101 - interactive maps, pics, activities
Ancient Aztec, Olmec, and Mesoamerica by History Link 101
A beautiful 35 slide Power Point describing the life and times of the Ancient American Civilizations including the city of Teotihuacán, and the Aztec, Maya, and Inca people. A good introduction with many details including customs and foods. The presentation can provide a good review using colorful slides with a light touch that students will find fun. classroom, educ idea, teacher notebook, thing educ, power points, homeschool idea, maya, the city, social studi
A beautiful 35 slide Power Point describing the life and times of the Ancient American Civilizations including the city of Teotihuacán, and the Aztec, Maya, and Inca people. A good introduction with many details including customs and foods. The presentation can provide a good review using colorful slides with a light touch that students will find fun.
Power Point -Teotihuacán, and the Aztec, Maya, and Inca
Great video for flipped lesson on Ancient Americans - Mayas and Aztecs
American History--Ancient Americans The Mayas and Aztecs--Videos
Zunal is a webquest maker (free) that allows you to create your own webquest and share it. You can embed videos and other materials, and you can have more than one person working to create the same one, so it's great for group projects as well. There is a wide variety of already-created quests, or you can make your own. de cultura, maya aztec inca, inca empir, aztec inca maya, mapa de, aztec history, cultura precolombina
Mapa culturas precolombinas
Called "Inca" ruins in the Chachapoya territory on the edge of the Peruvian jungle, these megalithic remains probably predate the Inca by thousands of years.
Yaxhá, Guatemala, is a Mesoamerican archaeological site in the northeast of the Petén Basin region, and a former ceremonial centre and city of the pre-Columbian Maya civilization. Yaxha was the third largest city in the region and experienced its maximum power during the Early Classic period (c. AD 250–600). ruin
The Mesoamerica Unit: 7 fun, hands-on resources for the Incas, Aztecs, & Mayas
The Mesoamerica Unit: 6 fun, hands-on resources for the Incas, Aztecs, Mayas!
Lidded jaguar vessel Mexico Early Classic Maya 300 - 500 CE Earthenware
Basal flanged lidded vessel Central Maya area Early Classic Maya 4th-6th century CE earthenware by mharrsch, via Flickr