Doña Marina/Malinche (Cortés’ translator): Traitor, Victim, or Survivor?
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Using Chapter 2 in this PDF, students in grades K-12 can learn to write their names in ancient Maya glyphs.
: Lesson plan on the Maya calendar & time keeping.
: step by step guide to make a Tzolk'in calendar wheel.
Mesoballgame.org: four lesson plans linked to the award winning website on the Mesoamerican ballgame:
Play Bul: Recreate the Ancient Maya warrior game of chance. For a description of the game and how to play click , for more info click .
Weaving: Build a simple backstrap loom and weave the way the Maya did. Project instructions .
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Free Mayan lesson plans for middle school