Grade Social Studies-
Incas and Mayas./Mayan
Culture/ The Ancient Mayan Civilization
Standards: Arizona 6th Grade – S1:
the following website for Arizona 6th Grade Standards: www.ade.state.az.us/standards/contentstandards.asp
Needed: Social Studies Notebook, Social Studies Textbook
Log onto www.compasslearningodyssey.com:
the Path:Social Studies/Level
4/Aztecs, Incas and Mayas./Mayan
Culture/The Ancient Mayan Civilization.
Read pages 1-3. In your Notebook, write the names of the present-day
countries where the Mayan civilization thrived.
Log onto the Mayan Adventure Website and go to Maya Sites to
explore some Mayan cities, if your guide gives you permission.
Read page 4 - 6. If your guide agrees, visit the Mayan Glyphs
page to learn about the speech sounds in the Mayans picture
page 7 - 8. In your Notebook, write your impressions of the Mayan
pages 166 - 167 in your Social Studies Textbook.
The Learning Site at www.harcourtschool.com to
take a vitual tour.
Lesson Time: 1 hour