Digging Deeper: a collection of

Maya lesson plans & resources

Maya Math

Maya Ballgame

Maya Activities

& Crafts

Maya Calendars

Hero Twins / Myths

Lesson Plan

Ecology & Biology

Biomes /

The Rainforest

Symbiotic Relationships

Maya Civilization

Project Ideas

Maya Civilization

City States Project

A Teacher's guide

to the Maya

Jaguar Stones Series - Language Arts

Maya Art & Crafts

Middleworld:

Elements of Literature

Middleworld:

Discussion Guide

End of the World Club:

Plot Development

Discussion Topics

Maya Frescoes

& Murals

Maya Maize Codex

Maya Whistle Making

(powerpoint presentation)

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1.2 MB pdf

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1 MB ppt

Oaxacan Masks

(powerpoint presentation)

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44 MB ppt

Great Maya resources we've found

Maya Mythology

The story of the Hero Twins (short narrative)

Maya Calendar Round

Lesson Plan

Storied Walls: Murals

of the Americas

This Peabody Museum brochure is to be used with Maya Frescoes & Murals lesson plan.

Teacher Guidebook from Copan archeological site museum in Honduras

Educational brochure to accompany National Gallery of Art Maya exhibit

Teacher Guidebook to accompany Tales of the Maya Skies planetarium film.

Writing in Maya Glyphs Part 1

Writing in Maya Glyphs Part 2

Syllabary of Maya Glyphs

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45 page 3 MB pdf

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40 page 1.2 MB pdf

Maya Tzolkin Calendar

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10 MB pdf

The story of the Hero Twins

A photographic essay by Justin Kerr

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64 page 7 MB pdf

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5 MB pdf

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2.5 MB pdf

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1 MB pdf

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1.4 MB pdf

Maya Math Info

& Lesson Plan

Maya Astronomy

Lesson Plans

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1.4 MB pdf

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10 MB pdf

The Lost City:

Discussion Guide

Educator's Guide to accompany U Penn

2012 exhibit

Discussion guides:

Books 1, 2 & 3