Discover the Mayans

January 19th, 2017 by ClickSchooling Leave a reply »

 

It’s Thursday, January 19, 2017, and time for Social Sciences at ClickSchooling!

 

Recommended Website:

Mayan Kids

(www.mayankids.com/)

Age Range: All (All grades; children with parental supervision)

 

This is a terrific website all about the Mayan civilization that extended throughout Central America. Through fascinating facts, photos, illustrations and trivia tidbits, this site engages virtual visitors to this ancient world.

When you get to the site click “enter” and a new page opens. Use the icon menu at the top of the screen to explore:  

  • People – From eating “bug tacos” to doing math with a base-20 number system, the Mayans were innovative and captivating.
  • Places – Explore the rain forest, pyramids, and ruins that were home to the Mayans throughout Central America.
  • Beliefs – Learn about Mayan beliefs and ceremonies, gods and goddesses, and the Wizard of the Fatal Laugh.
  • Games – Try your hand at Mayan-themed word puzzles and match games.

Have fun!

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