Jaguar Sun: The Maya people of the past and present. "What the Ancients Did For Us - Aztecs and Mayans" Educational Videos. Maya Aztec Inca.
Aztecs. Maya. The Story of Mankind. Inca, Maya, Aztec. The Lost Civilisation Of Peru (BBC) by RosesFlowering 44,121 views Two thousand years ago a mysterious and little known civilization ruled the northern coast of Peru.
Its people were called the Moche. They built huge and bizarre pyramids that still dominate the surrounding countryside; some well over a hundred feet tall. Many are so heavily eroded they look like natural hills; only close up can you see they are made up of millions of mud bricks. Several of the pyramids, known as 'huacas', meaning sacred site in the local Indian dialect, contain rich collections of murals depicting both secular and sacred scenes from the Moche world. Out in the desert, archaeologists have also found the 2,000-year-old remains of an extensive system of mud brick aqueducts which enabled the Moche to tame their desert environment. But who were the Moche? Today, after 1,500 years, the Moche, and their legacy are beginning to take their place in world history. Mayan, Incan, and Aztec Cultures. 1.
Study the locations, landforms, and climates of Mexico, Central America, and South America and their effects on Mayan, Aztec, and Incan economies, trade, and development of urban societies. 2. Study the roles of people in each society, including class structures, family life, warfare, religious beliefs and practices, and slavery. 3. Explain how and where each empire arose and how the Aztec and Incan empires were defeated by the Spanish. 4. 5. PowerPoint Presentations Aztec Inca Maya Power Point > Chichen Itza.ppt *note the Cenote pics for Science Maya Ppt * note cenote formation Aztec Powerpoint Please note inappropriate pic from 33 secs-39 secs.
History for Kids: Aztecs, Maya, and Inca. Back to History The three most dominant and advanced civilizations that developed in the Americas prior to the arrival of the Europeans were the Aztecs, the Maya, and the Inca.
Map of Aztec, Mayan, and Incan Civilizations by Ducksters Aztecs The Aztec Empire was located in central Mexico. It ruled much of the region from the 1400s until the Spanish arrived in 1519. The capital city of the Aztec Empire was Tenochtitlan. Aztec Inca Maya Power Point. Www.craighighschool.org/Portals/0/Academic/Social Studies/Ulrich/Maya, Inca, Aztec.pdf. WEB SITES RELATED TO THE AZTECS, INCA AND MAYA. Websites Lesson Plans & Classroom Activities Webquests Access these sites through your computer’s Internet connection.
Open the underlined address or click on the link. Information can be printed or downloaded to your computer. Be sure to follow links to other sites and find your way back with the "back" button. All of the sites listed were active as of October 25, 2004. Note: Different sites refer to the Maya, Mayas, Mayans, etc. and the Incas, Incans, Inka, etc. ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONS MUSEUM ON THE WEB NEW URL!
ANCIENT MESOAMERICAN CIVILIZATIONS – MAYA, MIXTEC, ZAPOTEC, AND AZTEC page of links to sites on Mesoamerican cultures. ANCIENT MEXICO NEW! ANCIENT WORLDS: THE AMERICAS NEW! THE AZTECS/MEXICAS site pulls together information on the Aztecs from a large number of scattered sites. THE CONQUISTADORS – START THE ADVENTURE NEW! COPAN VILLAGE AND MUSEUM NEW URL! CULTURES OF THE pictures and literature from the Andes Mountains of South America in English, Spanish, and Quechan.