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    • Thumb image for World History MattersResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      World History Matters

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: United States History, World History, History-Social Science
      World History Matters offers guides and strategies for analyzing images, maps, newspapers, and other primary sources. Case stud...
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    • Thumb image for ThinkQuest: Incas, Mayas y AztecsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      ThinkQuest: Incas, Mayas y Aztecs

      Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
      Subjects: Electives, World History, History-Social Science
      This resource, from ThinkQuest, features information about the Incas, Mayas, and Aztecs. The site was created by students in Ven...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Aguateca: New Revelations of the Maya EliteResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Aguateca: New Revelations of the Maya Elite

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Electives, Geography, World History, History-Social Science
      This National Geographic Magazine feature focuses on Aguateca, a political center of several thousand Maya in the rain forest of...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Inca ArtifactsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Inca Artifacts

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Geography, History-Social Science
      This lesson, from Xpeditions, introduces students to the ancient Inca people. Students explore pictures of various artifacts dis...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Ancient Artifacts Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Ancient Artifacts

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Ancient Civilizations
      In this Discovery Education lesson, students will: 1. Research artifacts from one of three ancient civilizations: the Maya...
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    • Thumb image for Pilgrimage Route Uncovered at South America's Lake TiticacaResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Pilgrimage Route Uncovered at South America's Lake Titicaca

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Electives, History-Social Science
      Describing what they call the Andean equivalent of Canterbury, two scholars have documented numerous ancient sites on two isla...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Archaeologists Uncover Maya "Masterpiece" in GuatemalaResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Archaeologists Uncover Maya "Masterpiece" in Guatemala

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, Electives, Geography, World History, History-Social Science
      In this National Geographic News article, read about the unearthing of one of the greatest Maya art masterpieces ever found. The...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Indigenous People Wouldn't Let "Day of the Dead" DieResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Indigenous People Wouldn't Let "Day of the Dead" Die

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: Electives, Foreign Languages, History-Social Science, Christianity, Religion
      This page, from Azcentral.com s Day of the Dead, examines the history behind the ancient Mexican festival. The description is ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Watery Graves of the MayaResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Watery Graves of the Maya

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Electives, Geography, History-Social Science
      This National Geographic Magazine feature focuses on the exploration of Yucatan sinkholes once used for Maya sacrifices. There i...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for California H/SS Course Model-Meso-America and the AndesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      California H/SS Course Model-Meso-America and the Andes

      Grades: 7
      Subjects: History-Social Science
      This California Course Model helps Students compare and contrast the geographic, political, economic, religious, and social str...
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    • Thumb image for Ancient Maya Royal Tomb Discovered in GuatemalaResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Ancient Maya Royal Tomb Discovered in Guatemala

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, Electives, Geography, History-Social Science
      In this National Geographic News article, read about how a newly uncovered Maya tomb might be the resting place of the first rul...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Was Royal Infighting Behind Maya City's Fall?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Was Royal Infighting Behind Maya City's Fall?

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, Geography, World History, History-Social Science
      In this National Geographic News article, read about the discovery in Guatemala of a lost city believed to be one of the crownin...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Field Dispatch: Ancient Peru's Power EliteResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Field Dispatch: Ancient Peru's Power Elite

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Geography, World History, History-Social Science
      This National Geographic Magazine resource features a brief article about Pachacamac, a sprawl of ruins and graves near Lima, Pe...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Priceless Maya Stone Vessel Looted in GuatemalaResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Priceless Maya Stone Vessel Looted in Guatemala

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, Electives, Geography, History-Social Science
      In this National Geographic News article, read about the theft of a rare and exquisitely carved 1,500-year-old stone box from a ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Maya Hieroglyphs Recount "Giant War"Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Maya Hieroglyphs Recount "Giant War"

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, Electives, Geography, World History, History-Social Science
      In this National Geographic News article, read about new information about the ancient Maya. Newly revealed inscriptions at an a...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Be That As It Maya: Investigating Life in Mayan Cities Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Be That As It Maya: Investigating Life in Mayan Cities

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, Geography, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students investigate the Maya and new finds that suggest that this...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Civilizations in America: The Mexica/Aztecs Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Civilizations in America: The Mexica/Aztecs

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Electives, History-Social Science
      This web page, provided by Washington State University, describes in some detail the history and social organization of the Azte...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Machu Picchu FlashbackResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Machu Picchu Flashback

      Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
      Subjects: Electives, Geography, World History, History-Social Science
      This National Geographic resource features information about and photos of Machu Picchu. The focus is on the discovery of the an...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Ancient Chocolate Found in Maya "Teapot"Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Ancient Chocolate Found in Maya "Teapot"

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, Electives, Geography, History-Social Science
      In this National Geographic News article, read about the invention of chocolate. Analysis of residue from a ceramic teapot sug...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Royal City of the MayaResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Royal City of the Maya

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Geography, World History, History-Social Science
      This National Geographic Magazine article discusses an archaeological exploration of Piedras Negras, an ancient Maya city that t...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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