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    • Thumb image for What Came to be Called AmericaResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      What Came to be Called America

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Electives, Geography, World History
      This resource, from ibiblio, presents the first section of their electronic exploration of the New World. This part of the exhib...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      The Maya

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Electives, Geography
      This Web site, from Annenberg Media, features information about the ancient Maya of Central and South America. There are also li...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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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: History-Social Science, Electives, World History
      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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      Machu Picchu Flashback

      Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Electives, Geography, World History
      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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      Lost King of the Maya

      Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Electives, World History
      This PBS NOVA Online feature is the companion Web site to Lost King of the Maya, originally broadcast on February 13, 2001. Th...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Climate Change Killed off Maya Civilization, Study Says

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Earth & Space Science, Electives, American Democracy and 3 additional..
      In this National Geographic News article, read about one hypothesis presented to explain the sudden collapse of the ancient Maya...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Conquistadors On-line Learning Adventure

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Electives
      This Web site, provided by PBS and historian Michael Wood, features an interactive map of pre-Columbian America. By clicking on ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Civilizations in America: The Mexica/Aztecs

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Electives
      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 The Maya Astronomy PageResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Maya Astronomy Page

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Earth & Space Science, Electives, Geography, Science
      This resource, from Michiel Berger, features information about the ancient Mayan Civilization. There are links to pages about th...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Maya MathematicsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Maya Mathematics

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Electives, Mathematics, Addition & Subtraction
      This resource from MichielB, reviewed for grades 3-5 by Illuminations, features information about the Maya number system. The Ma...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Masks, Other Finds Suggest Early Maya FlourishedResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Masks, Other Finds Suggest Early Maya Flourished

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Electives, American Democracy, Geography, World History
      In this National Geographic News article, read about Maya civilization. Discoveries by archaeologists in the Guatemala rain fore...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Saving the Potato in its Andean BirthplaceResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Saving the Potato in its Andean Birthplace

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, American Democracy, Life Sciences, Geography and 2 additional..
      In this National Geographic News article, read about the history of the potato, which has its origins in the Andes. Now, market ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Place of the Standing Stones: Unearthing a King From the Dawn of the MayaResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Place of the Standing Stones: Unearthing a King From the Dawn of the Maya

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Electives, Geography, World History
      This National Geographic Magazine feature focuses on the discovery of one of the oldest Maya burial sites. There is an excerpt f...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Tangled Text: Assessing Written Forms of Communication Around the WorldResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Tangled Text: Assessing Written Forms of Communication Around the World

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Geography, Reading Comprehension, World History, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students come to understand the importance of written systems of commu...
      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: History-Social Science, Geography, World History
      This National Geographic Magazine article discusses an archaeological exploration of Piedras Negras, an ancient Maya city that t...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Mathematics of the Incas

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, World History
      This article, from the Illuminations-reviewed History of Mathematics Archive, discusses the mathematical achievements of the Inc...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Mayan MathematicsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Mayan Mathematics

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, World History
      This article, from the Illuminations-reviewed History of Mathematics Archive, discusses the mathematical knowledge of the Mayan ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Inca Tax Records Were Tied Up in Knots, Study SaysResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Inca Tax Records Were Tied Up in Knots, Study Says

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Electives, American Democracy, Geography
      In this National Geographic News article, read about evidence that Inca bureaucrats used mop-like knotted strings called khipu a...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Why Do Civilizations Fall?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Why Do Civilizations Fall?

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Geography, World History
      In this resource from the Annenberg Media Project, students learn about the rise and fall of civilizations. They examine what ha...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Unmasking the Maya: The Story of Sna Jtz’ibajomResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Unmasking the Maya: The Story of Sna Jtz’ibajom

      Grades: 4 to 12
      Subjects: Native Peoples, History-Social Science, United States History
      The work of a Maya cooperative named Sna Jtz’ibaijom, which celebrates ancient Maya traditions and fights for awareness about mo...
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