Help children to learn about the Maya people with our Mayan Civilisation | Maya Writing and Maths Lesson PowerPoint. Full of information about:
– the Maya system of writing and the tools they used.
– the number system the Maya people used, and how they worked out dates, and planned events.
NC Links: Pupils should be taught about a non-European society that provides contrasts with British history – one study chosen from: early Islamic civilization, including a study of Baghdad c. AD 900; Mayan civilization c. AD 900; Benin (West Africa) c. AD 900-1300.
- Understand how our knowledge of the past is constructed from a range of sources.
- Construct informed responses that involve thoughtful selection and organisation of relevant historical information
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