Recently improved again and re-posted with more activities, Common Core-aligned tests and primary source readings for a comprehensive 5-8 notes and activity set! Bought individually this unit costs over $88.00. This is a fantastic way to cover all of the KEY POINTS for the Maya, Aztec, and Inca. You can pick and choose from 36 notes formats, worksheets, and activities.
The packet is divided into IV parts including:
I. AZTEC, MAYA, INCA NOTES, POWERPOINTS, CLOSE READINGS and CONTENT INSTRUCTION:
✅1. Printable one pager notes for all three civilizations (Aztec
✅2. Aztec, Inca AND Maya Close Readings, Analysis Guide and Annotation Activities (Aztec
✅3. Fantastic visual PowerPoint notes for all three civilizations (Aztec
✅4. Printable graphic organizers for all three civilizations (Aztec
✅5. Geography Mini Bundles with seven activities included for each geographic region:South America
✅6. An Americas Vocabulary Lesson Set
with lots of options, review games and a content/academic vocabulary quiz.
✅7. An Americas Introduction Investigation
- Students analyze primary sources, look at maps and visuals to make predictions about their learning for the unit. It also comes witha summative reflection activity!
✅8. Daily Skill-Based Text Analysis Warm-Ups and Mini-Lessons
– Student make inferences and predictions from text, choose the best evidence to support a claim, cite sources, paraphrase and learn to write strong commentary in these daily skill-based mini-lessons and practice slides.
II. AZTEC, MAYA, INCA ACTIVITIES, WORKSHEETS AND PRIMARY SOURCE READINGS:
☀️1. Mexico Where in the World? Scavenger Hunt and Map Activity
☀️2. South America Where in the World? Scavenger Hunt and Map Activity
☀️3. Engaging Aztec Religion Reading with Common Core Worksheet
☀️4. An Aztec/ Conquistador Shadow Silhouette Perspective Activity with examples, template and youtube instructional link.
☀️5. Common Core paragraph writing instructional materials and writing template
☀️6. Printable homework worksheets based on the notes for all three civilizations (Aztec
☀️7. FaceTime Interviews for Monteczuma, Pizarro, Atahualpa and Cortez. Includes Common Core and Interview Activity Options
☀️8. Common Core literacy and math population decline from smallpox bar graphing activity
☀️9. Aztec Pictograph Analysis Activity
☀️10. Vocabulary Set with an assignment, two review games and a quiz in both PDF and Word!
☀️11. BRAND NEW! This is a completely cross-curricular Diseases the Rocked the World: Spread of Smallpox activity. It includes a simulation activity and covers geography, science, graphing and analyzing primary sources! My students LOVED it!
III. AZTEC, MAYA, INCA REVIEW and FUN GAMES:
▶️1. Jingle Mingle Fun Review Interative
- Students mingle about the room finding partners. When the music stops, students address essential learning questions together!
▶️2. A Flyswatter game with answers that is a review for all three civilizations (exclusive to this bundle)
▶️3. A Venn diagram that compares all three civilizations with answer key (exclusive to this bundle)
▶️4. A student-directed review activity for all three civilizations that includes an answer key (exclusive to this bundle)
▶️5. A fun PowerPoint driven "Human Multiple Choice" game (exclusive to this bundle)
IV. AZTEC, MAYA, INCA TESTS and ASSESSMENTS:
✍1. Common Core Literacy and Writing Aligned Multiple Choice tests in both PDF and Word. Easy to modify! See test example HERE.
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This bundle has some great cross-curricular lessons that reinforce math, science, writing and reading and fun review games!
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⚡The Aztec, Maya, Inca Bundle is also available in a digital classroom format
the works great in any internet based or paperless class including Google Classroom! The digital version includes Google Forms assessments, interactive Google Slides digital activities that have premade textboxes, and Google Earth/Maps activities.
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