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Life in Ancient Mesoamerica - PB
Life in Ancient Mesoamerica - PB
Life in Ancient Mesoamerica - PB
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Children will love learning the myths and traditions of the ancient peoples of mesoamerica including how the ancient Mayas believed that they were formed from the flesh of a god who cut off his fingers. Full color illustrations show ancient mesoamerican cities, farming societies, and empires. Topics include:
• The Inca, Aztec, Olmec, Toltec, and Mayan cultures, among others
• The importance of animals such as the jaguar in mesoamerican cultures
• War among the ancient Mesoamericans
• Architecture, art, and science of the Mesoamerican cultures
• The everyday life and belief systems of the Mesoamericans Teacher’s guide available.

Reading Level: Gr. 4-5
Interest Level: Gr. 3-6
Guided Reading Level: S
Binding: Paperback
Series: Peoples of the Ancient World
Author(s): Lynn Peppas

Size: 8 ½″ × 11"″
No. of Pages: 32
Index Included: Yes
Glossary Included: Yes

ATOS: 7.1
Dewey: 972.01
Lexile: 1030L
Copyright: 2005

Life in Ancient Mesoamerica

China, Egypt, Mesoamerica "Each text provdes background on the history, geography, rulers, people, life, arts, culture, and eventual fate of each civilization....The pages are full of colorful photographs, illustrations, time lines, artwork, and diagrams complete with well-written captions. The texts offer more information than textbooks...the visual artifacts from each civilization are sure to interest students." —School Libary Journal, 07/05