Understanding Mesoamerican Myths

From the Series Myths Understood
  • Interest Level: Grade 5 - Grade 9
  • Reading Level: Grade 5

This interesting books describes the mythology of Mesoamerica, which encompasses the general region of Central America. A mixture of myths from many cultures, including the Aztecs and the Mayans, these stories about the creation of the world and the afterlife helped these ancient cultures explain what was happening in their world. Topics featured include:
• Quetzalcoatl, the Aztec creator god
• Huitzilopochtli, the supreme god of Tenochtitlan - the capital city of the Aztec empire
• Maya hieroglyphic writing

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Interest Level Grade 5 - Grade 9
Reading Level Grade 5
Dewey 299.7
Lexile 950L
ATOS Reading Level 6.4
Guided Reading Level V
Language English
Subjects Language Arts
Genres Myths, Nonfiction
Publisher Crabtree Publishing
Imprint Crabtree Classics
Copyright 2013
Number of Pages 48
Dimensions 8 x 10
BISACS JNF052030, JNF052020, JNF025020

Author: Natalie Hyde