The Mayan Civilization
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The Mayan Civilization Lesson Plan
Students will study the Mayan Civilization by first learning the geography of the region and determining how it influenced the everyday lives and cultural advancements of the people. Students will then research the ancient Mayan culture, technology, religion, and economic and political systems, and identify key contributions. They will also examine today's descendents of the Mayans. Finally, students will share their learning with the class by giving an oral presentation.