Maya calendar activity and quizzes (KS2)

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In this post, you’ll find activities for kids around the Maya calendar. This resource can be used for the Maya Key Stage 2 (KS2) curriculum. To learn how the Maya calendar works please see our article: The Maya Calendar Explained   1. Make your own Maya Calendar To make your own Maya calendar, you can […]

Make your own Maya Calendar (KS2)!

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  Understanding how the Maya calendar works can be difficult for both young and old alike. Therefore, I have created a wonderful teaching aid that you can print out and make for free! In this tutorial, you will learn to make the Maya calendar wheels and how to use them (you can use it as […]

The Maya Calendar Explained (KS2)

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The Maya calendar (and time keeping in pre-Columbian Mesoamerica) is a fascinating but poorly understood topic that has gathered much interest in recent years (particularly around 2012!). In this article, we will explain how the Maya calendar was made, how it works and how to read it. Time was extremely important to the Maya, they […]

Wooden Maya Calendar

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This beautiful calendar is the perfect tool to explain and understand the concept of time and timekeeping of the ancient Maya. This product is suited for the Maya Key Stage 2 (KS2) history curriculum.

Paper Maya Calendar

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The pack includes the full Maya calendar (Calendar Round) with 5 separate rings to be cut out in white card. Includes a pin for fixing the rings, information about the calendar, instructions and a quiz. This product is suited for the Maya Key Stage 2 (KS2) history curriculum.