Classic Maya News report - Exploring the relationship between Maya city states in the classic period. Grades 9-12.
PBS - Ancient Maya through Art - explore Maya culture through art, architecture, and the heritage of modern Maya people http://www.pbs.org/newshour/extra/lessons_plans/ancient-maya-knowledge-through-art-2/
Digging Deeper: J&P Voelkel’s collection of teachers’ resources and lesson plans, designed to bring alive the Maya world for grades 5-9. http://jaguarstones.com/teachers/lessonplans.html
Doña Marina/Malinche (Cortés’ translator): Traitor, Victim, or Survivor?
A) Lesson plan, B) Primary source pack
Writing in Maya Glyphs (45 pages, 2.96 MB)
Using Chapter 2 in this PDF, students in grades K-12 can learn to write their names in ancient Maya glyphs.
Two Ancient Cities - Comparing an Inca & a Maya city. Grades 9-12. (This lessonplan is archived on this National Geographic site, but if you scroll down the lessonplan is still there.)
Play Bul: Recreate the Ancient Maya warrior game of chance. For a description of the game and how to play click here, for more info click here.
Weaving: Build a simple backstrap loom and weave the way the Maya did. Project instructions here.