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Mayans/Aztecs quality class text for Year 6 please, anyone?

Discussion in 'Primary' started by mooncheek, Apr 9, 2019.

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  1. mooncheek

    mooncheek New commenter

    We're doing either the Mayans or the Aztecs in Summer 2-we have the choice, based on which one I can find a quality class text for!
    Any ideas gratefully received-seen a couple on Amazon, (Time Travelling Cat and Rainplayer) but both look too easy for our present cohort.Thank you.
     
  2. CarrieV

    CarrieV Lead commenter

    Have you seen the Jaguar Stones series?
     
  3. mooncheek

    mooncheek New commenter

    Thanks, CarrieV, have had a look, they look good.
     
  4. Widgetworkshops

    Widgetworkshops New commenter

    Hi, I would highly recommended getting a child friendly version of Popol Vuh. It's a Guatemalan text which records the oral history of the highland tribes and includes Mayan creation stories. The original is very interesting but you can find child friendly versions to summarise as well as take extracts from the original (translated!) text.
     

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