Virtual Field Trip Maya: The Exhibition Tour I & II
Immerse yourself in the genius of the Maya. Theirs was a civilization of astronomers, mathematicians, inventors, and gods. Discover how the Maya live on today – in their inventions that continue to shape our daily lives and in the millions who carry on the Maya tradition in language and lineage.
Maya I covers an introduction to the Maya people; daily life and agriculture; the rise and fall of the Maya people; breakthrough discoveries from the University of Cincinnati; and how the Maya culture is still with us today.
Maya II covers an introduction to the Maya people; cosmic balance – gods/goddesses and divine kingship; art; writing; timekeeping; and how the Maya culture is still with us today.
This experience is designed for grades 5 through 7, but also contains engaging content for younger students (grades 3 and 4), high school students, and adults.