Sunday
Nov102013

Confused about Iran? 

Here is an interesting video on the recent history of US and Iran.  The history is accurate but the conclusions the creator draws are hers.  Do you agree with her or not?

Wednesday
Jan052011

Geography Quiz Websites

Monday
Nov292010

Ancient Maya Websites

Please go to one of the websites in each catagory below and write down 5 facts about the Maya from the site. 

Mayan Ball Game Sites
This site gives a brief overview of the game:
http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/articles/worldhistory/mayanballgame.htm
Interactive website that shows the elements of the game:
http://www.ballgame.org/
More detailed look at the game - with good pictures:
http://www.authenticmaya.com/ball_game.htm

Mayan Geography Website
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/mayacode/map-nf.html

Maya Calendar Website
http://www.webexhibits.org/calendars/calendar-mayan.html

Maya Religion Websites
Basic Overview with nice pictures:
http://www.religionfacts.com/mayan_religion/index.htm
Comprehensive look at Maya Religion with a few pictures:
http://www.civilization.ca/cmc/exhibitions/civil/maya/mmc03eng.shtml

Friday
Sep102010

Hinduism 

Tuesday
Mar232010

Maya Research Paper Links

Directions: Please use the following links to create your parenthetical and works cited page citations for your resources and quotes.

Ball Game Quote:

http://www.authenticmaya.com/ball_game.htm

Religion Quote

http://www.religionfacts.com/mayan_religion/index.htm

Maya Article that you summarized:

http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2007/08/maya-rise-fall/gugliotta-text