4th Quarter 2011-2012
During this next assignment, we will be focusing on the following objectives of the 4th quarter:
- Describe key components of pre-Columbian (MesoAmerican) cultures in the Americas including the Olmecs, Mayans, Aztecs, Incas, and North American tribes.
- Identify key terms such as pueblo, totem, maize, and Quipu.
- Compare and Contrast pre-Columbian cultures with other cultures of the ancient world that we have studied already.
- Locating, on a map, sites of pre-Columbian cultures
We will be completing:
- A comparison essay
- definitions chart
- Map activities for all