Multcolib Homework Center Picks: Pyramids of the Old and New Worlds
Annotation:Discusses the different kinds of pyramids, their structure, construction, purposes, and creators. Includes related projects exploring how pyramid shapes have many kinds of properties and uses.
Annotation:Uses the discovery of the temple in Mexico City, what was the Aztec city of Tenochtitlan, to introduce the story of the Spanish conquest of Moctezuma and his empire in the sixteenth century.
Annotation:Describes the development of a fictional city, including the importance of Mayan pyramids and temples, in Central America from 1000 B.C. to the late twentieth century.