The Maya Calendar – KS2 Educational Video

£30.00 / 31 days

Having difficulty in understanding and teaching the Maya calendar? Let Dr Diane’s virtual visit to your class explain away any confusion and leave children with their very own Maya calendar to keep!

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This stand-alone video (trailer below) can be streamed for 1 month and can be used with any number of classes within your school. The video can be watched in class, or at home on a laptop, tablet or mobile phone. For US teachers, these videos are for Grades 2-6.

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Maya Calendar Activity (55 mins of class time required)

Dr Diane explains in detail how the Maya calendar works and also provides her own Maya calendar resource, so that children can make their own Maya calendar to keep.  Teachers will be given a calendar conversion booklet that gives our dates and the Maya dates in real-time, so that the class can work out what the Maya date is for today and also future dates. Finally, with Dr Diane’s resource, children using their birthdate will find out what their Maya spirit animal is.



Firstly, I wanted to say a HUGE thank you to Diane for all her hard work!
The lessons were fantastic, engaging and full of information and the children (and I) really enjoyed the live chat today too!
Vickie Cook, Bladon Primary School, Oxfordshire

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