Tools and Treasures of the Ancient Maya
Do you use a calendar? Have you ever played basketball? These things were important to the ancient Mayans too. About four thousand years ago, they invented tools and treasures that still shape our lives. Find out where and how the ancient Mayans lived, and learn about their mysterious disappearance. Discover how they changed the world!
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 5|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Genre||Nonfiction, Social Studies|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||Searchlight Books ™|
|Imprint||LernerClassroom, Lerner Publications ™|
|Number of Pages||40|
|Reading Counts! Level||3.4|
|BISACS||JNF038050, JNF025060, JNF025020|
|Dimensions||7 x 9|
|Guided Reading Level||T|
|ATOS Reading Level||4.2|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||162686|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Reviewed, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource|
School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
“[T]hese books provide basic introductory information and a good visual history of each culture’s material treasures, making them strong additional purchases for elementary schools.” —School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
Author: Matt Doeden
Matt Doeden began his career as a sports writer. Since then, he's spent more than a decade writing and editing children's nonfiction. Matt lives in Minnesota with his family.
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