Essential Question. What were some of the unique aspects of Mayan society?. Stuff to Do For Fun. Pok-a-tok!. Kind of like soccer… And a bit like football… Little bit of basketball too… If you lose, you usually get sacrificed. And, oh yeah, if you win, you might get sacrificed too!.
What were some of the unique aspects of Mayan society?
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The Mayans had a very different idea of what was beautiful…
They found flat foreheads to be very attractive…
They also liked crossed eyes…
Draw a good-looking Mayan.
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‘eh’ like effort
‘ee’ like feet
‘oh’ like open
‘oo’ like moon
‘sh’ like bush
"They should cut themselves open, that from under their ribs up under their armpits their hearts should be torn out. Before everything, sacrifice. By this you will obtain grace. Next, make holes in your ears, and likewise prick your elbows and knees. Offer as sacrifice the blood that flows from them. In these ways, your gratitude will be shown."
-The Popol Vuh
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