What Happened to Tikal?. The Disappearance of the Maya?. Background Info. Mayan civilization was at its strongest from 200-900 AD For 700 years the Maya lived in over 40 cities around the Yucatan Peninsula Our job is to try to find out why many Mayan cities were empty after 900 AD.
The Disappearance of the Maya?
1. Start a circle map. In the center for the topic write, “Disappearance of the Maya.”
2. Inside the circle, write one possible reason for the collapse of Mayan Civilization in 900 AD.
3. Keep your circles in front of you, we’re going to hear more theories!