Squash, Beans & Corn The idea comes from the Mayans and Aztecs. Plant your corn or maize and then when that starts to show underpin with courgettes or other squash. Once the corn starts to take shape, plant beans - French beans are ideal, and they will grow up the corn. The beans help fix nitrogen in the soil and the squash keep the weeds down.
History for Kids: Aztecs, Maya, and Inca. Repinned by Elizabeth VanBuskirk on "Teaching about the Incas." A good way to visualize the difference between Inca (South America), Maya (Central America) and Aztec (Mexico).
This " Ancient America : Mayan, Aztec, Inca Literacy and Math Activity Packet " has 50 pages - no prep required - so the packet is great as printable worksheets for an ancient history unit or extra work or sub plans or to enhance a literacy or math unit.These activities are made for different levels of kids between Grades 2 and 5.
Make an Aztec serpent with our easy craft activity for kids.