~ Hi! I’m not updating this site anymore. ~

Please visit my main site: www.MarekBennett.com
...for recent updates & current work! ~ Marek ~

Classic Maya Comics

Students at Henniker Community School are learning Mayan “glyphs” as they study ancient Mesoamerican cultures. 

  

We’re using Mayan glyphs, grammar, and numbers to record class-wide codices of historical and autobiographical family information.  This is the first-ever Comics Workshop that’s based in both another language AND another writing system!

The Maya possessed a uniquely graphical and complex writing system, including syllabaries (glyphs that signify specific consonant-vowel combinations), logographs (glyphs that signify specific things, concepts, and actions), and the Mayan base-20 numbering system.  

  

For more Maya resources, visit our Comics Workshop : MAYA page.

Advertisements


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s