The Mayans

KS2 / P5-7
Play In A Day

This Play in a Day is for up to 30 KS2 or 3 pupils. The pupils will work with a facilitator throughout the day and have the opportunity to share a short performance to an audience of their choice at the end of the day.

Discover the Mayans ancient rituals and myths. Hear the story of the Twins from the Popol Vuh and discover facts about Mayan life and religion.

This workshop explores:
• Myths, sacrifice, religion, civilisation and culture
• Mayan Priests and beliefs
• Popol Vuh
• The Mayan Ball Game and The Twins’ story
• The Underworld Gods

Key Outcomes:
• Pastoral learning
• Increased subject knowledge
• The value of teamwork
• Self-expression
• Public speaking
• Confidence building

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