Did you know that the Aztecs didn’t call themselves Aztecs? They referred to themselves as Mexica! Learn this and nineteen other interesting facts about the Aztecs with our free printable fact cards.
These could be used in your classroom in a number of ways. Try some of our teaching ideas:
- Print the cards and use them as a shared reading resource with a group of children.
- Display the PDF on a large display (e.g. and interactive whiteboard) and discuss the facts with your whole class.
- Use the fact cards as part of a classroom display board about the Aztecs.
- Challenge your children to find out other facts about the Aztecs and record these on the blank template (included on the last page of the PDF below).
Don’t forget to explore our suggested ‘Aztec’ topic / day teaching ideas and activities too.
Can you think of any other ways of using these resources with your children?