The Aztecs: Geography | Where did the Aztecs live?
Where did the Aztecs live? Your KS2 children will explore the answer to this question in this lesson as they find out about the location of the Aztec empire, both as Mesoamerica (as it was known then) and Mexico (as it is known today).
By the end of the lesson, your class will be able to identify and place Mesoamerica and Mexico on a map, as well as use a map to answer questions about the continents, countries and seas surrounding Mexico.
This lesson contains an easy-to-follow lesson plan, a slideshow for the teaching input, differentiated activity ideas and a range of printable teaching resources.
- Lesson plan
- Activity ideas
- Differentiated worksheets
- Map of the Americas
- Map of Mexico
- Domino cards