Aztec Symbols

The peoples of central Mexico used several different methods to express ideas in writing. One method was rich in symbols - ideograms. Ideograms (or iconographs) basically used symbols that everyone understood to express ideas. For example, a warrior brandishing a weapon standing over a kneeling unarmed warrior would be a symbol of conquest.…

Mexican Symbols

The official Mexican symbols according to the Ministry of Interior Affairs (Secretaria de Gobernacion) are the flag, the coat of arms and the national anthem. These symbols are well respected by Mexicans because through education they are part of their identity, ……

Mexican symbols

2. Assign each student (or a pair of students) one of the symbols to research in-depth as homework. They report back to the class orally and/or turn in their written research to you. 3. Have each student (or pair of students) come to class with an additional Mexican cultural symbol the following day.…