People and Culture of Guatemala

Lola and Noah

In Guatamala there  is a volcano named guhutezmalh, the mountain that vomits water. Wow!

                 Mayans where really good at math and astronomy.

People believe the word Guatemala comes from the Mayan word Guahatezmaih.

The largest of the 20 Maya groups that lives in Guatemala , is the  Quiche and they live near the city Qetzaltcnango.

The ancient  Mayan people suffered from over population and the effects of drought.

Ancient Maya woman ware brightly colored clothing and they still do.