8 Distance Learning activities that focus on the Unit 1 Topic 3: Indigenous Cultures of the Americas –Inca Empire topic as outlined by the Louisiana State Department of Education.

It also includes the original Interactive Notebook and Worksheet Edition Unit 1 Topic 3 – Indigenous Cultures of the Americas – Inca Empire

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Students conduct small-group and then independent research on indigenous peoples of the Americas (e.g., the Maya, Inca, and various Native American tribes) to identify characteristics of civilization exemplified by the various groups. Students also compare and contrast early American civilizations and make connections between where a civilization was located and the differences in their characteristics.


● Google Slides and Microsoft PowerPoint versions of all the activities.
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● Teacher guides and answer documents.


  1. The Inca Empire Introduction
  2. Inca Geography and Agriculture
  3. Inca Architecture and Aqueducts
  4. Inca Economy
  5. Test Prep (Google Forms Only)
  6. Inca Roads
  7. Inca Empire Research Assignment
  8. Standalone Items (Google Forms Only)