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Bring History to Life with Mayan Mysteries!

Take your students on an exciting educational adventure to learn about the ancient Maya civilization and culture with Mayan Mysteries, an innovative educational game for 5th to 9th graders.  Using a computer or tablet devices, players explore the mysterious world of the Ancient Maya, discover artifacts, decode glyphs, visit ancient Maya cities, explore the Maya calendar and more in this exciting educational journey through history.

  • Visit Maya archaeological sites and ancient Maya cities
  • Uncover and analyze artifacts
  • Decode glpyhs, explore the mysterious Maya calendar, and learn the intriguing Maya math system
  • Solve puzzles and gather clues to track the confounding Ladrone


This puzzle-based game combines in-depth study of the fascinating Maya civilization with activities that test reading comprehension, geographical knowledge, spatial reasoning, and science and math skills. Students practice scientific thinking and exercise their analytical thinking skills while solving fun puzzles about the Maya calendar, number system, and daily life. An in-game encyclopedia encourages students to explore topics and retain information ranging from the Maya governmental system to farming practices and Maya beliefs about time.

  • Ideal for interactive learning
  • Game play on Mac, PC and mobile devices makes it easy to play at school or at home
  • Specifically designed for grades 5-9
  • Grade-level specific in-game evaluations
  • Includes a powerful Teacher Management System to track student progress
  • Social Studies standards-based curriculum 



What is included in the Classroom Edition?
The Classroom Edition includes one-year licenses for a class of up to 30 students. It also provides teachers with a powerful Teacher Management System (TMS) to track students’ progress and performance within the game. 

I teach more than one class, how do I purchase more than 30 licenses for my students?
The Mayan Mysteries Teacher’s Edition includes licenses for a class of up to 30 students. If you would like to use Mayan Mysteries with more than one classroom, you will need to purchase on Teacher’s Edition for each classroom. If you are purchasing for an entire grade level or school, you may be interested in our bulk pricing options. Contact us for more information.

Can I use one Teacher’s Edition subscription for multiple classrooms?
A Teachers Edition subscription includes licenses for up to 30 students. For additional students to play Mayan Mysteries you must purchase additional Teachers Editions for each block of 30 students


What's awesome about Mayan Mysteries is the classroom version comes with a Teacher Management System that allows teachers to follow each student's progress in terms of competencies in accordance with the NCSS Curriculum Standards.

- Susan
Education Technology Specialist