Mayan Civilization Begins
Farming villages began to develop across the Mayan Region
The Maya began to form larger settlements at places like Copan and Chalchuapa
Mayan writing first starts to develop
The first Mayan calendars were carved into stone
Mayan’s adopted the idea of a monchary for there government. They were now ruled by kings.
The first pyramids mayan were built.
The city-state of Teotihuacan becomes the dominant city and ruled over the Maya Highlands.
The city-state of Chichen Itza became the most powerful city-state in the region and ruled for the next two hundred years.
The Post-Classic period comes to an end with the arrival of the Spanish and conquistador Hernandez de Cordoba.