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Teaching Elementary Science

Selma Wasserman

Teaching Elementary Science

Whos Afraid of Spiders

by Selma Wasserman

  • 4 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Harpercollins College Div .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Study and teaching (Elementary,
  • Elementary School Science And Health,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Education,
  • Elementary,
  • General science,
  • Primary / junior schools,
  • Teaching of a specific subject,
  • Science

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9231746M
    ISBN 100060432438
    ISBN 109780060432430


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