Teaching a multi-age group (A step-by-step series)
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Teaching a multi-age group (A step-by-step series)

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Published by Instructional Fair/TS Denison .
Written in English


  • Classroom learning centers,
  • Group work in education,
  • Nongraded schools

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12170208M
ISBN 101568222440
ISBN 109781568222448

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