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Choosing a science program for the elementary school

Howard J. Hausman

Choosing a science program for the elementary school

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Published by Council for Basic Education in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Study and teaching (Elementary)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Howard J. Hausman.
    SeriesOccasional paper - Council for Basic Education ; no. 24, Occasional papers (Council for Basic Education) ;, no. 24.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB7 .C826 no. 24, LB1585 .C826 no. 24
    The Physical Object
    Pagination45 p. ;
    Number of Pages45
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4894363M
    LC Control Number76027631


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