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Choosing published primary science materials for use in the classroom

Association for Science Education. Primary Science Sub-committee.

Choosing published primary science materials for use in the classroom

a report

by Association for Science Education. Primary Science Sub-committee.

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Published by The Association in Hatfield, Hert[fordshire] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Study and teaching (Primary) -- Audio-visual aids.,
  • Science -- Study and teaching (Primary) -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by members of the Primary Science Sub-committee of the Association [for Science Education].
    SeriesOccasional papers / Association for Science Education, Occasional papers (Association for Science Education)
    ContributionsAssociation for Science Education.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination22 p. --
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21402156M
    ISBN 100863570364

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