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Themes with a difference 228 new activities for young children by Moira D. Green

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Published by Delmar Publishers in Albany .
Written in English


  • Early childhood education -- Activity programs.,
  • Science -- Study and teaching (Early childhood)

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMoira D. Green.
LC ClassificationsLB1139.35.A37 G747 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 202 p. :
Number of Pages202
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL667745M
ISBN 100766800091
LC Control Number97013490

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