Watershed whole-learning activities book

by Springer, Mark.

Publisher: National Middle School Association in Columbus, Ohio

Written in English
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  • Education -- Experimental methods.,
  • Interdisciplinary approach in education.,
  • Language experience approach in education.,
  • Middle school education -- Activity programs.

Edition Notes

At head of title: Watershed--cooperation, commitment, courage, caution, caring.

Statementby Mark Springer.
LC ClassificationsLB1027.3 .S675 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 120 p. :
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL369273M
ISBN 10156090156X
LC Control Number98029915

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