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Science in the multicultural classroom

Robertta H. Barba

Science in the multicultural classroom

a guide to teaching and learning

by Robertta H. Barba

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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Study and teaching (Elementary),
  • Multicultural education.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 397-416) and index.

    StatementRobertta H. Barba.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1585 .B27 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 426 p. :
    Number of Pages426
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1090626M
    ISBN 100205151051
    LC Control Number94014852
    OCLC/WorldCa30110814

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