The primary curriculum
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The primary curriculum a creative approach by Patricia Driscoll

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Published by SAGE in London .
Written in English


  • Elementary school teaching,
  • Elementary Education,
  • Curricula

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Patricia Driscoll, Andrew Lambirth and Judith Roden
LC ClassificationsLB1556.7.G7 P75 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 276 p. :
Number of Pages276
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25273341M
ISBN 101849205965, 1849205973
ISBN 109781849205962, 9781849205979
LC Control Number2010941477

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