Schoolyard Ecology

by Katharine Barrett

Publisher: Gems

Written in English
Cover of: Schoolyard Ecology | Katharine Barrett
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Subjects:

  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Life Sciences - Ecology,
  • Science,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Workbooks,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Science & Technology,
  • Ecology

Edition Notes

ContributionsLincoln Bergman (Editor), Carl Babcock (Editor), Florence Stone (Editor), Kay Fairwell (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8320111M
ISBN 100912511370
ISBN 109780912511375
OCLC/WorldCa38743137

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