Understanding writing
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Understanding writing ways of observing, learning & teaching, K-8

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Published by Heinemann, c1986 in Portsmouth, NH .
Written in English


  • Language arts (Elementary)

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 173-177

Statementedited by Thomas Newkirk and Nancie Atwell
SeriesTeachers writing to teachers series
ContributionsNewkirk, Thomas, Atwell, Nancie
The Physical Object
Pagination177 p. :
Number of Pages177
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14421086M
ISBN 100435082574

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