Extended studies program for first graders with advanced ability
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Extended studies program for first graders with advanced ability

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Published by Bakersfield City School District in Bakersfield, Calif .
Written in English


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Statementprepared by Janet Deuel ... [et al.].
SeriesKraus curriculum development library -- GT 1-010.
ContributionsBakersfield City School District (Calif.)
The Physical Object
Pagination[143] p.
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14103743M

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