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The power of picture books

Mary Jo Fresch

The power of picture books

using content area literature in middle school

by Mary Jo Fresch

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Published by National Council of Teachers of English in Urbana, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Content area reading -- Study and teaching (MIddle school),
  • Picture books -- Study and teaching (MIddle school)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementMary Jo Fresch, Peggy Harkins.
    ContributionsHarkins, Peggy, 1948-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1050.455 .F76 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24060848M
    ISBN 109780814136331
    LC Control Number2009024613
    OCLC/WorldCa402543177

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