Celebrating the National Reading Initiative by Janet McWilliams

Cover of: Celebrating the National Reading Initiative | Janet McWilliams

Published by California State Dept. of Education in Sacramento, CA .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Reading (Elementary).,
  • Reading -- Parent participation -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Reading (Elementary) -- Activity programs.

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Statement[Janet McWilliams, Barbara Schmidt, Eleanor Thonis]
ContributionsSchmidt, Barbara., Thonis, Eleanor., National Reading Initiative., California. State Dept. of Education.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 86 p. :
Number of Pages86
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Open LibraryOL15147097M

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