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Teaching science in schools

Brown, John M.A., B.Sc.

Teaching science in schools

by Brown, John M.A., B.Sc.

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Published by University of London Press in London .
Written in English


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Statementby John Brown.
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Open LibraryOL13955713M

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Paying particular attention to inquiry-based teaching and learning, the book recognises the challenges of teaching science, and provides suggestions and.

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The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged.