Tiny cracks, towering trees?

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Published by Zaner-Bloser in Columbus, Ohio .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Trees -- Study and teaching (Elementary),
  • Trees -- Life cycles -- Study and teaching (Elementary),
  • Critical thinking -- Study and teaching (Elementary)

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Describes the life cycle of trees

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Book details

Statementsenior author, Beau Fly Jones ; author, Margaret Tinzmann ; consulting author, Judie Thelen
SeriesBreakthroughs-- strategies for thinking
ContributionsJones, Beau Fly, Tinzmann, Margaret Banker, 1935-, Thelen, Judith N
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14996482M
ISBN 10088309729X, 0883097044

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