Understanding materials and why they change

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  • English
Oxford University, Dept. of Educational Studies, Westminster College , Oxford
Matter -- Properties -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- Great Britain, Science -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- Great Britain, Science teachers -- In-service training -- Great Br
Statementauthors: Sandra Pendlington, David Palacio, Mike Summers ; illustrators: Martin Lacey, Sandra Pendlington.
SeriesUnderstanding science concepts -- pack 4
ContributionsPalacio, David, Summers, Mike, Primary School Teachers and Science Project
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18584375M
ISBN 100903535149

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