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Language to Inform, Describe and Explain Teacher"s Portfolio (Literacy in Context)

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English


  • English language: specific skills,
  • Language,
  • Foreign Language Study,
  • English,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Arts & Humanities,
  • Literary Collections / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • For National Curriculum Key Stage 3,
  • English as a Second Language

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatLoose leaf
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7754958M
ISBN 100521805597
ISBN 109780521805599

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