Creative teaching in early childhood education a sourcebook for Canadian educators and librarians by Donald K. McKay

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Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich Canada in Toronto .

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  • Creative activities and seat work,
  • Education, Preschool -- Activity programs,
  • Education, Preschool,
  • Teaching -- Aids and devices

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StatementDonald K. McKay, Wendy E. Mitchell ; Bonnie Mack Flemming, Darlene Softley Hamilton, JoAnne Deal Hicks.
ContributionsFlemming, Bonnie Mack., Hamilton, Darlene Softley., Hicks, JoAnne Deal., Mitchell, Wendy E.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 613 p. :
Number of Pages613
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16229119M
ISBN 100774732210

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