Two studies of writing in high school science.

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University of California, Berkeley, Bay Area Writing Project , Berkeley
Science -- Study and teaching (Secondary), English language -- Study and teaching (Secon
SeriesBay Area Writing Project. Classroom research study -- no. 5., Collaborative research study -- no. 5.
ContributionsWotring, Anne Miller., Tierney, Robert.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 58 p. :
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Open LibraryOL14492043M

OCLC Number: Description: v, 68 pages: illustrations ; 22 cm. Contents: Writing to think about high school chemistry / Anne Miller Wotring --Using expressive writing to teach biology / Robert Title.

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