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5 edition of American literacy profile scales found in the catalog.

American literacy profile scales

a framework for authentic assessment

by Patrick E. Griffin

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Published by Heinemann in Portsmouth, NH .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language arts (Elementary),
  • Literacy.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPatrick Griffin, Patricia G. Smith, Lois E. Burrill.
    ContributionsSmith, Patricia G., Burrill, Lois E.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1575.8 .G75 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 154 p. :
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL905917M
    ISBN 100435088319
    LC Control Number95199713
    OCLC/WorldCa32906948

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