5 edition of **Mathematical Thiking** found in the catalog.

Mathematical Thiking

Trisha Callella

- 122 Want to read
- 14 Currently reading

Published
**November 2001**
by Creative Teaching Press
.

Written in English

- Elementary,
- Teaching Methods & Materials - Classroom Planning,
- Education / Teaching,
- Children: Preschool,
- Teaching Methods & Materials - Mathematics

The Physical Object | |
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Format | Paperback |

Number of Pages | 112 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL8742321M |

ISBN 10 | 1574717863 |

ISBN 10 | 9781574717860 |

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