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July and August Monthly Idea Book

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Sure to become your favorite go-to resource, this July/August Monthly Idea Book will supplement any curriculum. Brimming with adorable patterns, creative ideas, motivational awards, bookmarks, crafts, bulletin-board suggestions, and so much more! A great way to celebrate every special day in July and August!

Publisher: Scholastic
Product ID: SCH9780545379434
Grades: PK - 3
Level(s): Early Childhood, Primary, Intermediate
File Size: 20.76 MB
Whiteboard Compatible: Yes (Level 1)
ISBN (Physical Book): 9780545379434




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