TITLE

Kids Who Care

PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 4;01/17/2000, Vol. 62 Issue 14, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on several kids and their experiences in caring for others.
ACCESSION #
2724494

 

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