TITLE

What's the Word?

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 3;1/14/2008, Vol. 64 Issue 13, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A word game about the Martin Luther King Jr. Day and other current events is presented.
ACCESSION #
28603322

 

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