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Masters, Denise
January 1996
Emergency Librarian;Jan/Feb96, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p68
Reviews a variety of documents and journal articles which focus on readers theater. `True wizardry: Readers theatre in the classroom;' `School Library Media Activities Monthly.'


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