Geek Mom : Projects, Tips, And Adventures For Moms And Their 21st-Century Families

Geek Mom : Projects, Tips, And Adventures For Moms And Their 21st-Century Families


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" ... explores the many fun and interesting ways that digital-age parents and kids can get their geek on together. Imaginative ideas for all ages and budgets include thrifty Halloween costumes, homemade lava lamps, hobbit feasts, and magical role-playing games. There are even projects for moms to try when they have a few precious moments alone. With six sections spanning everything from home-science experiments to superheroes, this comprehensive handbook from the editors of's popular GeekMom blog is packed with ideas guaranteed to inspire a love of learning and discovery. Along the way, parents will also find important tips on topics such as determining safe online communities for children, organizing a home learning center, and encouraging girls to love science ..."--P. [4] of cover.
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745.5 GEEAdult NonfictionIn

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Edition Statement :

1st ed.

Content :

Secret identitites : introduction to imagination -- Elementary, my dear Watson : a child's natural sense of curiosity will lead the way into learning -- Resistance is futile : multitasking mothers are at the forefront of the digital revolution -- Inquiring minds want to know! : bringing science home for our kids and ourselves -- Food wizadry : the geeky family about the kitchen -- Make it sew! And other geek crafts : taking traditional crafts into new galaxies.

Publication, Distribution, etc. :

New York : Potter Craft, c2012.



Physical Description :

224 p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm.

Notes :
  • Includes index.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
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