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The Resource Geek mom : projects, tips, and adventures for moms and their 21st-Century families, by Natania Barron [and others] ; illustratrations by Dave Perillo

Geek mom : projects, tips, and adventures for moms and their 21st-Century families, by Natania Barron [and others] ; illustratrations by Dave Perillo

Label
Geek mom : projects, tips, and adventures for moms and their 21st-Century families
Title
Geek mom
Title remainder
projects, tips, and adventures for moms and their 21st-Century families
Statement of responsibility
by Natania Barron [and others] ; illustratrations by Dave Perillo
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
" ... 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 Wired.com'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 ..."--Page 4 of cover
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
745.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TX145
LC item number
.G288 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Geek mom : projects, tips, and adventures for moms and their 21st-Century families, by Natania Barron [and others] ; illustratrations by Dave Perillo
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780823085927
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012011924
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)776519307
Label
Geek mom : projects, tips, and adventures for moms and their 21st-Century families, by Natania Barron [and others] ; illustratrations by Dave Perillo
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780823085927
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012011924
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)776519307

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