Geek Mom

Geek Mom

Projects, Tips, and Adventures for Moms and Their 21st-Century Families

Book - 2012
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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 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 ..."--P. [4] of cover.
Publisher: New York : Potter Craft, c2012
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780823085927
0823085929
Characteristics: 224 p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Barron, Natania

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DEWLine
Nov 19, 2013

As to the home sites of the authors, we can start with Corinna Lawson:

http://corrina-lawson.com/

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Liber_vermis
Jun 13, 2013

This compilation by four "geek" women writers is more essays on philosophy, lifestyle, and the merits of home-schooling and less on hands-on projects and activities. Most of the activities have a low "geek" level and are gender stereotyped.

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