geek dad awesomely geeky projects and activities for dads and kids to share

Download Book Geek Dad Awesomely Geeky Projects And Activities For Dads And Kids To Share in PDF format. You can Read Online Geek Dad Awesomely Geeky Projects And Activities For Dads And Kids To Share here in PDF, EPUB, Mobi or Docx formats.

Geek Dad

Author : Ken Denmead
ISBN : 9780670921379
Genre : Amusements
File Size : 80. 12 MB
Format : PDF, Kindle
Download : 939
Read : 1119

Download Now


Calling all Geek Dads! What would it take to tear your kids away from their computers? How about if they could launch a camera into orbit, make their own cartoon film, or even build a rope swing?This hands-on manual is packed with fun-filled projects for dads and kids to enjoy together. Water slides, electronic origami, illuminated wallets, exploding drinks... There are activities for all ages, from five to 15 years old. With easy to follow step-by-step instructions you can choose a perfect project to fill a few minutes or to make a long afternoon fly past.It's time to get geeky.

Geek Dad

Author : Ken Denmead
ISBN : 9781101404317
Genre : Science
File Size : 61. 44 MB
Format : PDF, Mobi
Download : 918
Read : 449

Download Now


The ultimate DIY project guide for techie dads raising kids in their own geeky image, in the spirit of The Dangerous Book for Boys Today's generation of dads grew up more tech-savvy than ever. Rather than joining the Little League team, many grew up playing computer games, Dungeons and Dragons, and watching Star Wars. Now with kids of their own, these digital-age dads are looking for fresh ways to share their love of science and technology, and help their kids develop a passion for learning and discovery. Enter supergeek, and father of two, Ken Denmead. An engineer and editor of the incredibly popular GeekDad blog on wired.com, Ken has created the ultimate, idea-packed guide guaranteed to help dads and kids alike enjoy the magic of playtime together and tap into the infinite possibility of their imagination. With illustrations throughout, this book offers projects for all ages to suit any timeframe or budget. With Denmead's expert guidance, you and your child can: •Fly a night-time kite ablaze with lights or launch a video camera with balloons •Construct the "Best Slip n' Slide Ever," a guaranteed thrill ride •Build a working lamp with LEGO bricks and CDs •Create a customized comic strip or your own board game •Transform any room into a spaceship •Make geeky crafts like cyborg jack-o'-lanterns or Ethernet cuff links Brimming with endlessly fun and futuristic tidbits on everything from gaming to gadgets, GeekDad helps every tech-savvy father unleash his inner kid-and bond with the next generation of brainiacs. Watch a Video

The Geek Dad S Guide To Weekend Fun

Author : Ken Denmead
ISBN : 9781101528600
Genre : Family & Relationships
File Size : 63. 45 MB
Format : PDF, ePub
Download : 806
Read : 797

Download Now


The wildly popular DIY dad follows up his instant New York Times bestseller with a fresh batch of geeky weekend science projects for the whole family to enjoy. Ken Denmead struck a chord with parents and kids across America with his GeekDad blog on Wired.com, which receives more than one million page views per month. His debut book, Geek Dad, was on bestseller lists and in its seventh printing just two months after hitting store shelves. With The Geek Dad's Guide to Weekend Fun, he keeps the nerdtastic novelties coming, with projects that teach readers how to: •Build homemade robots from scratch •Write and direct simple stop-motion movies •Hack into mechanical toys to add cool electronic twists, and more United by the premise that to really understand science and how something works you must design and build it yourself or remake it better, Geek Parents everywhere will celebrate this latest installment of weekend workshop wonders. Watch a Video

The Geek Dad Book For Aspiring Mad Scientists

Author : Ken Denmead
ISBN : 9781592406883
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
File Size : 66. 62 MB
Format : PDF, Mobi
Download : 868
Read : 1079

Download Now


Provides a collection of ideas for science fair projects and family activities, including making topsoil, understanding calories, and building a MacGyver radio.

Maker Dad

Author : Mark Frauenfelder
ISBN : 9780544114548
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
File Size : 27. 76 MB
Format : PDF, Mobi
Download : 865
Read : 872

Download Now


In the spirit of The Daring Book for Girls, the first DIY project guide for fathers and daughters from the founder of Boing Boing and editor-in-chief ofMAKE magazine.

50 Dangerous Things You Should Let Your Children Do

Author : Gever Tulley
ISBN : 9781101528556
Genre : Family & Relationships
File Size : 37. 35 MB
Format : PDF, Kindle
Download : 246
Read : 707

Download Now


An activity book about danger, safety, and the incredible world around us. In a time when children are too often coddled, 50 Dangerous Things (You Should Let Your Children Do) reminds readers that climbing trees is good for the soul, and that a pocket knife is not a weapon. Full of exciting ways children can explore the world around them, this book explains how to "Play with Fire" and "Taste Electricity" while learning about safety. With easy-to-follow instructions, it includes: • Activities, like walking a tightrope • Skills, like throwing a spear • Projects, like melting glass • Experiences, like sleeping in the wild Watch a Video

Handy Dad

Author : Todd Davis
ISBN : 9780811879859
Genre : House & Home
File Size : 83. 31 MB
Format : PDF, ePub
Download : 925
Read : 1137

Download Now


Skate ramps, zip lines, go-carts, and more! In this super-fun book, Todd Davis—extreme sports athlete and host of HGTV's Over Your Head—presents 25 awesome projects for dads to build with their kids. Busy dads can choose projects that range from simple to challenging and take anywhere from five minutes to a full weekend. Readers are given all the directions they need to grab materials that can be found around the house or at the local hardware store and get to work banging up a sweet BMX ramp or half-pipe, building a tree house or tire swing, or throwing together a slip-and-slide or tie-dye station for an afternoon of fun. With plenty of color photographs, easy-to-follow instructions, and detailed illustrations, Handy Dad is chock-full of creative and inexpensive ways to keep kids (and dads) entertained for hours.

Top Download: