Getting the right gift for the kids is not an easy job. And when there is someone who has already found a perfect gift for your little one and just makes your job easy, would you rather not be very happy?
Here at Leapfrog, there are toys for all the ages and just perfect makes toy hunting for Christmas easy. So let’s have a Green Christmas with Leapfrog.
CHRISTMAS GIFT INSPIRATION FROM LEAPFROG
LONDON – AUGUST, 2013 – LeapFrog toys will no doubt be top of many kids’ Christmas lists this year, so Santa will need to stock up on LeapPad Ultras, LeapReaders and Read with me Scouts – to name but a few of the exciting products launched by LeapFrog this year.
The leading educational entertainment specialists have something to cater for every need, every taste and every budget – from top of the wanted list to a host of stocking fillers and smaller gifts all developed by LeapFrog’s highly qualified team of learning experts.
The BIG Gift
There’s always one big gift finale to build up to on Christmas Day and top of the wanted list this year will be LeapPad Ultra – the ultimate learning tablet that all the kids’ are talking about!
Already widely tipped as a top seller this Christmas by retailers such as Argos, The Entertainer and Hamleys, LeapPad Ultra is the new ‘must have’ kids tablet and an exciting addition to the No.1 LeapPad family*. Launched by children’s TV double act Dick & Dom, this Wi-Fi connected tablet is the only kids’ tablet with a tough seven inch touch screen, along with other key features including a 100% kid-safe web browser and a learning library of 500+ educator-approved games, apps and more. Kids can also connect tablets for peer-to-peer gaming as well as send personal messages to other tablets in a safe, controlled environment.
Recommended for children aged four to nine years old, LeapPad Ultra features a long-lasting rechargeable battery, two megapixel front and back cameras and video recorders, plus a huge 8 GB of storage for photos, apps, videos and more, which equates to up to 40,000 images! It is not just everything kids love, it is everything parents want too. It is 100% kid safe, kid-tough, longer lasting and offers a wealth of content options meaning that this portable device will stand the test of time for any child and can be updated with new games and apps as they grow older.
Best of all, it is ready to use straight out of the box on Christmas morning! RRP £119.99
LeapReader is a revolutionary and interactive learn-to-read-and-write solution offering three unique literacy experiences in one – Learning to Read, Learning to Write and Learning Through Listening. LeapReader is the perfect Christmas gift for parents or relatives looking to develop a child’s reading and writing skills.
Suitable for children aged four to eight years, LeapReader provides interactive guidance by reading aloud words and sentences when the stylus touches the story pages. It also offers the added excitement of ‘mess-free’ writing via interactive paper which is only compatible with the LeapReader stylus. Children can trace letters, words and numbers through stroke by stroke audio guidance, encouraging children to write on their own as well as read. LeapReader also challenges children with comprehension questions ensuring they become fully immersed in any story they are reading.
LeapReader brings some of the most popular children’s licenses to life with a vast range of interactive content including Disney Pixar’s Toy Story 3, Cars 2, Brave and an exclusive 3D Monsters University book.
Forty books or over 175 songs can be stored at a time with LeapReader. You can keep adding new content and experiences for your child as they grow and develop their skill set. There are over 100 ‘learning experiences’ available for LeapReader, including books, audio books, flash cards, maps, learn to write sets, music albums and trivia challenges. Available at RRP £39.99
Aimed at two – five year olds, Read with Me Scout and Read with Me Violet are the latest lovable additions to the popular LeapFrog Scout & Violet family. This Christmas gift not only guarantees little learners a new cuddly best friend, it is also gives them the perfect reading companion to help build early comprehension, listening and vocabulary skills. It does this by making story time interactive. Children can open one of the five colourfully illustrated board books that come with Scout and Violet and push their collar to hear the story read out loud. Each pet, pad, squeeze and hug of Scout or Violet sees them respond to over 70 questions designed to build those core reading and comprehension skills critical for success in preschool and beyond.
Scout and Violet are the perfect pals to sing with, play with, read with and go on imaginative adventures with – there is even a night time mode which soothes your little one to sleep with lullabies. Available at RRP £29.99
With LeapFrog’s Scribble and Write, children can learn how to write upper and lowercase letters and numbers in a mess free environment – a perfect addition from Santa’s sleigh on Christmas morning.
This innovative product provides stroke-by-stoke guidance encouraging children to trace over the shown lights to create a letter or number. It has an easy-to-grip stylus pen to fit perfectly in little hands and provides instant accuracy feedback on shapes and proper stroke order along the way.
Suitable for children aged three plus, this device also helps children explore letter sounds, counting and much more. It uses a retraceable surface and is easily portable to allow little ones to play and practice wherever they go. Available at RRP £19.99
Little learners will be able to give parents their first cup of tea on Christmas morning with the new Musical Rainbow Tea Party! This new release encourages role play and teaches children how to count as well as share with ten play pieces, including two tea cups, six colourful cake pieces, a cake plate and a teapot.
Children will love learning with the Musical Rainbow Tea Party! The lovable light-up teapot bubbles with personality and lights up in six rainbow colours. It also features real tea time brewing and pouring ‘tea’ sound effects. The Musical Rainbow Tea Party also features more than 50 songs for little ones to sing along to which adds to imaginative play and makes for a very special tea party for little learners and their tea guests.
Available at RRP £19.99
The Learn to Write with Mr. Pencil app toy is the perfect stocking filler! This breakthrough app toy helps turn your current iPhone, iPod touch or iPad into the ultimate learn-to-write entertainment solution for little ones.
Children use the free included app and adorable Mr Pencil stylus to enter a world of handwriting adventures! They can learn letter writing, number writing and shape drawing along with Mr. Pencil and the denizens of Doodleburg in a fun and engaging way. Children can use the easy grip stylus to unlock over 85 writing activities in the app. As they complete activities, they help decorate the town of Doodleburg for a celebratory parade. The adorable Mr Pencil is ideal for keeping little ones entertained and learning on the move.
LeapFrog Creativity Camera
Christmas photographs will have a new look this year should any children receive the LeapFrog Creativity Camera! This ideal stocking filler consists of a protective case and app which turns your current iOS device into the ultimate kid friendly camera.
Designed for children aged three to six, the protective camera case covers and protects an adult’s iPhone or iPod touch, whilst also protecting their stored data. The camera unlocks six creativity modes for children to enjoy so you can let their imagination run wild. They can edit photos to create their own perfect works of art and also create photo books and learn about colours, ABC’s and emotions as well as play games.
So let’s have a Green Christmas with Leapfrog.
- LeapFrog Reveals Most Sought-After Toys For 2013 Holiday Season (cedailynews.com)