With numerous tech toys and gadgets claiming to motivate kids into indulging in physical activities and learning things independently, finding one appropriate option that would be stimulating for your kids could be difficult. Leapfrog and Fisher-Price are two eminent brands in the genre of educational tools and toys for kids. These two brands have launched fabulous range of interactive toys to make this task easier. As Leapfrog has invented an interactive console game system called Zippity, Fisher-Price also introduced interactive game system named Active Play toy. This toy is built on the success of another interactive system, Fisher-Price Smart Cycle.
Leapfrog Zippity is a motion based â€˜Learning Systemâ€™ (as claimed by Leapfrog), which allows kids to play games and learn lessons using motion. The â€˜Learning Systemâ€™ comes with a foldable, colorful mat and a built-in joystick and a game console that can directly be connected to a TV. The game system connects its console with the mat wirelessly so that you can avoid the hassles of cables in your living room. The game is quite easy to set up. It offers your kids (of 3 to 5 years old) a selection of 8 games to choose from, depending on whether they want to dance, run, play or jump. The game being co-developed by Leapfrog and Disney includes content based on various Disney characters. Zippity will amuse your kids to play as Little Einsteins, Winnie the Pooh, Mickey Mouse and Handy Manny and tickle their mind with activities like building words with Handy Mannyâ€™s crew and unraveling mysteries in the Hundred Acre Wood etc.
Fisher-Price Interactive Toys
Fisher-Price launches this interactive toy named The Active Play toys that include Smart Fit Park, Smart Cycle Extreme and 3-in-1 Smart Sports. The Smart Fit lets kids grasp lesson in numbers, letters and spelling, shapes, and motor skills. Similar to Leapfrog Zippity, the Smart Fit Park also features a mat to enable kids to interact with the TV and play. The game comprises 3 timed challenges in four learning games. Smart Cycle Extreme, an upgrade of Smart Cycle comprises rumble feedback system to let players perceive movements of the game. You can connect this game to a TV by using a cable. Finally, 3-in-1 Smart Sports is a wireless three-pack gaming system to enable your kids to play real sports like tennis, baseball, or golf. The motion controller includes golf club, tennis racket and baseball bat attachments that are made of foam to ensure safety for kids during actions. Each sport includes three games, which give lessons in numbers and letters and colors and shapes, etc.