The original LeapPad1 Explorer™, the personalized learning tablet just for kids, features: • Motion-based gameplay and a built-in microphone and camera/video recorder. As 2012 winner of the Educational Toy of the Year, Preschool Toy of the Year and overall Toy of the Year, it offers limitless learning and endless play! • An available LeapFrog Explorer™ Library of hundreds of games, digital books, videos and flash cards (LeapPad1 Explorer™ works with all LeapFrog Explorer™ games and apps). • 2GB of memory, enabling it to host a robust suite of apps including: innovative book apps that provide a fully interactive, cinematic reading experience with word-by-word support and state-of-the-art gameplay; a Story Studio to combine art, audio and writing; plus Art, Animation and Photo studios to inspire imaginations. • A broad curriculum including reading, mathematics, science, geography, art, music, language and culture, health and more. Plus, skill levels automatically adjust the challenge to match each child’s pace. • Access to see learning progress through the online LeapFrog Learning Path. Parents can also share their child’s achievements, artwork and creations with loved ones. • Requires 4 AA batteries (not included) • For children ages 4 to 9 years.
Help your child create and learn with the LeapFrog LeapPad1 Explorer. The learning tablet gives you access to more than 100 educational books, games, videos, and apps. Subjects like mathematics, reading, and science are covered in a fun and interactive way. The LeapPad1’s built-in camera can shoot video, allowing kids to make animation and art to share with family and friends.
Kid-Friendly, Interactive Design
Though sleek and thin, the LeapPad1 can withstand kids’ roughhousing and dirty fingers. Designed to be flipped, shaken, and turned by little hands, the LeapPad1 comes with a tilt sensor for game control that puts kids in the middle of the action. A 5-inch color touch screen makes it easy for kids of all ages to learn and interact.
Built-In Camera Encourages Creativity
Prepare to be amazed by the wacky and touching videos, photos, and artwork that your child will produce using the LeapPad1. Voice-guided instructions make it easy for children to edit and share their creations with friends and family. And with 2 GB of built-in memory, the LeapPad1 has plenty of space to store your budding director’s creations.
The built-in camera allows kids to become the stars of their own stories. The Story Studio and Art Studio apps allow children to modify pictures they take and drop them into storybooks. Both apps are free and can be downloaded once you register the device.
Leveled Reading Experience
LeapPad1’s book apps are interactive, cinematic experiences designed to guide children through books and immerse them in the joy of reading. Each book is actually three books in one, with different levels and modes optimized to support reading development. As a child builds his/her reading skills, the levels adjust automatically and are remembered from book to book.
The book app’s innovative activities build comprehension skills and expand vocabulary with support features that allow your child to touch a word to see its image, touch an image to see the word highlighted in text, touch words to hear them sounded out, or find definitions in the visual dictionary. All of this with characters that children will love, brought to life through animation that keeps children engaged as they learn.
Each book app features:
- 3 levels of text
- 3 modes where children can listen to the story, read along with the story, or read and explore activities on their own
- 6 comprehension activities leveraging the tablet’s accelerometer and 3 fun games
- Ability to record and play back personal story narration
Discover a World of Learning
With more than 100 learning games, videos, books, and apps available for LeapPad1, it’s easy to keep your child entertained on long car trips or at your favorite restaurant. LeapPad1 has a game cartridge slot for backwards compatibility with the entire existing Leapster Explorer Library, the curriculum covers spelling, phonics skills, mathematics, science, music, geography, and more.
The LeapPad1 also automatically adjusts learning so that kids can learn at their own pace while staying engaged. They can even practice writing with the included child-sized stylus.
Track Your Child’s Progress
The LeapPad’s online tool, the Learning Path, allows you to tune into your child’s progress and track achievements. You can choose to receive regular e-mail updates on your child’s accomplishments, which provide insight into where your child may need additional support and give you new ideas for even more learning fun.
Registration Allows for Maximum Capability
Parents will want to register the LeapPad1 so that they can download the three free apps and access the online tools. The online tool allows you to track your child’s play and learning progress and share your child’s photos and creations. Plan to spend about 20 minutes registering, downloading the apps, and helping your child set up a user profile.
What’s in the Box
LeapFrog LeapPad1 with stylus, four apps (Pet Pad, Story Studio, Art Studio, and one app of your choice), extra stylus with tether, USB cable, installation CD, quick-start guide, and instructions.
At a Glance:
- Library of 100+ games and apps
- Works with all Leapster Explorer game cartridges, eBooks, videos and more
- 4 to 9 years
- 4 AA batteries (not included)
- 1-year limited
|Screen||5 inches, 480×272 pixel resolution|
|Camera||640 x 480 resolution capability|
|Video Recorder||320×240 resolution capability|
|Input Controls||D-pad, touch screen, embedded microphone, camera, motion sensor|
|Connectors||Cartridge slot, AC adapter, audio jack, USB connector|
|Battery Duration||Approx. 8+ hours|
|On-board Memory||2 GB|
Library with 100+ Learning Games and Apps
Introducing LeapPad Explorer, the personalized learning tablet just for kids!
100+ games, apps, digital books, videos and flash cards (sold separately, works with all Leapster Explorer games and apps)
Includes a built-in camera and video recorder, 5″ touch screen and 4 apps (Pet Pad, Story Studio, Art Studio and one of your choice)
2GB of memory, enabling it to host a robust suite of apps including: ultra eBooks, Story Studio, Art, Animation and Photo studios
A broad curriculum, with skill levels that automatically adjust to match each child’s pace and remember progress