DescriptionThe Learn to Write with Mr. Pencil app toy gives children a fun, engaging way to interact with the world of Mr. Pencil as they learn basic writing and drawing skills! Children use the included app and adorable stylus to learn letter and number writing, as well as shape drawing along with Mr. Pencil and the citizens of Doodleburg. Use the stylus to learn with 85+ writing activities in the app and help Dot & Dash decorate and prepare 24 parade floats for Doodleburg's Art Appreciation Day parade. This breakthrough app toy helps turn your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch into the ultimate learn-to-write tool.
Works with - iPhone 4/4s/5, iPod touch 4G and iPad (sold separately). Does not work with LeapPad or Leapster Explorer systems.
The Mr. Pencil stylus won't scratch the screen as your child uses it on your device (use on your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad). The capacitive touch tip on the stylus glides easily across the screen to write letters and numbers.
The rubberized grip helps your child hold the stylus in hand to practice handwriting.
The included app offers 85+ writing activities that teach basic handwriting skills with stroke-by-stroke animation and instant accuracy feedback. The characters in the game provide encouragement and support as your child learns to write!
A progress tracker is embedded into the game to save your child's handwriting so you can see your child's progress and reinforce his/her learning. Celebrate together as your child masters writing each letter!
Learn to write upper- and lowercase letters and numbers 1'20, draw 12 simple shapes and lines, and refine basic motor skills. Unlock exciting animation and interactive rewards by completing writing tasks.
Handwriting is an important element of school readiness. Recent research findings demonstrate that handwriting improves children's creative writing skills and fine motor skills. Handwriting also contributes to children's recognition of letters and numbers. (Source: Longcamp, Zerbato-Poudou, & Velay, 2005; Handwriting without Tears.)
"Learn to Write with Mr. Pencil combines a lovable stylus with an app designed to teach handwriting with stroke-by-stroke animations and instant accuracy feedback. The progress tracker feature allows parents to track their childrens writing and reinforce their learning."
-Clement C., LeapFrog Learning Expert
|Dimensions||5.08 x 22.86 x 26.67 cm|
|Minimum Age||36+ Months|
|Product Type||LeapFrog Software|