Another way to use the Vtech V Reader is to use the interactive touch screen to play games. The 8 games included in the reader help children learn to identify alphabets, capital and small letters and colors; kids also learn to count, say the opposite words, classify words and identify objects.
One of the , this education toy consists of a 4.3″ color touch screen. Then you have the story book cartridges that come along with the Vtech V Reader. These are demarcated by age – those for kids aged between 3 to 5 and another one for the 5 to 7 year olds. The story book cartridge consists of one animated story along with a narrative, a story dictionary and 8 games to test reading skills.
Younger kids can simply watch the story unfold on screen – and rest assured they’ll not want to take their eyes off it for even a moment. Your child will love seeing their favorite cartoons and characters come alive on screen. The graphics of the Vtech V Reader are superb and the animation coupled with a dramatic narrative makes this education toy attractive for younger children. They can simultaneously read the story being narrated. The words get highlighted as they are being read so the child learns to recognize spellings too. Your kids will just love the process of virtually turning the page on the Vtech V Reader by touching the small arrow that appears on the screen.
What makes this education toy distinctive is that it comes with a USB port and is equipped with an option to use SD memory cards to increase storage capacity. These have to be purchased separately though as they are not a part of the Vtech V Reader kit. New content can be downloaded onto the reader – so your kid is assured of a seemingly unlimited collection of stories and activities.