What It Is
What It Is
The Barbie B-Book Learning Laptop is a learning toy designed to look like a grown-up laptop computer with 30 different educational games. It features an LCD screen, QWERTY keyboard, a touchpad, and a headphone jack. Each of the activities focuses on vocabulary and grammar, math, memory, logic, and music, while blending in the typical Barbie play patterns of fashion and beauty. For example, one of the math games has kids counting nail polish bottles and putting them in numerical order. The activities also help kids with simple and basic keyboarding skills.
Why It’s Fun
Today's kids, even the youngest, are fascinated with electronic gadgets. And if they see their parents using a laptop, kids want to use it, too. The Barbie B-Book Learning Laptop offers girls a laptop of their very own but with age-appropriate, and fun, content.
Who It’s For
The Barbie B-Book Learning Laptop is for ages 6 and up.
What to Be Aware of
The LCD screen may be smaller than what kids are used to on similar devices, but it works for the content here.
The Barbie B-Book requires two AA batteries, which are not included.