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Kidizoom Smart Watch DX2 Blue
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Kidizoom Smart Watch DX2 Blue

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£49.99
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Developmental Benefits

Creative Play
Creative Play
Hand Eye Coordination
Hand Eye Coordination
Independent Play
Independent Play

Developmental Benefits

Kidizoom Smart Watch DX2 Blue

Creative Play
  • Use imagination in a variety of ways and contexts to communicate ideas
  • When children engage in creative play they are showing that they have the ability to produce something new and original. Children benefit from opportunities where they are free to use their imagination and explore. In order for creative play to occur children need to be in an environment that is rich in stimulation. Curiousity will drive children to take part in creative play.
    Creative play is different from other forms of play; it enables children to develop confidence in their own abilities as they begin to think and work independently. Games and activities that provide choices and also a number of alternative solutions encourage a certain amount of risk-taking. Games with alternative answers can lead children to think creatively and differently. Children need encouragement to play and think creatively. Opportunities to engage in creative play boost children’s confidence and enable them to come up with better ideas. Children benefit from the knowledge they gain through creative play.
Hand Eye Coordination
  • Aiming and concentrating on a target improves hand/eye coordination.
  • Humans have highly developed manual dexterity skills that distinguish them from any other species on this planet. This manual dexterity emerges during the infant’s first year and, with plenty of opportunities to manipulate and play with toys and objects, becomes a highly tuned ability. Babies will reach and grasp for objects in an uncoordinated manner from an early age. As they begin to gain control over their movements infants succeed in reaching for and grasping toys. The first attempts by babies to grasp toys in their hands involve using the palm of their hand with all their fingers around the object. As development occurs through physical maturation and plenty of opportunities to play with toys, grasping becomes more sophisticated. The use of the opposable thumb and index finger allows infants to pick up very small objects in what is termed a ‘pincer grasp’. This finely tuned motor skill emerges at the end of first year of life.
    The development of hand and eye coordination skills continues throughout childhood where opportunities to play games that require children to manoeuvre objects, build tall towers or hit targets on a computer screen facilitate the development of finely-tuned hand and eye coordination.
Independent Play
  • Games and voice prompts allow children to control the pace.
  • Early play in infants tends to be solitary or takes place alongside other children. Young children learn how to interact with other children through play but they can also explore and learn independently. The initial play experience for infants is when they begin to explore through moving and acting upon the world. Many toys offer infants the opportunity to learn more about their world. Young children will sometimes act out some aspect of their lives e.g. going to the shops and then they involve their toys in these activities. These young children are playing independently but they are also reinforcing their understanding of the social world by acting out scenarios.
    Young children can consolidate their existing skills by repeating actions whilst playing a game. Learning to play independently has its benefits, for instance, children using an educational game can control their own pace. Children sometimes choose to work independently in order to build up their confidence. Toys and computer games that facilitate independent activity at the right level for the child enhance problem solving skills and increase hand and eye coordination. Although cooperative play increases during childhood, children still spend the equivalent amount of time in solitary or independent play.
  • Take great photos and videos with the dual cameras and apply cool effects to them!
  • Monster Detector augmented reality game encourages your child to be active and explore!
  • Features a 1.4” colour touch screen and built-in rechargeable battery.
  • Splash proof design with motion sensor, pedometer, alarm clock, timer, stopwatch, voice recorder and more.
  • Use your own photos to customise clock faces for the watch.
  • The Time Master app helps children learn how to tell the time.
  • Download extra apps and features from the Learning Lodge.
Best for ages:
4+ Years
Highlights
Dual camera smart watch. Features; 1.4” colour touch screen, rechargeable battery, learning apps, games, 3D effect clock faces, motion sensor, pedometer, voice recorder and more!
Description
The next gen smart watch for kids by VTech®, now with dual cameras! Take great photos and videos with the dual cameras, then apply cool effects to them! Play Monster Detector, the augmented reality adventure that encourages children to be active, explore and catalogue a variety of wacky monsters! The stylish splash proof design features a motion sensor, pedometer, alarm clock, timer, stopwatch, voice recorder and more! 3D effect clock faces can be customised with your own photos! Great apps include the Time Master app, which helps children learn how to tell the time! Download more on the Learning Lodge!
  • Product Number: 80-193803
  • Built-in rechargeable battery Batteries Required

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