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LeapReader™ Reading and Writing System (Purple)

Ages 4-8 yrs.

Help your child learn to read and write.

The complete learn-to-read-and-write solution—sounds out words, guides letter strokes and helps build comprehension!*
LeapReader™ Reading and Writing System
What's in the box

• LeapReader™ reading and writing system
• Sampler Activity Book
• Learning Paper Writing Sheet
• USB Cable
• Quick Start Guide

Included apps**

• 1 Audio Book
• 1 Music Album
• 1 Fun Facts Trivia Challenge

MSRP   $34.99


Learn to read

Touch pages or words to hear them read aloud, sound out words, and play games that build vocabulary and comprehension at every reading stage.*

Learn to write

Get stroke-by-stroke guidance—trace letters, numbers, words and more on special paper for mess-free writing.***

Listen on the go

Foster listening and comprehension skills with downloadable audio books, music albums and more!****

Build comprehension

Lively character voices, fun sound effects and activities help strengthen comprehension and school readiness skills.

Interactive books

Explore 150+ interactive books and writing activities, audio books, music and more every reading level.****

Rechargeable battery

Enjoy uninterrupted play! LeapReader is USB rechargeable—no batteries required.

  • Product dimensions:  1Wx6.8Hx0.8D
  • Product weight:  1.45 lbs

System Requirements

  • High-speed Internet connection
  • Monitor resolution of 1024 x 768
  • Available USB port
  • 1 GB of RAM
  • 500 MB free disk space
  • LeapFrog Parent Account required

PC Requirements

  • Pentium® 4 or equivalent (2 GHz processor or faster recommended)
  • 64-bit version of Windows® 10 or Windows® 11 operating system with latest service pack

Mac Requirements

  • Apple computer (1 GHz processor or faster recommended)
  • macOS 10.15+ operating system software
  • MAC, APPLE and MAC OS are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.

Educator-approved books and apps

Learn to read with interactive books, practice writing in mess-free workbooks, or build listening skills with audio books and music.

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LeapReader™ Reading and Writing System

LeapReader™ Junior
Tag™ Junior

Core Curriculum Reading & Writing Skills Preschool Skills
Age Range 4-8 years 1-3 years
Includes USB rechargeable battery    

Learning Features

Builds reading comprehension    
Offers interactive writing guidance    
Sounds out words & reads sentences    
Plays learning songs with the built-in audio player    

Learning Library

Library snapshot 150+ titles
Flash Cards
Book Sets
Writing activity books and special LeapFrog™ Learning paper
Audio Books
Music Albums
Trivia Challenges
20 titles
Board Books

Flash Cards
Book Sets

Number of content titles included on device 4 1
On-board memory 256MB 8MB
Maximum storage capacity of content titles on device‡‡ Up to 40 5


Works with Tag library Works with most Tag books‡  
Works with LeapReader Read & Write Series of writing books    
Compatible with LeapReader library of audio books, music and trivia challenges    
Works with LeapReader Junior and Tag Junior board books    

Other Specs

AC Adapter Available for purchase  
Headphone Jack    
Online Parent Portal    
USB Port    

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