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LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Clifford

By Christy Matte, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 3+

Big red dog's reading game light on activities.

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age 7+

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age 7+

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LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Clifford has a lot of great features. It's simple enough for very young kids, with easy controls and clear activities. The games are repetitive but engaging for the preschool set, especially those who are familiar with Clifford. Kids will enjoy unlocking new books to read with Emily Elizabeth and Clifford, and they can read them at any time. In terms of learning, the word-formation activity (the painting game) uses small letters, while the letter-recognition (ship-naming) activity uses capital letters; this isn't ideal. Young kids tend to learn capital letters first, so it's confusing to mix it up, especially when they're exploring how letters come together to form a word. The biggest issue with this title, however, is that it's just too limited. The books add a lot of content, but they're not interactive. Although LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Clifford is a fun game for young readers, it needs another activity or two to make it feel like a full title.

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