Toy Insider Senior Editor/Toy Book Editor-in-Chief James Zahn joined FOX 61 in Connecticut to show off the hottest new toys that use technology to entertain and educate. For more on the items featured in this segment, check out the product notes below, and for the complete rundown of the best toys of the spring and summer, be sure to check our complete Toy Insider Spring and Summer Gift Guide
Inspire a love for learning! This 5-in-1 flexible learning center and stool includes an interactive desktop, projector, LED writing pad, chalkboard, and art station. Discover more than 200 touch-and-learn spots on five interactive activity pages. Explore the alphabet, numbers, counting, music, shapes, colors, the human body, clothes, and weather. Use the unique projection system with the four color-coded projection reels to trace images and practice drawing or learn about shapes and the human body with the corresponding activity pages. Follow the lights to learn to write letters and numbers stroke by stroke with the interactive writing pad and attached stylus. Flip the desktop up to reveal a chalkboard and easel. Add background music with the included music player that features more than 30 songs and melodies. Spin the roller to select the day of the week, then move the weather slider to sunshine. Set the hour hand on the desktop clock to explore and practice time concepts.