The LeapFrog Magic Adventures Microscope comes with nine reusable smart slides. | Source: LeapFrog

LeapFrog is releasing two new educational toys: the LeapFrog Magic Adventures Microscope and the LeapFrog LeapPods Max. Each toy was designed by taking an everyday, typical educational tool and upgrading it into a fun and stimulating toy, so that kids can get excited about learning. 

The LeapFrog Magic Adventures Microscope allows kids to view more than 240 custom BBC images and videos. | Source: LeapFrog

Designed for kids ages 5 and up, the Magic Adventures Microscope features a large LCD screen and nine reusable smart slides that kids can use to create their own samples for examination, with 50-200x magnification settings. The microscope also allows kids to view more than 240 custom BBC images and videos. Kids can also make use of their surroundings and examine household items, like plants, flowers, the human body, and much more.

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With the purchase of a compatible SD card (not included) kids can save up to 100 pictures of their findings. After making their discoveries, kids can test their knowledge with the What’s This? quiz game to see how much they learned about their scientific experiences. 24 levels of adventure games in the set help kids learn how to feed and take care of microorganisms and protect them from micro-invaders. Get it here for $89.99.

The LeapFrog LeapPods Max are perfect for helping kids follow along to fun and interactive storybooks. | Source: LeapFrog

The LeapPods Max headphones are perfect for any activity, like listening to audiobooks, dancing to party or follow-the-leader songs, chilling out to relaxing music, and anything else kids can put their minds to. The Bluetooth wireless technology in the headphones is designed for kids to connect to other devices to listen to a variety of videos and games. An included 14-page Adventure Passport is packed with tips and tricks for improving their audio experience and different songs and games for kids to try. Kids ages 4 and up can easily switch between songs, games, or other audios without removing the headphones. Get it here for $49.99.

The new additions to the LeapFrog collection are now available at retailers nationwide. For more information, visit

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Vivian Rousseau is an Editorial Intern with Adventure Media & Events, where she writes for The Toy Book, The Toy Insider, and The Pop Insider. She is also currently a Senior at Rutgers University - New Brunswick studying Journalism & Media Studies. Vivian’s two previous internships have been in news writing as well, as she loves to write! When she isn’t writing or doing her schoolwork, Vivian is typically reading, at the gym, or soaking up her last year of college with her friends and sorority sisters!