Dig into early reading and writing skills with this fun-filled, interactive activity book for Leap Start-the interactive learning system designed to get your child ready for school and life. The LeapFrog LeapStart Preschool Read and Write and Communication Skills Activity Book is jam-packed with 40+ replayable activities that engage kids ages 3-5 at the Preschool level to keep them playing and learning for hours. With the LeapStart system, every page talks, sings and jokes with exciting audio interactions that bring learning to life.Explore the wacky world of Doodleburg and meet friends who help teach the fundamentals of early reading and writing along with communication skills. Jump on the Doodle Express and "ride" around town in search of letters and words. Help a detective find out who stole a missing cat by reading clues and eliminating suspects. Plus, trace letters along the way to unlock surprise mini-activities. With this LeapStart book, kids explore 11 key reading and writing skills, including identifying rhyming words, understanding how words are formed, forming uppercase and lowercase letters and more. Activities are designed around familiar themes like music, fishing and hopscotch to get kids excited about reading, writing and communication skills.