VTech Pet Fence learn to write with cody & cora innotab User's Manual

User’s Manual
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Dear Parent,
At VTech®, we know how much you enjoy staying on top of the hottest trends and having
the most high-tech gadgets around. We also know that your kids feel the same way. With
that in mind, we developed InnoTab®, a multi-function tablet just for kids that brings all
the magic of Mom’s and Dad’s tablets into a fun-filled learning experience that fits their
active lifestyles.
InnoTab® is the next generation of learning toys for children that has a rich library of
cartridge software with interactive animated e-Books, learning games, creative activities
along with a wide variety of additional apps. It features a brilliant color LCD touch screen,
a tilt-sensor for game control, as well as a USB port for downloads, SD card slot for memory
expansion and a headphone jack, all housed in a sleek, durable and compact design for
easy portability.
When playing with InnoTab®, kids can look, listen, touch, and tilt their way through
activities to discover a world of fun whenever they want and wherever they go. Through
interactive play, your child will develop skills in reading, math, social studies, science,
music, creativity, and more—which we know is important to you.
At VTech®, we are dedicated to helping your children uncover their talents. We thank
you for your trust in our products that encourage active minds through imaginative play.
Your friends at VTech®
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Cody and Cora want to play some card games, but they don’t have any cards. Help them prepare cards
with letters to play fun games and activities! You can also read an exciting story about Cody's and Cora’s
adventure with a special marker. Join them as they play card games, navigate mazes, draw pictures, and
even create animations!
• 1 InnoTab® cartridge – Learn to Write with Cody & Cora
• 1 InnoTab® cartridge user’s manual
All packing materials, such as tape, plastic sheets, packaging locks and tags are not part of
this toy, and should be discarded for your child’s safety.
ATTENTION: Pour la sécurité de votre enfant, débarrassez-vous de tous les produits d’emballage tells
que rubans adhésifs, feuilles de plastique, attaches et étiquettes. Ils ne font pas partie du
Note: Please keep the user’s manual as it contains important information.
STEP 1: Insert the InnoTab® Cartridge
Make sure the unit is turned off. Insert the InnoTab® cartridge firmly down into the cartridge slot located on
the back of the unit and push until it clicks into place as shown in the below image.
STEP 2: Select the Cartridge Icon
Touch the cartridge icon on InnoTab® desktop.
Note: Your InnoTab® desktop may look slightly different from the image
on the right, depending on which version of InnoTab® you own.
Cartridge icon
STEP 3: Choose How You Want to Play
There are four ways to play. Touch an icon to choose one.
Prepare & Play: Touch Prepare & Play to prepare letter cards and
play games with Cody and Cora. In Free Play, games can be replayed.
Note: To unlock the games in Free Play, first play them in Prepare &
e-Book: Read the interactive e-Book. Listen to the story, touch
individual words on the page to hear them read, or touch the art for
fun responses.
Handwriting Practice: Practice writing uppercase and lowercase letters and numbers.
Creativity Time: There are three great activities in Creativitiy Time. In Photo Fun*, take pictures and add
Cody and Cora frames and graphics to them. In What Is It?, draw one half of a picture and guess what the
object will be when the other half is revealed. In Animation Fun, follow step by step instructions to create
your own animations.
Note: *If your version of InnoTab® has a built-in camera, a camera activity will appear in the creativity menu.
If your version of InnoTab® does not have a built-in camera, this activity will not be available.
Exit the current activity and return to the InnoTab®
Replay instructions, or ask for a hint.
Music On/Off
To turn the background music on or off, touch the Music On/Off icon on the cartridge menu.
Music On/Off icon
In Prepare & Play, choose Easy or Difficult to select a level.
Menu Page
The e-Book menu offers the following options:
Read the Story: Touch this icon to read the story.
Story Dictionary: Learn new vocabulary in the Story Dictionary.
Use the Settings menu to turn the background music
or the vocabulary highlight on or off.
Index Page
After touching the “Read the Story” icon, you will see an index page.
You can start the story from the beginning or choose any page to start
reading. You can also touch the “Whole Story” icon to read the complete
story from the beginning.
Story Page
In each story page, touch anywhere on the screen to stop the story
narration and enter Free Play. When the story narration has finished,
you will enter Free Play mode automatically. In Free Play, you can
touch the words one by one to read the story at your own pace, touch
highlighted vocabulary words to hear their definitions, or touch images
in the art to hear fun voices and sounds. If you don’t touch the screen for
a while, the story narration will continue automatically to the next page.
Flick the screen left or right or press the left or right arrow to play the
previous or next page.
To listen to the story narration again, touch the Replay icon
the screen. To go back to the index page, touch the Index icon
on the screen.
Story Dictionary
Touch the “Story Dictionary” icon to access the dictionary index page.
Then touch a word to hear its definition.
Prepare & Play
Cody and Cora want to play some card games, but they don’t have
any cards. Help them prepare cards with letters to play fun games and
activities! Look for bonus cards that unlock special games.
Tap a card to select it, or swipe the card to choose another. When the
card is flipped over, follow the instructions to complete the letter and
form the card.
Curriculum: Handwriting, Letters, Numbers
After completing several letter cards, a game will be activated.
Game 1: Memory Challenge
Curriculum: Memory, Letters
Memorize the arrangement of the letters, then find the ones that Cody
and Cora are looking for.
Game 2: Number Hunt
Curriculum: Numbers, Number sequence
Choose the number card that completes the sequence.
Game 3: Matching Pairs
Curriculum: Letter case, Memory
Find the matching pairs of cards. As the game progresses, match the
uppercase letters to their lower case versions. On the Difficult level, the
cards are flipped over for an additional challenge.
Game 4: Which Is Different?
Curriculum: Letters, Problem solving
Find the card that doesn’t belong in the set.
Prepare & Play also includes several bonus games. Players unlock these games when they find bonus
game cards.
Bonus Game 1: Uncover and Match
Curriculum: Problem solving, Matching
Rub the paper to reveal the hidden leaf below. Then match it to the leaf
on the right.
Bonus Game 2: Maze Craze
Curriculum: Problem solving
Help Cody and Cora find their way through the maze of hedges.
Bonus Game 3: Mirror Paths
Curriculum: Problem solving
Draw a path on the right that mirrors the one on the left. Then tilt the
InnoTab® to watch the marble roll!
Bonus Game 4: Twisted Trails
Curriculum: Problem solving
The paths are twisted! Point Cody or Cora in the right direction to reach
the end of the trail.
Creativity Time
In Creativity Time, you’ll find Photo Fun for adding Cody and Cora frames and graphics to your pictures.
You can also explore two creative learning activities, What Is It? and Animation Creation.
Creativity Game 1: Photo Fun
Take pictures with the InnoTab® and add Cody and Cora frames to
get creative!
Note: If your version of InnoTab® has a built-in camera, a camera
activity will appear in the creativity menu. If your version of InnoTab®
does not have a built-in camera, this activity will not be available.
Creativity Game 2: What Is It?
Curriculum: Creativity, Counting
Connect the dots to draw half of the object. Press the “mirror” button to
mirror what you drew on the other half of the page.
Creativity Game 3: Animation Creation
Curriculum: Creativity
Follow the instructions to draw simple pictures that work together to
create an animation. When you’re done, watch your creation move! You
can even make up your own animations.
Some early versions of the InnoTab® firmware require an SD card in order to save creations in What Is It?
and Animation Creation. In this case, you will need to insert an SD card into the InnoTab® SD card slot.
See your InnoTab® console manual for more details on using an SD card. If your InnoTab® includes a builtin camera, this does not apply.
Handwriting Practice
In Handwriting Practice, review and practice writing uppercase and
lowercase letters and numbers. Each letter and number includes a
simple demonstration to help you write it.
Register online to keep track of your child's learning journey with personalized recommendations. You can
also connect to our Learning LodgeTM to download great apps, games, e-Books and more!
If you have not already installed the InnoTab® version of the Learning LodgeTM software on your computer,
go to www.vtechkids.com/download to download and install it.
1.Keep InnoTab® cartridge clean by wiping it with a slightly damp cloth. Never use solvents or abrasives.
2. Keep it out of direct sunlight and away from direct sources of heat.
3. Avoid dropping it. NEVER try to dismantle it.
4. Always keep InnoTab® cartridge away from water.
A very small percentage of the public, due to an existing condition, may experience epileptic seizures
or momentary loss of consciousness when viewing certain types of flashing colors or patterns. While
InnoTab® The Learning Tablet does not contribute to any additional risks, we do recommend that
parents supervise their children while they play video games. If your child experiences dizziness, altered
vision, disorientation, or convulsions, discontinue use immediately and consult your physician. Please
note that focusing on an LCD screen at close range and handling touch screen or g.sensor controls
for a prolonged period of time may cause fatigue or discomfort. We recommend that children take a
15-minute break for every hour of play.
Please note that if you try to insert or remove an InnoTab® cartridge without first turning the unit OFF, you
may experience a malfunction. If this happens, and the unit does not respond to pressing the ON/OFF
button, disconnect the AC adaptor from the main unit or remove the batteries. Then, reconnect the adaptor,
or reinstall the batteries.
If you have a problem that cannot be solved by using this manual, we encourage you to visit us online or
contact our Consumer Services Department with any problems and/or suggestions that you might have. A
support representative will be happy to assist you.
Before requesting support, please be ready to provide or include the information below:
• The name of your product or model number (the model number is typically located on the back or bottom
of your product).
• The actual problem you are experiencing.
• The actions you took right before the problem started.
Internet: www.vtechkids.com
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This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant
to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful
interference in a residential installation. This equipment generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency
energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference
to radio communications. However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular
installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be
determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by
one or more of the following measures:
• Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
• Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
• Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected.
• Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.
Caution: Changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance could
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