Magnetic Writing Toy

By Magnatab

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A magnetic stylus pulls beads up to create solid lines. Kids writing their first letters will get helpful up, down and sideways instructions via easy-to-follow arrows. Erases with the tip of a finger.

  • Materials: BPA-free, lead-free plastic
  • Magnetic stylus detaches from board
  • Directional arrows for forming letters and numbers
  • To erase, simply press finger down on beads
  • Packaging made from recycled material
  • Suitable for ages 3+; parental supervision advised
  • Made in China
  • Dimensions: Letter: 13" x 11" x 6"; Number: 8" x 6.5" x 1.5'; Free Play: 8" x 6.5" x 1.5'
  • Weight: 5.7 lbs.

81 Reviews (4.3 out of 5 Grommets)

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Nice Product


It was a good product, I liked it and saw that my grandson would get it in time for his brithday. Now he can practice making letters. Hopefully he willbe able to write me a letter. Thank-youMore > < Less


Magnetic Letters


This review is from the buyer not the user. I bought this for my granddaughter for this Christmas 2013. I think she will find it fun to use to learn to write her letters with.
It is well made and the idea seems to be a great way for kids to learn to write their letters.
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Magnetic Numbers


This is a review from a buyer not a user of this product. I bought this product for my granddaughter for this Christmas 2013. It seems like it will be great for her to learn to write her numbers and recognize the numbers as well.
Great design.
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Magnetic writing


I am giving a review from the buyers view not the user's view. This will be a Christmas present to my granddaughter this Christmas 2013. It looks like it will be really good for my granddaughter to begin to learn to write her letters.
It is made very well. Nice design.
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Pricey learning toy


4 year old has used this infrequently. Novelty wore off quickly.

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MagnaTab - Magnetic Writing Board

About Magnatab

The ABCs of Writing

As a wise woman once said, “In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun, find the fun and snap the job is a game”.

Magnatab does just that. It’s a magnetic board and stylus that put the fun in learning how to write the alphabet and form numbers. Inspired by Montessori’s sandpaper tracing letters that enable kids to feel the shape with their fingers thereby committing the form to muscle memory, Lisa Mahar came up with the idea for Magnatab.

With the help of directional arrows to provide guidance, children use the stylus to trace letters and numbers correctly. As the stylus makes contact with the board, it creates a magnetic pull that brings the beads from within the board to the surface, providing sensory reinforcement as the forms take shape. To clear the board, children must use their finger to push the beads down, a tactile experience that further aids the learning process. Magnatab is also available in a freehand version. Whichever board you choose, the stylus helps develop the fine motor skills necessary for grasping a pen or pencil.

Magnatab is just the thing for kids who love to play and grown ups who want their children to love to learn.