The ReadingPen is a must have tool for kids, and even adults with reading, processing and comprehension disabilities. The pen works by scanning over unfamiliar words and phrases. When a word or phrase is identified, the pen can then access word-by-word definitions, synonyms and translations which you can read on its display. Using text-to-speech technology, the pen will even read the words out aloud. The pen comes populated with definitions from the American Heritage Children’s Dictionary and a Thesaurus. It also comes with translations from WizCom’s English to Spanish dictionary. But even if you don’t suffer from any reading disabilities, this is a great way to learn new vocabulary words…
The Jam ‘N Shred Pen is another cool product by Girl Tech.Â It’s a unique pen that consists of 3 practical uses. First of all, it’s got a built-in radio so you can listen to the radio while you write- an earbud is attached at the top for listening. But here is the kicker – the pen has a built in note shredder. That makes the Jam ‘N Shred Pen perfect for passing notes so that you can shred the evidence right after you’ve read the note. The Jam ‘N Shred Pen retails for just $8.99 and it’s also designed to fit in the Girl Tech Password Journal.