First there was the bilingual drum and bilingual learning table from educational toy maker Leap Frog, now the company has launched the Learn and Groove electric guitar and Learn and Groove Counting Maracas.

The two new products hope to help children get into music and tie in with the government initiative to get kids more musically aware.

The Counting Maracas allow kids to shake and move them to the learning groove and feature lights, sounds and music to engage little ones and encourage not only interaction, but noise as well.

The Learn and Grove guitar looks more like a banjo and offers the same noise making features as the maracas without the shake. Kids can play a number of tunes, learn their alphabet, numbers or as with the other products in the range - French.

No prices as yet but expect them to be hitting the shops over the next couple of months. - learn about it / talk about it / deal with it At parents can find all the advice they will need to keep their children safe online. Designed specifically for parents, the site offers a wealth of up-to-date, unbiased information and advice about how to deal with online safety. Parents can learn about the latest issues and technologies, get great tips on how to talk about online safety with their children and get the best advice on dealing with issues and taking action. Created with experts, Internet Matters provides detailed information, but also signposts to best-in-class resources from individual expert organisations. Our goal is to ensure parents can always access the information that they need, in a format that is clear and concise.