Meet the Octupus: The Training Wheels For Good Habit

It’s wearable, visual and it grows with your kids.

Meet the Octupus: The Training Wheels For Good Habit

It’s a watch. It gives the time with icons, making it the first clock that young kids can actually read and understand. It links time to events.

The Octopus is a scheduler for children that fosters responsibility, independence and self-esteem. Parents can program reminders from their smartphone that pop up on the kid’s watch.

It is also an assistant that helps parents prioritize expectations and stay consistent with daily routines. It gives tips and personal notes.

Octopus grows with your kids. Some features unlock based on their progress.

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To help empower your kids and provide positive reinforcement, there is an optional gamification module. “We kept the system very simple and the level of distraction low,” said the company behind Octopus, JOY.

JOY is on a mission to reinvent how parents share time with their children. No more stress, no more power struggles. Only precious moments spent focusing on what really matters: quality family time.


The Octopus is the first icon-based watch that empowers kids by teaching good habits & the concept of time.