The unique rounded-triangular shape was engineered for young children just learning to hold a pencil. The shape enables a child to easily grasp the pencil and encourages proper grip, helping the youngest children gain dexterity
Excellent for Metal Inset work, coloring maps, or other projects in the Montessori classroom—these pencils literally glide across the paper. White is especially lovely on darker colored papers like midnight blue or black.
The extra-thick (6.25mm), long-wearing, break-resistant leads make each pencil the equivalent of several thinner pencils. The ends of the pencils are wood-sealed; pencils are 5¾" long. Made in Germany.