Preschool (3-4 years) Elementary (5-9 years) Preteen (10-12)
Color your world. These chunky, double-sided coloring pencils add a splash of color to every drawing your child creates. Designed for little hands, these high-quality pencils are perfect for at home or on-the-go drawing, and their larger diameter and contoured shape makes for easy grip at any age.
Approximate price – $7.50 www.eeboo.com
Awards: Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Award
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