The Ticonderoga® beginner pencil that teachers and parents love is now available in bright neon colors with a free sharpener! This triangular shaped, over sized pencil is ideal for children in the early stages of their writing development. The large size (13/32”) is easy for small hands to hold while the naturally ergonomic, triangular shape helps teach correct pencil grip. Matching neon latex-free erasers. The thick graphite #2 core delivers a broad smooth line. Premium wood harvested from responsibly managed sources provides smooth, even sharpening with minimal breakage. Teachers prefer Ticonderoga® for its dependability and craftmanship.