3 years & up. Pencils are the foundation of self-expression and new ideas. When new ideas are continuously created, they make our community a better place to live in. With the Ticonderoga® #2 Black Pencil Set, children can draw their vision of the world! These pencils are also great for answering homework assignment questions, creating crafty projects, recording scores during an exciting game, and so much more. These pencils are shaped for the purpose of comfort. Also includes a latex free eraser. PMA certified. Non-toxic. Black.