The teacher' favored choice for that important "first"No. 2\B pencil. This oversized pencil has a large diameter (13\2 in.) designed to aid in the early development of a child' writing skills. With eraser. Real wood sharpens easily. Pencil Makers Association (PMA) certified non-toxic. Made in the U.S.A. Made from sustained yield wood. Packaged in boxes of 12, but sold individually.