Faber-Castell's Jumbo GRIP pencil is ideal for children learning to write, or for those who prefer a thicker pencil. Essentially a thicker version of the award winning GRIP 2001 pencil. Available only with B lead. There's even a space for your child's name on the barrel.A chunky graphite pencil featuring Faber's award-winning soft-grip on an ergonomic triangular profile. Very comfortable, and very easy to grip for children, or for anyone who has problems gripping normal pencils.