"Lacing Alphabet Lower Case Letters ~AWARD WINNER~ Practical Pre-School Award Winner 2007 - Teacher Resources, Equipment & Tools, Bronze! These vividly coloured lacing letters are ideal for developing hand eye co-ordination and fine motor skills whilst at the same time encouraging children to recognise letters of the alphabet and practice simple spelling. The 260 colourful, lacing letters come in ten bright colours and are supplied with fifteen 38cm (25"") long laces. Colourful and immediately appealing these fun letters can be used for all sorts of fun early language activities, ideal for encouraging letter recognition and early word formation. Excellent for home use and ideal for childminders and pre-schools the letters measure approx. 2.5cm (1"") high and are supplied in a handy re-usable storage tub with push on lid!"