An excellent resource for storytelling, language development, mathematical sorting, sequencing, pattern making, and more! Made from soft silicone, these realistic linking people consist of 6 families with 6 family members (36 pieces)- each made of a different transparent color that can be linked by their hands. Characters include grandma & grandpa, mom & dad and a girl & boy. Molded with realistic features and in proportion, they can be used across the curriculum. Largest character measures 3.94". 2014 Practical Pre-School Gold Award Winner.