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 total)- each made of a different transparent color (making each character entirely different from the others) that can be linked by their hands. Characters include Grandpa & Grandma, Mom & Dad and a Girl & Boy (larger/smaller, taller/shorter, older/younger). Molded with realistic features and in proportion they can be used across the curriculum. Largest character measures 3.94".