The Pencil Grip Standard is the number one grip recommended by Doctors, Teachers and Occupational Therapists for children and adults. The pencil grip standard is the original ergonomic writing aid and it continues to set the standard. The pencil grip increases comfort, teachers the proper hand positioning and improves control. Its ergonomic design also provides relief for hand fatigue and pain. Caters for left and right handers as you simply place your thumb on the R or L on the grip and the fingers naturally fall into place.