Looking for the best mechanical pencil for your kids to use at school?
Adult’s mechanical pencils tend to have slender barrels, relatively small lead diameter, and retractable or fixed lead sleeves which are great for straight edges but not that practicable for younger children.
This guide explains what to look for when choosing your kid’s mechanical pencil and recommends what we think are 6 of the best mechanical pencils for children.
If you are unsure if you need a wooden or mechanical pencil, then look at Wooden Pencils Vs. Mechanical Pencils for more information.