Children will be able to construct and build a wide variety of interesting models and designs using this set of construction straws. These flexible, plastic, construction straws each measure 20cm in length. The set includes over 400 pieces of flexible plastic straws and connectors. The set is packed into a handy storage box. Construction resources help to promote a variety of cognitive and physical skills. They encourage problem solving and logical thinking to solve issues such as balancing blocks, where the next piece goes and how to make the structure that they want to build. Team work is also a key feature in the use of construction resources. Children can work together to design and build intricate and thoughtful structures using their creativity, imagination and logical thinking. Social, communication and language skills are all improved through playing with construction resources. Children build perseverance as they build their constructions. Play encourages creativity, imagination, perseverance and the development of language and social skills. Children become more confident and develop a stronger sense of identity through play.