Teachers recommend Fiskars brand scissors because they are designed to meet the specific needs of each age level, so kids of any age can make frustration-free cuts safely and successfully. Features a safety edge blade with a safer blade angle that delivers high quality cutting. The smooth and shiny, large antimicrobial handle loops inhibit bacterial growth and help prevent product deterioration while providing comfort and control. Accommodates left- or right-handed users. Ages 4 and up.