The Melissa & Doug Countries of the World Write-a-Mat is a double-sided activity placemat that helps kids learn in an engaging hands-on, write-on way! Use either #2 pencils or write-on/wipe-off crayons to make it easy to use again and again as your child masters world geography. The countries of the world fill a full-color map on one side; on the other side, a blank map to complete w/ the country names which are listed along the bottom. It's the perfect learning tool and on-the-go entertainment for waiting rooms, restaurants, and travel days. Dimensions: 17.25"L x 11.25"W. Ages 8 years and up.