Great for use in preschool classroom in a horse ranch dramatic play setting. Aids a pre-k child in their language development and communication domain. Incorporates emergent literacy and helps a child’s ability to recognize print, photos, pictures. Was implemented in a pre-k classroom's horse ranch dramatic play setting and was successful. Children were engaged and enjoyed grooming the play stick horses with brushes that were provided in the horses' makeshifts stables. They were able to refer to the grooming guide sheet and teach others how to groom the horses as well.