180 Days of Writing is an easy-to-use resource that provides teachers and parents with daily practice activities for fifth-grade students to build writing and grammar skills. Students interact with mentor texts and then apply their learning by writing opinion/argument, informative/explanatory, and narrative pieces. This excellent classroom resource features: 18 theme-based, two-week units—each aligned to one writing standard. A framework for students to practice steps of the writing process: prewriting, drafting, revising, editing, and publishing. Versatile daily practice pages that are easy to prepare and implement. Genre-specific rubrics that provide authentic assessment to help differentiate instruction. Digital resources including assessment-analysis tools. Correlated to College and Career Readiness and other state standards.