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, 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 the Common Core and other state standards.