Demystify your fourth grade students and build their confidence as they approach multi-step, higher level word problems with 180 Days of Problem Solving. With the changes in mathematics, teachers need an easy-to-use classroom resource that goes beyond routine word problems so fourth grade students can gain a deeper understanding to advance to the next level. Each week students are introduced to a standards-aligned problem solving skill. Within each weekly thematic unit, students will explore visual representations, analyze different approaches, discover diverse ways to handle non-routine problems, and see how these skills apply in real-life situations. Aligned with national standards, 180 Days of Problem Solving prepares students for college and career readiness.