Take the mystery out of multi-step, higher-level problems with 180 Days of Problem Solving. With the changes in math standards, teachers need an easy-to-use classroom resource to equip them with lessons and strategies to delve deeper so students gain a better understanding of how these skills apply in real-life situations. Take students on a year-long problem solving adventure with daily activities that focuses on the skills third grade students need to know to advance to the next level. This powerful resource offers purposeful practice that goes beyond routine word problems to strengthen critical thinking and reasoning skills. Weekly thematic units hone in on a standards-based skill. Throughout the week, students will explore visual representations, analyze different approaches, and practice non-routine problems. Aligned with national standards, 180 Days of Problem Solving readies students for college and career readiness.