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Measure volumes by counting unit cubes, using cubic cm, cubic in, cubic ft, and improvised units.

 
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Discovering Volume (Part 1)

5th Grade Math » Unit: Shapes & Their Attributes (Geometry)
5th Grade Math » Unit: Shapes & Their Attributes (Geometry)
Julie Kelley
Tyngsborough, MA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Students work with manipulatives to make discoveries about volume.

 
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Design a Cereal Box: Volume

5th Grade Math » Unit: Measurement
5th Grade Math » Unit: Measurement
Jessica Field
Kenansville, NC
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Students create and measure cereal boxes in order to determine volume to solve a real world manufacturing problem.

 
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cerealboxvolumeclipart
   

Volume Word Problems

5th Grade Math » Unit: Shapes & Their Attributes (Geometry)
5th Grade Math » Unit: Shapes & Their Attributes (Geometry)
Julie Kelley
Tyngsborough, MA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Word problems are challenging to solve, to create, and to teach. In this lesson, students solve word problems involving volume of prisms.

 
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Apartment Building

5th Grade Math » Unit: Test Prep
5th Grade Math » Unit: Test Prep
Jessica Field
Kenansville, NC
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Determine which student's model has the building with the greatest volume.

 
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apartment building
   

Volume as Addition

5th Grade Math » Unit: Volume
5th Grade Math » Unit: Volume
Erin Doughty
Grand Rapids, MI
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Slicing up Volume one layer at a time!

 
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volume addition
   

Volume Task 1

5th Grade Math » Unit: Volume
5th Grade Math » Unit: Volume
Erin Doughty
Grand Rapids, MI
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Boxing the boxes!

 
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box
   

Making Sense of the Formula

5th Grade Math » Unit: Volume
5th Grade Math » Unit: Volume
Erin Doughty
Grand Rapids, MI
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Now I see you!

 
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hidden
   

Measure Me: Volume (Day 1)

5th Grade Math » Unit: Measurement
5th Grade Math » Unit: Measurement
Jessica Field
Kenansville, NC
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Grade 5, Critical Area #3 states that students decompose three-dimensional shapes and find volumes of right rectangular prisms by viewing them as decomposed into layers of arrays of cubes.

 
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soccer
   

Volume of Multiple Objects

5th Grade Math » Unit: Volume
5th Grade Math » Unit: Volume
Erin Doughty
Grand Rapids, MI
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Will it all fit?

 
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books
   

Volume Review

5th Grade Math » Unit: Volume
5th Grade Math » Unit: Volume
Erin Doughty
Grand Rapids, MI
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

I got this!

 
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The Unit Cube

5th Grade Math » Unit: Volume
5th Grade Math » Unit: Volume
Erin Doughty
Grand Rapids, MI
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

It's about to get dicey!

 
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dice
   

Multiply Me: Volume (Day 2)

5th Grade Math » Unit: Measurement
5th Grade Math » Unit: Measurement
Jessica Field
Kenansville, NC
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Does your mom or sister have a jewelry box? Find out how much jewelry it can hold!

 
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Volume as Multiplication

5th Grade Math » Unit: Volume
5th Grade Math » Unit: Volume
Erin Doughty
Grand Rapids, MI
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Layer it up!

 
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layers
Common Core Math
 
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