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- 5.MD.C.3Recognize volume as an attribute of solid figures and understand concepts of volume measurement.
- 5.MD.C.4Measure volumes by counting unit cubes, using cubic cm, cubic in, cubic ft, and improvised units.
- 5.MD.C.5Relate volume to the operations of multiplication and addition and solve real world and mathematical problems involving volume.

Discovering Volume (Part 1)

5th Grade Math

» Unit:

Shapes & Their Attributes (Geometry)

Big Idea:Students work with manipulatives to make discoveries about volume.

Geometry Scavenger Hunt - Basic Shapes

5th Grade Math

» Unit:

Geometry

Big Idea:You only need to open your eyes to discover geometry is everywhere!

Design a Cereal Box: Volume

5th Grade Math

» Unit:

Measurement

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

Discovering Volume (Part 2)

5th Grade Math

» Unit:

Shapes & Their Attributes (Geometry)

Big Idea:Students build a conceptual understanding of volume by using cubes to support their thinking.

Volume - Building and Measuring

5th Grade Math

» Unit:

Geometry

Big Idea:Volume - Build it , Measure it!

Perimeter Introduction and Exploration

5th Grade Math

» Unit:

Measurement

Big Idea:When dimensions change the perimeter, and area, can remain the same!

Attributes of Solid Figures

5th Grade Math

» Unit:

Volume

Big Idea:No mystery involved here!

Perfect Packing - Volume Day 2

5th Grade Math

» Unit:

Measurement

Big Idea:Pack the boxes perfectly, so nothing will leak!

Volume Review

5th Grade Math

» Unit:

Volume

Big Idea:I got this!

Practice with Solid Figures

5th Grade Math

» Unit:

Volume

Big Idea:Open Says A Me!

Fixed Volume

5th Grade Math

» Unit:

Volume

Big Idea:Beans, beans, the magical volume tool.

5.MD.C.3a

A cube with side length 1 unit, called a “unit cube,” is said to have “one cubic unit” of volume, and can be used to measure volume.

5.MD.C.3b

A solid figure which can be packed without gaps or overlaps using n unit cubes is said to have a volume of n cubic units.