Common Core State Standards

CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.5.MD.C.3.A

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.

10 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
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    Volume Vocabulary Poster

    A poster that explains the concept of volume and lists associated vocabulary.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 5 - 6
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    Number Talks - Volume Task Cards

    Build number sense skills with this set of 26 task cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 26 pages Grades: 5 - 6
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    Volume Worksheet

    A worksheet to use when exploring the concept of volume.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Grade: 5
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    Measuring Volume Worksheet

    A worksheet to use when exploring the concept of volume.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Grade: 5
  • Preview image for Nets of 3-D Figures - teaching resource

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    Nets of 3-D Figures

    Printable nets of 3-D figures.

    Teach Starter Publishing 13 pages Grades: 5 - 6
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    Measuring Volume with Informal Units Unit Plan

    This Mathematics unit addresses the concept of measuring, comparing and ordering volume using informal units.

    Teach Starter Publishing 8 pages Grade: 5
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    Assessment - Measuring Volume with Informal Units

    A 30 minute assessment in which students will demonstrate their knowledge and understanding volume.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Grade: 5 30 mins
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    Revision of Volume

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will revise and consolidate the concept of volume.

    Teach Starter Publishing Grade: 5 60 mins
  • Preview image for Volume Investigation - The Land of Cubes - lesson plan

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    Volume Investigation - The Land of Cubes

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will apply knowledge and understanding of volume to a real-world context.

    Teach Starter Publishing 8 pages Grade: 5 60 mins
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    Measuring Volume

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will measure volumes of 3D objects using informal units.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Grade: 5 60 mins