Common Core State Standards

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

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.

11 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments

Volume Vocabulary Poster

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

1 page Grades: 5 - 6

Number Talks - Volume Task Cards

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

26 pages Grades: 5 - 6

Volume Worksheet

A worksheet to use when exploring the concept of volume.

2 pages Grade: 5

Measuring Volume Worksheet

A worksheet to use when exploring the concept of volume.

2 pages Grade: 5

Geometry Word Wall Vocabulary

A geometry word wall to teach your students the associated vocabulary.

2 pages Grades: 4 - 7

Nets of 3-D Figures

Printable nets of 3-D figures.

13 pages Grades: 5 - 6

Measuring Volume with Informal Units Unit Plan

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

8 pages Grade: 5

Assessment - Measuring Volume with Informal Units

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

4 pages Grade: 5 30 mins

Revision of Volume

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

Grade: 5 60 mins

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.

8 pages Grade: 5 60 mins

Measuring Volume

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

4 pages Grade: 5 60 mins