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5th Grade: Volume of Irregular Shapes I - Unit Cubes

5th Grade: Volume of Irregular Shapes I - Unit Cubes
Product Description
Students can build these figures using unit cubes to reveal the "hidden" blocks. Great activity for centers or collaborative partner learning!

Standards addressed:

 Recognize volume as an attribute of solid figures and understand concepts of volume measurement MCC5.MD.3

a. A cube with side length 1 unit, called a “unit cube,” is said to have “one cubic unit” of volume, andcan be used to measure volume MCC5.MD.3a

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 MCC5.MD.3b

Measure volumes by counting unit cubes, using cubic cm, cubic in, cubic ft., and improvised units MCC5.MD.4
Total Pages
2 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
45 minutes
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