# Volume of Rectangular Prisms Game: Find the Missing Dimensions: 5th Grade Game

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What is the missing dimension? .....Volume of Rectangular Prisms Game: Are you working with your students on the following standard: 5.MD.C.5 "Apply the formulas V = l × w × h and V = b × h for rectangular prisms to find volumes of right rectangular prisms ." If so, using this game is a great way to reinforce the standard.

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You can now buy this game in a bundled pack of math games by clicking HERE.
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How does the game work? Students will roll, solve, and then go. On a student's turn, they will roll the dice one time. They will then move that many spaces. They will find the missing dimension for the place they land. Depending on the spot where they land, students will find:

■ the volume based on the dimensions given for length, width, and height
■ the missing measurement when given 2 of the 3 measurements for L,W, and H,
and they are also given the volume. For example, they might be told the Length
and Width, and Volume and then they need to calculate to find the Height.
■ the area of the base of the rectangular prism
■ the volume of a cube based on being given only one of the L,W, or H

Their partner will check the answer using the key. If they get it right, they get to stay where they are. If they miss it, they move back 1 space. The first one to the end wins the game.

**Please, ... if you are unsure about anything with the game or you have questions, I would appreciate if you send me a message before purchasing. I want you to be happy with the activity. :-) Thank you.**

NOTE: This is a black/white game with black line graphics. There is NOT a color copy included. When I created this for my own class, I decided to make something that took few copies, something that would save my ink, something that had easy directions, and was very little prep work. :-)

This volume game will work perfectly as a math center during math rotations.

Please look closely at the thumbnails and preview to make sure the fractions I chose will work for you.

For this game, you will need a dice, game markers, the game board, the answer key, and notebook paper.

Your students are sure to have fun as they play.

PLEASE... if you ever see that I made a mistake or an error on the answer key, please allow me a chance to get it corrected for you. I can usually do so very quickly. I have two sets of eyes look at everything, but we might miss something here or there. Not much, but it can happen. Thank you ahead of time! It is greatly appreciated. Just send me a message on my Q and A, and I will get it taken care of.

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For more creative lesson ideas, click on 'elementary lesson plans' by my picture above.
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