Volume of Rectangular Prisms and Composite Figures - 5th Grade Math

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This Volume of Rectangular Prisms Unit is the perfect way to teach math in a fun and engaging way. It is aligned to the 5th Grade Common Core Standards and has everything you will need to teach students about rectangular prims and the volume of compsite figures.

Volume Unit Standards:

  • 1-Dimensional, 2-Dimensional, and 3-Dimensional Figures
  • Volume of Solid Figures
  • Measuring Volume by Counting Unit Cubes or Using Formulas
  • Additive Volume of Composite Figures

The Unit Includes:

1. Unit Plan Suggestions

2. Volume of Rectangular Prisms PowerPoint Lesson

3. Interactive Notes {with visuals}

4. 4 Hands-On Volume Centers

5. Volume Sort and Practice

6. Volume of Composite Figures Color-by-Number

7. Additive Volume of Composite Figures: Scaffolded Practice (print and digital)

8. Hands-On Additive Volume Exploration

9. Deep Thinking Task Cards

10. Volume Assessment

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Take a look at my other fifth grade math lessons:

Decimals Bundle (NBT Standards)

Whole Number Division (NBT Standards)

Expressions, Variables, and Order of Operations (OA Standards)

Coordinate Planes and Numerical Patterns (OA Standards)

Line Plots


Geometry (G Standards)

Fractions Bundle

Fifth Grade Constructed Response Sheets

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Math Interactive Notebook Bundle

Math PowerPoint Lessons Bundle

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Total Pages
94 slides and 50+ pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Recognize volume as an attribute of solid figures and understand concepts of volume measurement.
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.
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.
Measure volumes by counting unit cubes, using cubic cm, cubic in, cubic ft, and improvised units.
Relate volume to the operations of multiplication and addition and solve real world and mathematical problems involving volume.


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