5.MD.C.5 Lesson Plans

CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.5.MD.C.5

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"Relate volume to the operations of multiplication and addition and solve real world and mathematical problems involving volume."

These lesson plans can help students practice this Common Core State Standards skill.

Lesson Plans

Volume and a Building
Lesson plan
Volume and a Building
Students will apply the formula V = l × w × h to find the volume for rectangular prisms in the context of solving real-world problems.
5th grade
Math
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Volume and Rectangular Prisms
Lesson plan
Volume and Rectangular Prisms
Students will find volume for rectangular prisms by applying the formulas V = l × w × h and V = b × h.
5th grade
Math
Lesson plan
Calculating Volume Using the Formula (L x W x H)
Lesson plan
Calculating Volume Using the Formula (L x W x H)
Students will begin to calculate volume of different rectangular prisms using base ten cubes and then transition to using the formula V = L x W x H. Students will then practice using the legendary fifth grade activity, Cootie Catchers.
5th grade
Math
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Volume as Additive: Create a Hamster Mansion
Lesson plan
Volume as Additive: Create a Hamster Mansion
Students will practice calculating volume as an additive property by making mock hamster mansions from boxes. Groups will calculate the volume of living space that they designed for their hamster in cm³ and document their work.
5th grade
Math
Lesson plan
Various Volumes Solution
Lesson plan
Various Volumes Solution
Strengthen your students' understanding of cubic units and volume! They'll solve a realistic problem and explain key ideas about volume. Use this lesson on its own or use it as support for the lesson Volume and a Building.
5th grade
Math
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