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Volume and Rectangular Prisms
Volume and Rectangular Prisms
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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
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Calculating Volume Using the Formula (L x W x H)
Calculating Volume Using the Formula (L x W x H)
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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
Volume as Additive: Create a Hamster Mansion
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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
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What is Volume?
What is Volume?
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What is Volume?
In this lesson, students will recognize volume as an attribute of solid figures and learn to calculate volume by counting cubes. This is a great introduction to the formula V = L x W x H.
5th grade
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Volume and a Building
Volume and a Building
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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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Solving Word Problems Involving Mass and Volume
Solving Word Problems Involving Mass and Volume
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Solving Word Problems Involving Mass and Volume
Students will become more familiar with common metric measurements when working with mass and volume. In this lesson, kids tackle three worksheets to practice solving one-step metric unit word problems.
3rd grade
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Estimating Measurements of Mass and Volume Using Metric Units
Estimating Measurements of Mass and Volume Using Metric Units
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Estimating Measurements of Mass and Volume Using Metric Units
Students will become more familiar with common metric measurements by matching everyday objects with the metric mass and volume units they would use to measure them.
3rd grade
Math
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Various Volumes Solution
Various Volumes Solution
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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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A Liter Please
A Liter Please
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A Liter Please
This lesson introduces students to measuring and estimating liquid volume, using liters (l) as the standard unit of measurement.
3rd grade
Math
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Which Unit of Measurement?
Which Unit of Measurement?
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Which Unit of Measurement?
Get your students explaining estimations and measurements of liquid volumes and masses of objects! Use this lesson independently or alongside *Estimating Measurements of Mass and Volume Using Metric Units.*
3rd grade
Math
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Comparing Containers
Comparing Containers
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Comparing Containers
In this highly engaging lesson plan, your students will have a chance to compare volume using water play. Can be used as a stand-alone or support lesson for the **Which Holds More?** lesson plan.
Preschool
Math
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Exploring Capacity
Exploring Capacity
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Exploring Capacity
Use this lesson to introduce the concepts of capacity and volume with young learners. This hands on lesson can be used as a scaffolded pre-lesson to Capacity Comparison.
2nd grade
Math
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Subtracting Decimals: Presidential Problems at the Pizza Place
Subtracting Decimals: Presidential Problems at the Pizza Place
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Subtracting Decimals: Presidential Problems at the Pizza Place
Students will practice subtracting decimal numbers by calculating the total of prominent political figures’ meals at a pizzeria. Then, students can create and solve their own word problems using the menu on the activity.
5th grade
Math
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Converting Metric Measurement in Word Problems
Converting Metric Measurement in Word Problems
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Converting Metric Measurement in Word Problems
Students will learn to convert metric units by applying concepts in word problems. Exercises and worksheets incorporate length (meters), and optional practice offers more instructions on mass (grams) and volume (liters).
4th grade
Math
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Fifth Grade Daily Sub Plan Day 3
Fifth Grade Daily Sub Plan Day 3
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Fifth Grade Daily Sub Plan Day 3
Substitutes can keep your students learning in your absence by using these engaging lessons, worksheets, and activities. In this one-day sub plan, students will measure volume, consider facts and opinions, and write an opinion piece.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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Perimeter of Play
Perimeter of Play
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Perimeter of Play
Practice calculating perimeter with the placement of carnival-themed games with given rectangular dimensions. Your students will use grid paper to determine the location of all the games they choose to make the perfect carnival.
4th grade
Math
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The Real Deal
The Real Deal
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The Real Deal
Teach your youngsters the art of savvy shopping with this neat lesson on calculating price per item. After doing some division problems to compare the values of different products, students put their skills to the test with fun worksheets.
3rd grade
Math
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Captions for Illustrations
Captions for Illustrations
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Captions for Illustrations
Use this lesson to help your ELs learn about the components that make a good caption for an illustration. This lesson can stand alone or be used as a pre-lesson for the *Caption Illustration! Say It With A Drawing* lesson.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Gratitude for Differences
Gratitude for Differences
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Gratitude for Differences
In this lesson, students will discuss similarities and differences in a fish bowl activity. They will also learn tools to practice gratitude for each other's differences and similarities.
Kindergarten
Social emotional
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Fishing For Letters
Fishing For Letters
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Fishing For Letters
Fishing for new ways to review letters? Let your preschoolers cast a line to catch an uppercase fish and return it to the corresponding lowercase fishbowl.
Preschool
Reading & Writing
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Hunting for Contractions
Hunting for Contractions
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Hunting for Contractions
Some people hunt animals, while some hunt for treasure. We are going on a contraction hunt! Use this lesson to teach your students to find words in context that can form contractions.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Tools for Resilience
Tools for Resilience
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Tools for Resilience
Mindfulness, healthy eating, and regular exercise are all tools for resilience. In this lesson, students will learn about tools that can help them to build greater resilience and ease in their lives.
4th grade
Social emotional
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What's For Breakfast?
What's For Breakfast?
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What's For Breakfast?
Teach your class to develop strong inferencing skills by focusing on clues and hard evidence. In this lesson, students will play a game of “What’s for Breakfast?” to help them link context clues with word meaning.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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Hunting for Numbers
Hunting for Numbers
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Hunting for Numbers
Using this hands-on play focused lesson plan, your students will love practicing their counting skills to 20. Can be used as a stand alone or support lesson for the **Name that Number Bingo** lesson plan.
Kindergarten
Math
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Searching for Suffixes
Searching for Suffixes
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Searching for Suffixes
Invite your students to join the search for suffixes! In this lesson students will locate similar words that have gone through a suffix transformation. In addition to the mechanics, students will explore the meaning behind each word!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
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