Math Unit 2 Prisms & Solids - Volume

Unit 2:     Prisms and Solids

            3-D Geometry and Measurement

 

Unit Focus:

  • Structure and volume of three-dimensional (3-D) shapes
  • Rectangular prisms and solids that are composed of rectangular prisms
  • Examine models and patterns of 3-D shapes
  • Develop strategies to find the total volume in cubic units
  • Apply formulas for volume:  Length x Width x Height

 

 

Mastery of multiplication facts will help students become fluent with volume computation.

 

 Websites:

 

Variety of math related games on “mathplayground”

 

https://www.mathplayground.com/grade_5_games.html

 

Volume You Tube Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gfhQDJYjqNQ

  

Volume

http://www.xpmath.com/forums/arcade.php?do=play&gameid=118

 

 

Understanding Volume

 

Volume of a Rectangular Prism  Video

 

Square Units and Cubic Units - What's the difference?

 

Find Volume by Counting Cubes 

 

Find Volume by Multiplying the Base X Height

 

Find the Volume of Two Rectangular Prisms


Find Volume by Multiplying Length X Width X Height 

More L X W X H 

 

Cubic Volume and Liquid Volume - What's the difference?