# Volume (Grade 5)

Videos and lessons to help Grade 5 students learn to recognize volume as an attribute of solid figures and understand concepts of volume measurement.

A. 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.

B. 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.

Common Core: 5.MD.3

__Suggested Learning Targets__

- I can identify volume as an attribute of a solid figure.
- I can recognize that a cube with a 1 unit side length is "one cubic unit" of volume.
- I can explain how to find volume of a figure.

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Common Core for Grade 5
More Lessons for Grade 5
Understand volume (5.MD.3)

In this lesson you will learn to identify the difference between a square unit and a cubic unit by analyzing dimensions.

Measuring Volume by Counting Unit Cubes (5.MD.3ab)

This video aligns with Common Core State Standard 5.MD.3ab: 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.

Measuring volume with unit cubes

How we measure volume

Volume

Introduction to Volume

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