# Lesson Guide in Elementary Mathematics Grade 5 – Measurement: Volume

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Published on 2011 September 28th

Description
This learning material discusses the units of measure used and how this units are converted from a larger to a smaller unit for measuring the volume of cubes and rectangular prisms.
Objective
Identify the unit of measure used for measuring the volume of cube/rectangular prism.
Write the correct unit of measure used for measuring the volume of cube/rectangular prism and derive a formula for finding its measure.
Convert one cubic unit of measure to a larger or smaller unit.
Manifest the value of measuring accurately.

#### Curriculum Information

 Education Type K to 12 Grade Level Grade 5 Learning Area Mathematics Content/Topic Measurement Intended Users Educators Competencies Visualizes the volume of a cube and rectangular prism Names the appropriate unit of measure used for measuring the volume of a cube and a rectangle prism Finds the volume of a given cube and rectangular prism using cu cm and cu m Estimates and uses appropriate units of measure for volume Solves routine and nonroutine problems involving volume of a cube and rectangular prism in reallife situations using appropriate strategies and tools Creates problems with reasonable answers involving volume of a cube and rectangular prism in reallife situations Solves routine and nonroutine problems involving temperature in reallife situations