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Homeschool Learning Network: Surface Area and Volume II
An instructional page introduces how to find the volume of a wedge, that is, a right triangular prism. It also describes the process for calculating the volume for compound solids. Three practice problems are included, as well as a...
7th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Find the Volume of a Rectangular Prism by Developing a Formula
Find out how many unit boxes can fit into a moving truck, while practicing volume with this second video in a series of three. Watch how the truck is divided into sections, allowing your learners to visualize why they multiply length,...
5 mins 5th - 7th Math CCSS: Designed
Find the Volume of a Rectangular Prism with Fractional Edge Lengths
Practice volume by calculating the dimensions of a prism using fractional lengths. The final video in a series of three, shows how fractional lengths can combine to make whole units. Does not show how to use dimensions with volume formula.
3 mins 5th - 7th Math CCSS: Designed
New Review Blow the Roof Off!
Blow the minds of young scientists with this collection of inquiry-based investigations. Based on a series of eight videos, these "hands-on, minds-on" science lessons engage young learners in exploring a wide range of topics from making...
3rd - 8th Science CCSS: Adaptable
New Review To Honor & Comfort Native Quilting Traditions
"Native American history leaps boldly off the colorful quilts and patchwork designs." Learners discuss Native American identity and symbolism by reading about a variety of Native quilters and their unique art process, and participate in...
4th - 8th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
The Open Box - An Exploration of Maximum Volume
Students explore the concept of volume. In this volume lesson plan, students try to maximize the volume of a box using their Ti-Nspire. Students graph the function representing the volume of the box and determine what dimensions yield...
9th - 12th Math
Maximizing a Paper Cone's Volume
In this Algebra II/Geometry lesson, young scholars investigate the problem of maximizing the volume of a cone. They build concrete models and calculate the volume. Pupils use technology to construct, gather data, and determine the sector...
10th - 11th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Performing Arithmetic Calculations on Units of Volume
Describe the process used to perform mathematic calculation on units of volume with this video. Sal clarifies what units of volume are, and then he demonstrates how to perform calculations using ounces, pints, quarts, and gallons.
5 mins 5th - 7th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Which container holds a larger amount of popcorn?
What does popcorn have to do with math? Seventh grade mathematicians are provided an opportunity to develop a conceptual understanding of the formula for volume and to use it as a tool to solve problems. The lesson plan begins with a...
6th - 7th Math
Organic Molecules Detected on Distant Planet!
Here is a planet worksheet in which learners read about organic molecules detected through spectral lines of the planet Osiris. They calculate the mass, the volume and the densities of common ingredients for planets including Osiris and...
7th - 9th Science
Compare and Convert Metric Units of Volume
Learners will walk away with a deeper understanding of how kiloliters, liters, centiliters, and milliliters compare after this lesson, the last in a five-part series. The term conversion is reviewed, along with units and conversions for...
6 mins 3rd - 5th Math CCSS: Designed