An Introduction To Volume


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This lesson is designed to teach students about volume using a variety of containers. In it, students discover volume by learning its definition, counting cubic units, using multiplication, and discovering the formula for finding volume. They also apply this skill to real-world problems by calculating the cost-per-unit on different brands of popcorn and comparing them to discover which brand is most cost effective.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: PS/Pre-K to 12

    Topics: Mathematics, Area & Volume, Current Science, Professional Development, Measurement & Tools

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    Tool for: Students, Teachers