Volume Formula For Rectangular Prisms

Make Connections

Performance Task

Ways of Thinking: Make Connections

  • Take notes about your classmates’ methods for finding the volume of a cube and a rectangular prism.

Hint:

As your classmates present, ask questions such as:

  • What problems did you encounter in finding the volume?
  • What knowledge of multiplying fractions did you use?
  • Did you make an estimate of the volume first? How did you make your estimate?
  • How did the Cube Builder help you?
  • How do you know your answer is correct?