Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks
MA.5.MD. Measurement and Data
5.MD.C. Geometric measurement: Understand concepts of volume and relate volume to multiplication and to addition.
5.MD.C.3. Recognize volume as an attribute of solid figures and understand concepts of volume measurement.
5.MD.C.3.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.
5.MD.C.3.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.
5.MD.C.4. Measure volumes by counting unit cubes, using cubic cm, cubic in., cubic ft., and non-standard units.