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Arithmetic Warm Up

Number Sense


Volume = the amount of space a 3D shape takes up.


We calculate volume by multiplying the height x width x depth and answers are given in cm cubed.

Watch the video below to help you understand how to calculate the volume of a 3D shape.


Today's lesson will focus on calculating the volume of cubes and cuboids.




Can you calculate the volume of these cuboids?

You have an open ended investigation to complete for today's lesson.