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46 resources with the concept covalent compounds

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Review of Ionic and Covalent Compounds and Transitioning from Ionic to Covalent Compounds

For Students 9th - 12th
Here is a unique assigment: compare and contrast ionic and covalent compounds in an extensive data table and then analyze Lewis dot structures in antoher. Three columns are to befilled in: "characteristic or feature," "applies to ionic...
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Properties of Ionic and Covalent Compounds

For Students 9th - 12th
Test six various reagents for their ability to conduct electricity. Cooperating chemists research whether each is ionic or covalent and discover the relationship between bonding and conductivity. This laboratory exercise would be an...
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Compounds and Their Bonds

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Flowing coherently, this slide show will take your chemistry aces from understanding simple covalent bonds, to naming binary and ternary compounds. Direct instruction and practice problems make this a complete lesson. Show these slides...
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Shapes of Molecules—Distortion from the Pure Geometry

For Students 6th - 12th
Ready to introduce the realities of molecular geometry to chemistry pupils? Use a logic-based interactive! Perfect as individual practice, the puzzles explore the bond angles and repulsions present in three common molecular shapes.
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Shapes of Molecules—Geometry of Central Atom

For Students 6th - 12th
How is a molecule's shape determined? Explore bond angles, lone pairs, and VSEPR theory through a logic-based activity. Chemists pull together information about the major molecular shapes, then use it to solve puzzles.
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Common Compounds

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
Can your young chemists identify the most commonly used chemicals in the lab? Introduce the class to the go-to substances in most middle and high school chemistry experiments with an interactive. The resource offers timely feedback as...
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Solution and Concentration: What Is in the Air I'm Breathing?

For Students 9th - Higher Ed Standards
What makes air fresh or not so fresh? The solution is solution chemistry! Explore homogeneous mixtures with a video from the JFR Science series. The narrator explains a variety of solution terms, how to classify solutions, and how people...
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Nature of Covalent Bonds

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Time for some class bonding! Learners explore the octet rule for creating covalent bonds. Using dot diagrams, the instructor illustrates covalent bonds within an element and shows an example of single, double, and triple bonds. 
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Giant Chemical Structures - Part 1

For Students 9th - 12th
Get them thinking big about chemistry! Young chemists learn about the large and elaborate structures created through covalent bonding in the fourth of a six-part video series regarding elements, mixtures, and compounds. The video covers...
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Redox Reactions

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
The breakdown of your breakfast and plants photosynthesizing all relate to the simple movement of electrons. Learn about the complex manner of redox reactions, where electrons move from one compound to another, changing and propelling...
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Covalent Bonds

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Share this video with your class and explore the conditions that make covalent bonding possible. Examining the complex series of attractive and repulsive forces that exist between atoms, this video explains how at just the right distance...
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Types of Solids

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Young chemists discover that all solids are not created equal with the help of this short instructional video. Taking a microscopic look at matter, students learn how to classify solids based on the type of bonds that are responsible for...
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Bond Types

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Bond some basic chemistry knowledge to the brains of your students with this short instructional video. After first identifying metals and non-metals on the period table, the presenter continues on to explain the types of materials...
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Naming Covalent Molecules

For Students 9th - 12th
On this single-page handout, careful chemists read about the system for naming covalent compounds. A chart of prefixes is provided, and exceptions to the rules are also given. At the bottom of the page are 11 molecules to practice...
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"Solutions" Worksheet

For Students 9th - 12th
Here is a nifty learning exercise for reviewing chemical solutions. Learners identify ionic and covalent compounds. They determine dissociation and write out net ionic equations. They calculate moles for aqueous solutions. They consult a...
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WS 4.2 Nomenclature

For Students 10th - 12th
In this nomenclature worksheet, students write the names of covalent and ionic compounds as well as write the formulas when given the names. They also write the names of acids given the formulas and write the formulas when given the names.
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Electronegativities of Elements

For Teachers 10th - 12th
In this elements worksheet, students use a table showing the electronegativity values of elements to characterize compounds as ionic or covalent. This worksheet has 14 fill in the blank questions.
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Physical Science Quiz

For Students 8th - 11th
Test your class with a physical science quiz. Learners explain chemical processes, name compounds, write formulas for chemical compounds, balance equations, and more. 
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Bonds and Compounds

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
The name of a chemical compound provides a lot of critical information. Learners explore the different naming conventions for naming ionic and covalent compounds as a part of the Chemistry PowerPoints series. They practice with a variety...
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Ionic vs. Covalent Compounds Lab

For Students 9th - 12th
In this ionic and covalent compound worksheet, high schoolers investigate the properties of three unknown substances in order to determine if they are ionic or covalent compounds. They write conclusions about their results.
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Covalent Compounds

For Students 9th - 12th
In this covalent compounds activity, students answer 8 questions about bonding in covalent compounds, covalent bonds, and diatomic molecules. Students draw 2 dot diagrams showing covalent bonding. They answer 4 questions about bacteria...
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Homework: Naming Ionic and Covalent Compounds

For Students 9th - 12th
In this naming ionic and covalent compounds learning exercise, students name 10 chemical compounds given their formulas. They also write the formulas for 10 compounds given their chemical names.
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Review Sheet for Covalent Compound Quiz

For Students 9th - 12th
In this covalent compounds worksheet, students name 6 compounds given their chemical formulas, they write the formulas for 6 compounds given their chemical names and they answer questions about boiling points and solubility. They write...
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More Mixed Naming Fun!

For Students 9th - 12th
In this naming compounds worksheet, students write the chemical names of 10 ionic or covalent compounds. They also write the chemical formula for 10 ionic or covalent compounds.