Chemical Bonds: Covalent and Ionic Bonding

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Get back to bonding basics. Science scholars get a chance to show what they know using a simple interactive. Pupils create models of covalent and ionic bonds before answering questions about each interaction. The resource includes a discussion question to test their understanding of the stability of noble gases.

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Instructional Ideas
  • Use the Challenge Me questions as a formative check
  • Have the class draw the ionic and covalent compounds they make and explain what is happening in each
Classroom Considerations
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  • The interactive is appropriate for middle and high school science students
Pros
  • Interactive works smoothly and is easy to manipulate
  • Resource includes video tutorial links to help with mastery of ionic bonding
Cons
  • None