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Learning objects Electrons in atoms and molecules

TLF ID M019537

This is an interactive resource about how the interactions of electrons with matter are central to many technologies from transistors, diodes, and smoke detectors to sophisticated imaging, lasers, and quantum computing. Students explore electron cloud models of atoms involved in covalent bonding and ionisation and relate polarity to chemical properties.

Educational details

Educational value
  • This is a useful resource for the senior secondary chemistry curriculum. It is particularly relevant for the units referring to the property and structure of atoms, and molecular interactions.
Year level

11; 12

Learning area
  • Science

Other details

  • Contributor
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
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  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
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  • Copyright Holder
  • Name: The Concord Consortium
  • Organization: The Concord Consortium
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  • Publisher
  • Name: The Concord Consortium
  • Organization: The Concord Consortium
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  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
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Learning Resource Type
  • Interactive
  • © 2015 The Concord Consortium. This resource may be used freely for non-commercial educational purposes, provided that the source is acknowledged.