Ions and Ionic Compounds [Puzzle Pieces]

Activity for for intermediate high school chemistry.

Ion shapes designed for cutting out and laminating. Shapes include name and symbol of each ion.

Students use the cut-out shapes to help them determine the correct chemical formula for ionic compounds.

Includes 59 of the most common monatomic and polyatomic ions.

Tip: Get student volunteers to do the cutting out for you ;-)

This resource is aligned to the Australian Year 9 Chemistry curriculum, but would be useful for other curriculums as well.

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Created: May 20, 2017

Updated: May 26, 2018


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