Transition metals and coloured complexes
Lesson slides created for IB but could also be modified easily to A level. Slides clearly explain why the d sublevel splits and how this creates coloured compounds. Extension into crystal field theory for IB with spin-free or spin-paired configurations and resultant effect on magnetic properties. Scaffolded worksheet allows students to record key points of learning from lesson.
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Created: Oct 30, 2016

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