Students will be able to
- define and describe covalent bonding between atoms of nonmetals,
- describe and explain single, double, and triple covalent bonds,
- show covalent bonding using dot-and-cross diagrams,
- identify the number of covalent bonds from dot-and-cross diagrams,
- describe the role of electrons in the creation of covalent bonds,
- explain how a full outer shell affects reactivity,
- give nonmetal oxides as examples of covalent compounds.