These colorful magnetic sodium chloride ion models are hard to resist! With this model, students will:
- Discover the cubic nature of salt crystals
- Explore how the positive sodium and negative chloride ions form electrostatic bonds
- Examine the efficient lattice packing of the ions
- Investigate high melting temperature, brittleness, and cleavage planes
This engaging model is a valuable companion to the Water Kit©.
Learn more about the NaCl Lattice©