Resource Links

New Zealand Blood Service has researched a range of useful resources to support teachers in using blood donation as a context for learning. 

The search returned 52 results.

About bleeding disorders

16/07/0014

General information about hemophilia and other bleeding disorders. Look under "About Bleeding Disorders".

Learning area: Health and Physical Education, Science, Social Studies, English
Year: Year 10, Year 9
Medium: Website
Source: World Federation of Hemophilia

Link: http://www.wfh.org

About blood types

14/07/2016

Website for the Canadian Blood Services. Includes information about the different blood types and blood donation facts. Includes a world map of blood types (although New Zealand is not included).Also includes a resource centre which links to information about various subjects.

Learning area: Health and Physical Education, Science, Social Studies, English
Year: Year 10, Year 11, Year 12, Year 13, Year 9
Medium: Website
Source: Canadian Blood Services

Link: https://www.blood.ca/en/blood/facts-about-whole-blood

ASH image bank

14/07/2016

Collection of blood images for educational use.

Learning area: Health and Physical Education, Science, Social Studies, English
Year: Year 10, Year 11, Year 12, Year 13, Year 9
Medium: Graphic images
Source: American Society of Hematology

Link: http://imagebank.hematology.org/search-results?q=blood

Blood - We can't live without it!

14/07/2016

Website including information about what's in blood, blood types, blood transfusions.

Learning area: Health and Physical Education, Mathematics and Statistics, Science, Social Studies, Technology, English
Year: Year 10, Year 11, Year 12, Year 13, Year 9
Medium: Website
Source: Women's and Children's Health Network

Link: http://www.cyh.com/HealthTopics/HealthTopicDetailsKids.aspx?p=335&np=152&id=2250

Blood and organ donation

14/07/2016

Information about blood and organ donation in the UK. Includes bone marrow donation video, information about donating blood, and an interactive timeline of the history of donation.

Learning area: Health and Physical Education, Science, Social Studies, Technology, English
Year: Year 10, Year 11, Year 12, Year 13, Year 9
Medium: Website
Source: NHS Choices

Link: https://www.organdonation.nhs.uk/