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 77 results.

Blood donation stories

14/07/2016

Real stories about people who have needed blood donations – videos and text.

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

Link: http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Blood-donation/Pages/Mikesstory.aspx

Blood donation video

14/07/2016

A video about why people choose to donate.

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

Link: http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Blood-donation/Pages/Video.aspx

Blood groups, blood typing and blood transfusions

14/07/2016

Information about blood types, blood groups and transfusions.

Learning area: Science, Health and Physical Education
Year: Year 7, Year 8, Year 9, Year 10, Year 11, Year 12, Year 13
Medium: Website
Source: Nobelprize.org

Link: http://www.nobelprize.org/educational/medicine/landsteiner/readmore.html

Blood is remarkable, and vital to all of us

08/06/2012

A website with information about blood, blood donations and transfusions.

Learning area: English, Science, Social Science, Health and Physical Education
Year: Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6, Year 7, Year 8, Year 9, Year 10, Year 11, Year 12, Year 13
Medium: Website
Source: America's Blood Centers

Link: http://www.americasblood.org/about-blood.aspx

Blood mystery solved: Two new blood types identified

13/06/2012

You probably know your blood type: A, B, AB or O. You may even know if you’re Rhesus positive or negative. But how about the Langereis blood type? Or the Junior blood type? Positive or negative? Most people have never even heard of these.

Learning area: Science, Health and Physical Education, English, Social Science
Year: Year 11, Year 12, Year 13
Medium: Articles ,
News
Source: Science Daily

Link: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/02/120223183819.htm