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.

HeartKids

20/06/2017

Information and support for kids, teens and families born with heart conditions.

Learning area: Health and Physical Education, Social Science
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: Heart Kids NZ

Link: https://heartkids.org.nz/resources

HemoAction! Your hemophilia adventure

19/06/2017

Games about hemophilia for younger students.

Learning area: Health and Physical Education, Science, Social Science, English
Year: Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6, Year 7, Year 8
Medium: Video ,
Website
Source: World Federation of Hemophilia

Link: http://www.hemoaction.org/

High blood pressure

19/06/2017

General information and helpful diagrams about high blood pressure.

Learning area: Science, Health and Physical Education, English, Social Science
Year: Year 9, Year 10, Year 11, Year 12, Year 13
Medium: Information sheets
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Link: https://www.cdc.gov/bloodpressure/

History of blood transfusion (US)

13/06/2017

A pictorial timeline of blood transfusion in the United States.

Learning area: English, Science, Social Science
Year: Year 7, Year 8, Year 9, Year 10, Year 11, Year 12, Year 13
Medium: Website
Source: American Red Cross

Link: http://www.redcrossblood.org/learn-about-blood/blood-transfusions/history-blood-transfusions#1800

History of organ and blood donation (UK)

13/06/2017

A timeline showing the history of the National Blood Service in the United Kingdom.

Learning area: English, Social Science, Science
Year: Year 6, Year 7, Year 8, Year 9, Year 10
Medium: Website
Source: NHS Blood and Transplant

Link: http://www.nhsbt.nhs.uk/who-we-are/history/