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.

Matching blood groups

20/06/2017

Information on blood compatibility testing performed before you receive a transfusion.

Learning area: Health and Physical Education
Year: Year 7, Year 8, Year 9, Year 10, Year 11, Year 12, Year 13
Medium: Website
Source: Australian Red Cross Blood Service

Link: http://www.mytransfusion.com.au/about-blood/matching-blood-groups

Models of the Heart

14/07/2016

A teaching activity about how the heart works.
NoS achievement aims – Communicating in science.
Contextual strand - The Living World

Learning area: Science, Health and Physical Education
Year: Year 9, Year 10, Year 11, Year 12
Medium: Information sheets ,
Teacher notes ,
Website
Source: TKI Science Online

Link: http://scienceonline.tki.org.nz/Nature-of-science/Nature-of-Science-Teaching-Activities/Models-of-the-heart

My blood, your blood website

03/07/2012

A programme of resources available for teachers. Two levels are available - Elementary School (years 1-6), and Middle and High School (years 7-13)
Each level includes:
Video
Teacher's Guides
Posters
Other resources

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

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

My Transfusion

20/06/2017

Information about blood transfusions, blood, and patient stories.

Learning area: Health and Physical Education, Social Science
Year: Year 7, Year 8, Year 9, Year 10, Year 11, Year 12, Year 13
Medium: Website
Source: Australian Red Cross Blood Service

Link: http://mytransfusion.com.au/

National Hemophilia Foundation website

19/06/2017

Public health information about bleeding and clotting disorders

Learning area: Health and Physical Education, Science, Social Science, English
Year: Year 5, Year 6, Year 7, Year 8, Year 9, Year 10
Medium: Website
Source: National Hemophilia Foundation

Link: https://www.hemophilia.org/Bleeding-Disorders