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.

ASH image bank

19/06/2017

Collection of blood images for educational use.

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

Link: http://imagebank.hematology.org/

Blood - We can't live without it!

13/06/2017

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

Learning area: Health and Physical Education, Mathematics and Statistics, Science, Social Science, Technology, English
Year: Year 7, Year 8, Year 9, Year 10, Year 11, Year 12, Year 13
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 Science, Technology, English
Year: Year 10, Year 11, Year 12, Year 13, Year 9
Medium: Website
Source: NHS Choices

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

Blood Basics

16/06/2015

Information about bone marrow, blood, blood cancers and related 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: Leukaemia and blood cancer New Zealand

Link: https://www.leukaemia.org.nz/information/about-blood-cancers/blood-basics/

Blood Buddies

14/07/2016

Student area of Australian blood donation site.Sections on: The science of blood (blood typing), Who needs blood? (video stories of blood donations), Timeline and blood myths (timeline, blood facts and myth busters), Virtual blood donor tour (tour of blood donation centre), Teacher notes.

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

Link: https://www.donateblood.com.au/red25/student-resources