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.

Thank you blood donors

14/06/2017

NZ Blood website featuring videos of recipients thanking blood donors.

Learning area: English, Science, Social Science, Health and Physical Education
Year: Year 5, Year 6, Year 7, Year 8, Year 9, Year 10, Year 11, Year 12, Year 13
Medium: Website
Source: NZ Blood Service

Link: http://www.nzblood.co.nz/give-blood/thankyou/

The Blood Typing Game - About blood groups and blood transfusions

14/07/2016

A game where you find the blood type of each patient and try to give them a blood transfusion.

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/bloodtypinggame/index.html

The Circulatory System

19/06/2017

Resource information for the Life Education 'Human Biology - Anatomy & Physiology' strand.

Year: Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6, Year 7, Year 8
Medium: Diagrams / charts ,
Information sheets ,
Teacher notes ,
Website
Source: Life Education Trust

Link: http://www.lifeeducation.org.nz/in-schools/resources/336?page=1&let_strands[]=2&concepts[]=39&search=

The Facts About Whole Blood

14/06/2017

Website for the Canadian Blood Services. Includes information about blood, the different blood types and blood donation facts.

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

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

The father of genetics

14/07/2016

Video about Gregor Mendel and his work in understanding genetics.

Learning area: Science
Year: Year 9, Year 10, Year 11, Year 12
Medium: Video ,
Website
Source: Snapshot Science

Link: http://snapshotscience.co.uk/the-father-of-genetics/