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.

The Heart: The Engine of Life

19/06/2017

A collection of resources on the human heart, including a section on 'Your Living Blood'.

Learning area: Science, Health and Physical Education, English
Year: Year 7, Year 8, Year 9, Year 10
Medium: Website
Source: The Franklin Institute

Link: https://www.fi.edu/heart-engine-of-life

The human body

14/07/2016

Interactive activities about the circulatory system and blood.

Learning area: Health and Physical Education, Science, Social Science, Technology, English
Year: Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6, Year 7, Year 8
Medium: Video ,
Website
Source: WickED

Link: http://www.wicked.org.nz/Themes/Themes-gallery/The-Human-Body

The human heart

14/07/2016

Interactive introduction to blood and bone marrow basics, includes animations and audio. Also available in a PDF version.

Learning area: Health and Physical Education, Science, English
Year: Year 10, Year 9
Medium: Website
Source: The Franklin Institute

Link: https://www.fi.edu/heart/your-living-blood

United States Life Stories

Stories of blood donations in the United States

Year: Year 9, Year 10, Year 11, Year 12, Year 13
Medium: Website
Source: LifeShare Blood Centers

Link: http://www.lifeshare.org/lifestories

Videos

20/06/2017

NZ Blood Service collection of videos

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

Link: http://www.nzblood.co.nz/give-blood/httpyoutu-bebqi2oohh9au/?start=0