Educator Resources for Blood Types

What’s your type? In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby introduce you to the complex world of blood types. You’ll learn the difference between blood group and blood type, and also find out how antigens and antibodies affect what type of blood you have. Discover how many blood groups there are, as well as how doctors distinguish among them. You’ll also find out what happens when two incompatible red blood cells meet up, and why you really want to avoid that! Finally, discover several other factors that affect your blood type, and how common certain types are!

Lesson Plans

Vocabulary Development Lesson Plan: Using a Word Map

Grade Levels: 3-5, 6-8, 9-12, K-3