School Age Swim Lessons
Children ages 6-12 years old. Eight 30min. sessions will allow participants to develop skills and confidence in a safe, fun learning environment. The class teaches basic water safety and skills to beginners through various games and activities while improving overall water comfort and agility. Children will be taught and introduced to the following skills: releasing and grabbing the wall, paddling on the front and back with and without a flotation device, elementary and synchronized swim breathing skills, floating on the front and back, swimming up from deep water, jumping into deep water, diving safety, treading water, stroke development (crawl, breaststroke, backstroke, sidestroke, and butterfly) pool safety rules, other safety aquatic environment precautions, recognizing danger signs as well as knowing emergency procedures. The swim instructor will work with children individually and as a group.