Swimtimes Eel stage 3 swimming for children. Learn about the steps they will take in this course!
Know how to prepare through warm up for physical activity.
Entry / Exit
Be able to demonstrate independent entries and exits safely.
Develop Push and Glide
Know how to develop push and glide on a front and back position.
Swim Distance – Breathing
Understand how to use breathing techniques to increase endurance.
Know how to use Treading Water in a variety of situations in an aquatic environment.
Introduction of Front and Back Arm Actions
Be able to use alternating arm movement strategies in front crawl and back crawl.
Basic Breaststroke Type Action
Understand a basic breaststroke type action in an aquatic environment.
Be able to demonstrate independent submerging techniques/skills.
Floatation –At least 3 positions
Be able to demonstrate various floating techniques/skills.
Understand Propulsion – movement skills of arm and leg action on your front or back to propel forwards or backwards.
Be able to demonstrate the use of equipment.
Understand environment education & water safety in the aquatic learning environment.