Swimming Lessons - Level I
Start: Monday, July 9, 2012
Chippewa Falls , WI 54729
Purpose: To begin developing positive attitudes, good swimming habits & safe practices in & around the water.
Prerequisites: None, participants start at about 6 years of age.
Enter & exit water using ladder, steps or side; Blow bubbles through mouth & nose; Bobbing; Open eyes under water & retrieve submerged objects; Front & back glides & floats; Recover to vertical position; Roll from front to back & back to front; Tread water using arm & hand actions; Alternating & simultaneous leg actions on front & back; Alternating & simultaneous arm actions on front & back; Combined arm & leg actions on front & back; Learn how to stay safe, including recognizing an emergency & knowing how to call for help; Learn how to stay safe in, on & around the water, including the use of a lifejacket, recognizing lifeguards & sun safety.