We're sorry, but this activity is over. The last meeting was Friday, July 7, 2023.
Parents are required to remain on premises during the duration of the lesson.
Water Acclimation: In this beginning class, Youth develop comfort with being underwater and learn how to safely exit in the event of falling into a body of water.
In this class, your child will:
Bob to submerge in the water
Front and back glide to the wall for five feet with help
Front and back float for 10 seconds with help
Roll from back to front and front to back with help
Jump, push, turn, grab with help
Swim, float, swim 10 feet with help
Exit the water
In this class, children are taught skills that focus on buoyancy and movement in the water while also learning how to safely exit in the event of falling into a body of water.
Qualifications: (1) able to go under water & comfortably open eyes without goggles, (2) able to float on front & back with minimal assistance, (3) able to jump in the pool, submerge & return to the wall with assistance.
Swim Basics: Students learn personal water safety and achieve basic swimming competency by learning two benchmark skills:- Swim, float, swim—sequencing front glide, roll, back float, roll, front glide, and exit- Jump, push, turn, grab
Activity Age Category
Schertz Aquatics Center at Schertz Pool - Aquatics Center