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Ages 3 - 4. The purpose of Parent/Child Level 2 is to familiarize young children to the water and prepare them to learn to swim in the American Red Cross Aquatics or Learn-to-Swim courses. It is not designed to teach children to become good swimmers or to survive in the water on their own.Learning Objectives Learn to expect adult supervision when near water. Learn more ways to enter and exit the water in a safe manner. Explore submerging in a rhythmic pattern completely. Glide on the front and back with assistance. Perform combined stroke on front and back with assistance. Change body position in the water. Learn about the importance of wearing a life jacket and experience wearing one. Learn how to stay safe in and around various aquatic environments. Learn how to recognize an emergency, call for help and perform simple nonswimming assists. Learn steps to take to avoid overexposure to direct sunlight. Learn to look carefully before entering the water. Learn what to think about and do when exhausted or caught in a dangerous situation.
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Swim Lessons - Parent / Child
NMS Pool at North Middle School
SDMF Community Ed. & Recreation