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Swimming Lessons For Kids. 5 Steps

August 25th, 2016

Swimming is not just a sport for all ages, but a very important water safety skill. At the very least all kids should master the basic swimming skills required to be water safe and to save themselves from drowning. One common concern parents have is “can my child really swim“? These are the basic swimming … Read More »

Is my toddler safe from drowning?

May 5th, 2016

Is your toddler safe from drowning? How would they react if they fell in a pool? Would they panic? Would your toddler know how to swim up to the surface and climb out of the water? Watch how this two year old learns to be safe from drowning and swim back to the wall if … Read More »

5 Water Safety Swimming Skills for Kids

April 21st, 2016

According to CDC, on average, ten people drown every day; one in five of them is a child 14 years or younger. One step towards drowning prevention is to help your kid learn to swim. These are 5 Water Safety Swimming Skills For Kids, that all children have to learn: Step/Jump into the water over the … Read More »

5 Reasons Why Kids May Not Want To Learn To Swim

February 22nd, 2016

Swimming is a lifesaving skill that all children should learn. But not all children enjoy learning to swim. Some children take to the water like little fish, while others are tentative or even refuse to go into the water. So what do you do if your child is unhappy during swimming lessons? First, we advice … Read More »

How To Teach An Older Child To Swim. Should older children learn the same swimming skills as young children?

November 16th, 2015

When learning to swim…should young kids learn basic swimming skills and older children begin directly with more advanced skills? For example…should a three year old non-swimmer begin by learning the doggy paddle and an eight year old non-swimmer begin by learning the front crawl and side breathing? Learning to swim, like any other skill starts with … Read More »

Should Kids Learn To Swim With Arm Bands? 5 things you need to know.

October 5th, 2015

Arm bands/water wings are a popular floatation aid many parents opt for when swimming with their kids. But how helpful are arm bands to actually teach children to swim?   Here are 5 things you need to know about arm bands/water wings:   1. They come in different sizes for different ages. If you decide … Read More »

5 Tips To Teach A Child To Swim

September 20th, 2015

Kids swim lessons should be fun and positive experiences, so children enjoy learning to swim. However sometimes kids don’t want to go swimming, cry during their swim lessons or don’t have a good time learning to swim. Learning to swim does not have to involve crying or resistance from your child, it should be fun! Here … Read More »

At What Age Can Children Learn To Swim?

July 10th, 2014

Many parents want to know.. At what age can children learn to swim or When should their kids start taking swimming lessons?    There is a lot of evidence that children younger than 3 years old CAN learn to swim on their own and CAN learn to perform water safety skills. Watch this child learn to swim from 6 months … Read More »

How To Teach a Toddler To Swim Underwater

June 2nd, 2014

Our online swimming course helps children swim like little fishes! Here’s How To Teach a Toddler To Swim Underwater. Best methods for teaching children to swim: 5 Steps To Teach a Child to Put their face into the water: Help children overcome fear of water. If your child is hesitant, give him time to adjust … Read More »

Kids Swim Lesson: The Doggy Paddle

May 30th, 2014

Teach children how to swim the Doggy Paddle with the head above the water. The doggy paddle with the head above the water is a water safety skill that allows mobility in the water. It helps children move from point A to point B, keep their eyes out to see where they are going and … Read More »

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