Recommended for students ages 2 ½ to 3 ½ years old. Waterbug classes are for the child who is ready to enter a group without a parent or caregiver present. Children under the age of 2 ½ must have completed Baby & Me classes or private lessons and must be recommended by a teacher.
This level is for the child can swim 3 ft independently and is comfortable back floating.
The goal in Super Waterbug classes is to teach the child to roll over for a breath. The students are introduced to big arms and backstroke.Safety skills are taught and reinforced at every level.
We will work on the following skills:
Jump in, roll over to float and breath
Jump in, swim back
Independent rolling over to float and breath
Introduction to streamline push/glide
Swim 6 feet with rolling over to float and breath
Introduction to big arms – only when student can roll over to float and breath independently
Elementary backstroke kicks and arms
Backstroke kicks with board
Introduction to Breaststroke kicks
Introduction to Dolphin kicks
Quality Swimming is looking for responsible and enthusiastic individuals to join our team.