2065B - Swimming Lessons: Preschool Level 3

Preschool Level 3

Helps children start to gain basic swimming propulsive skills to be comfortable in and around water. Note: All skills to be completed independently.

• Enter water by jumping into shoulder deep water
• Fully submerge and hold breath for 10 seconds
• Bobbing 10 times in chest deep water
• Front, jellyfish and tuck floats for 10 seconds
• Recover from a front or back float or glide to a vertical position
• Back float (15 seconds)and glide (3 body lengths)
• Change direction of travel while swimming on front or back
• Tread water for 30 seconds in shoulder deep water
• Combined arm and leg actions on front and back for 5 body lengths
• Finning arm action on back for 5 body lengths
• Complete the series of skills independently. Step from the side into chest deep water, push off the bottom, move into a treading or floating position for 15 seconds, swim on front and/or back for 5 body lengths, then exit the water.
• Complete the series of skills independently. Move into a back float for 15 seconds, roll to front, and then recover to a vertical position.
• Complete the series of skills independently. Push off and swim using combined arm and leg actions on front for 5 body lengths, roll to back, float for 15 seconds, roll to front, continue swimming for 5 body lengths.

Note:

Inclement Weather Policy and Make-Up Classes:
The lake closes for 30 minutes when there is thunder or lightning. If swim lessons are affected by inclement weather, a make-up lesson will be scheduled.

Program Type Youth Programs - Swimming
Program Subcategory -
Program Code 2065B
Online Registration Yes
Enrollment Begin Date 1/28/2020
Enrollment End Date 7/23/2020
Instructor(s)
Deb Carlsen
Gender Any Gender
Grade Minimium -
Maximum -
Age Minimum 3
Maximum 6
Merrimack Resident
Residency Restriction Resident Only
Membership Restrictions -
Amount $45.00
Non-Resident
Residency Restriction NonResident Only
Membership Restrictions -
Amount $50.00
Monday - 07/27/2020
Start Time 4:45 PM
End Time 5:15 PM
Location Waterfront
Tuesday - 07/28/2020
Start Time 4:45 PM
End Time 5:15 PM
Location Waterfront
Wednesday - 07/29/2020
Start Time 4:45 PM
End Time 5:15 PM
Location Waterfront
Thursday - 07/30/2020
Start Time 4:45 PM
End Time 5:15 PM
Location Waterfront
Friday - 07/31/2020
Start Time 4:45 PM
End Time 5:15 PM
Location Waterfront