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Babies

8 months-35 months

We offer two class levels for babies ages 8 to 35 months. All children under the age of 3 begin in our Swim With Me parent-child class and progress to our group swim lessons.

Swim With Me (SWM)

Babies and toddlers experience water adjustment through games, water play and activities in this parent-child class.

age range:

8-35 months

student-instructor ratio:

4:1

class length:

20-30 minutes

frequency:

1/week

Objectives:
  • kicking
  • holding breath
  • blowing bubbles
  • underwater swimming
  • back floating
  • jumping into the pool and returning to the wall

Bridge With Me

Our Bridge With Me classes are for toddlers who have shown independent skills in the Swim With Me class and are just about ready for group lessons. Students must have completed the Swim With Me class and be referred by their instructor to join our Bridge With Me class. The class begins with a parent or guardian sitting nearby, out of the water and dressed to get in if needed. The class progresses to a group lesson format where parents can sit poolside and watch their toddler learn.

age range:

30-36 months

student-instructor ratio:

2:1

class length:

20 minutes

frequency:

1/week

Objectives:
  • streamline kicking
  • holding breath
  • blowing bubbles
  • back floating
  • jumping into the pool and returning to the wall
  • rolling front to back