Behavior Management Tips

30 05, 2019

DIY Teach Your Child How to Swim Skill #3: Front Float

By |2019-05-30T21:31:08+00:00May 30th, 2019|10 Core Swimming Skills, Behavior Management Tips, Learn to swim, Parent Education|0 Comments

DIY Teach Your Child How to Swim Skill #3: Front Float Goal: Have a calm, quiet body face down in the water.     Remember to continue practicing Skill #1: Get Your Face Wet and Skill #2: Blow Bubbles every time you give your child a bath or are in the pool with him. Learning how [...]

27 12, 2013

#33 Finbar “Finding a balance” (3 years old)/

By |2018-01-23T08:23:05+00:00December 27th, 2013|Behavior Management Tips, Project Face in Water Participants, Tips for Success|Comments Off on #33 Finbar “Finding a balance” (3 years old)/

Finbar thinks he is a much better swimmer than he actually is. The frustrating thing is that he could be, but he limits himself. Much like his twin brother, Max (Participant #32), he's overconfident in his abilities, but once he panics, he goes from overconfident to zero confidence. Fin moves very quickly through the water [...]

21 12, 2013

#32 Maximo “Overconfidence” (3 years old)/

By |2018-01-23T08:24:07+00:00December 21st, 2013|Behavior Management Tips, Project Face in Water Participants, Tips for Success|Comments Off on #32 Maximo “Overconfidence” (3 years old)/

It can happen so fast. One second, he's bouncing up and down, laughing and having the best time in the world. Then the pool gets deep enough that he can't touch the bottom and the panic sets in. Maximo, like most three year old boys, is a ball of energy. As is his twin brother, [...]