Preschool II (4-5 years)
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Preschool-aged children who have passed Preschool I build on and increase their skills in basic aquatic safety and swimming.
*Enter water by stepping from deck into shoulder-deep water
*Exit water using ladder, steps, or side from chest-deep water
*Open eyes underwater and retrieve submerged objects in chest-deep water
*Front and back glides - 2 body lengths
*Front float - 3 seconds
*Back float - 5 seconds
*Recover from front or back float or glide to vertical position
*Roll from front to back and back to front
*Tread with arm and leg actions for 15 seconds in shoulder-deep water
*Combined arm and leg actions on front and back - 3 body lengths
*Finning arm action on back - 3 body lengths
*Age-appropriate water safety topics