YMCA of Smithfield

Swim Lessons: Preschool

Pre-school swim lessons are for children alone. There will be a maximum of 6 children per 1 swim instructor in each class. Children will progress through lessons at their own rate. Children will not pass or fail a level, however, they will move up when the instructor feels that they are ready. Summer swim lessons runs for 8 weeks. Pick a day that works best for your schedule and you will attend that day and time once a week for 8 weeks or twice a week for 4 weeks!

Members/Non-Members: $68/$95

Pike (Beginner)

Helps children develop safe pool behavior while emphasizing
water safety, bubble blowing and kicking and floating with assistance.

Eel (intermediate)

Children will begin submerging his/her face in the water. Focus is on paddling on front, back & side for 20 feet with support.

Ray (Advanced Intermediate)

Review of previous skills, improve strokes, build endurance on front, back & side for 25 feet. Sitting & kneeling dives as well.

Starfish (Advanced)

Refine strokes & increase endurance. Paddle on front, back & side unassisted.

Pike & Eel

1 Class/Week for 8 Weeks

Using a bubble children will explore the aquatic environment as we focus on confi- dence. Children will learn the basic steps of freestyle swimming, breaststroke & floating on their backs.

Monday 5:05 - 5:35 PM
Tuesday

5:00 - 5:30 PM

Wednesday 5:05 - 5:35 PM
6:00 - 6:30 PM
Friday 5:30 - 6:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 - 9:30 AM
10:55 - 11:25 AM
11:30 - 12:00 PM

 

Ray & Starfish

1 Class/Week for 8 Weeks

Children in these levels should be wearing a maximum of 1 bubble or no bubble. Chil- dren will develop stroke technique and div- ing skills at these levels.

Monday 5:05 - 5:35 PM
Tuesday

5:00 - 5:30 PM

Wednesday 5:05 - 5:35 PM
Friday 5:30 - 6:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 - 9:30 AM
11:30 - 12:00 PM

 

Twice a Week Swim Lessons

Children progress at an even faster rate with lessons twice a week, for 4 weeks for a total of 8 lessons. Choose between session 1 or session 2!

Session 1 - July 1st - July 24th

Session 2 - July 29th - August 21st

 

Tuesdays and Thursdays

9:45 - 10:15 AM Pike/Eel & Ray/Starfish

 


Preschool Swim pricing

Members: $68
Non-Members: $95

 

 

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