Kindergarteners had their first swim lessons

The kindergarteners have signed up for swimming lessons at Atlantis Swimming Academy.  It was an exciting day as they all looked forward to their first time at the pool.  Some were excited, some were a little scared, but all thought it was going to be a special time.

As with everything, it is important to know the rules before starting.

As with everything, it is important to know the rules before starting.

Learning how ti kick is very important.

Learning how to kick is very important.

The boys were playing Red Light/Green Light with their kicking.

The boys were playing Red Light/Green Light with their kicking.

They made a game of learning how to hold their hands correctly when they were stroking.

They made a game of learning how to hold their hands correctly when they were stroking.

She wasn't sure if she could go out in the water - but when she came back she said "I DID IT!".

She wasn’t sure if she could go out in the water – but when she came back she said “I DID IT!”.

Being on the floaty with a friend makes it a little less scary.

Being on the floaty with a friend makes it a little less scary.

Floating with boards also a great way to get them moving in the water.

Floating with boards also a great way to get them moving in the water.

It's a great day!

It’s a great day!

The floaty was a great thing.

The floaty was a great thing.

They also were floating on their backs

They also were floating on their backs

Getting up his speed.

Getting up his speed.

Jolene

There are showers to wash off after the swim.

There are showers to wash off after the swim.

There are great dryers that get the swim suits and towels dry im a matter of minutes.

There are great dryers that get the swim suits and towels dry im a matter of minutes.

it's dry!

Our first swim lesson is over with - but there were suckers for everyone - which also was fun.

Our first swim lesson is over with – but there were suckers for everyone – another special treat.