We are about half way through our swimming program for 2014 and all classes are having a lot of fun and making fantastic progress in their swimming skills.
Students in Kindergarten to Grade 1 are gaining confidence in the water and learning the basics of freestyle and backstroke. This week some of the very brave little ones even went into the deep pool where they couldn't touch the bottom!
Students in Grade 2 through 5 have begun time trials which will help the teachers to place them in races for the upcoming Swim Gala on May 23rd!
The weather has been kind to us so far this year and we hav
This week during swimming Mr Nathan filmed Grade 5 swimming from under the water using the GoPro camera. We will use this footage for our portfolios and analyse our technique and try to identify areas where we can improve.
Check out when K1 went swimming as part of their unit on movement. They wanted to find out more about what exercise was.
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