Get your kids ready for the pool this summer!
Ok parents, let’s get real. Your social media-conscious friends are posting pictures of their kids rolling around on splash pads and the sand… summer is approaching, and it’s time to get ready for the water.
If you’re sitting there wondering how you’re going to get your kid in the pool without them sinking to the bottom like a box of Legos, you’re not alone. You’re a parent. You’re allowed to worry. It’s natural and necessary.
The truth is that swimming is a life skill, and the first step to being comfortable taking your children to the pool is to know some water safety tips. In this blog post I’ll show you some tips on how to get your kids ready for the pool this summer.
Techniques I Teach
I want to share some real and not-so-common-sense steps if an emergency were to arise. So let’s all take a moment to learn. Shall we?
Water Safety Supplies for Your Pool
Amanda Van Cleve is a swim instructor with her own business, Splash With Me. She has been around the water her whole life and plans to keep it that way. She is from The Woodlands, TX and graduated from Texas A&M University where she studied education and business. Amanda moved to LA after college, and is now teaching students of all ages across the westside how to love swimming as much as she does. You can learn more about her lessons at www.splashwithmela.com, or contact her via email. Also check her out on Facebook and Instagram (@splashwithmeLA).