The Benefits of Group Swim Lessons for Children
Fun, Health and Wellness, Stroke Development
Swimming can be enjoyed anytime in a person’s life. It is a skill that is particularly useful when learned in the early stages of childhood. Being taught how to swim with confidence at an early age could save your child’s life during the event of an accident, and it also opens doors to an accelerated future. Many children are taught by relatives and learn to swim in the family pool, but placing your child into a swimming program in the Cypress, Katy or Houston areas could provide them with exclusive access to new skills, confidence and an enjoyable time in competitive sports.
There are swimming lesson levels for children of all ages, maturity, physical capability and skill level available at Texas Swim Academy. Both private and group lessons can help a child to excel at swimming, but group lessons offer a unique experience. Here are some of the benefits of group swim lessons for swimmers:
Learn from a Different Perspective
Though it is a fact that private lessons do accelerate the learning process, group swim lessons offer a child a unique perspective on swimming. During private swim lessons, a child is given one-on-one instruction and the full attention of a teacher that is able to customize the lesson plan, but in a group swim lesson, seeing another child swim can boost confidence and improve their own motions. If your child is nervous about taking their skills to the next level, being a part of a group that is learning together can give them the boost that they need to meet the challenge. It can be difficult for some children to master the different strokes and movements that are necessary to learn in advanced exercises without seeing someone else performing them, which, again, is a great reason for children to be a part of group swim lessons.
When combined with private lessons, group swimming lessons are great for stroke development. Our Stroke Development lessons begin at the age of four and have been broken into six levels of classes. These classes continuously build on one another, but there are no time constraints on mastering each level. Taking a group lesson could help your child to develop their skills faster and move through the step-by-step process at an accelerated pace.
Learn More about Group Lessons
Group swim lessons for children in Texas are very beneficial. If you would like more information, visit our group lessons page or contact a representative with Texas Swim Academy today.
ABOUT THE COMPANY
Texas Swim Academy is a state-of-the-art swimming facility offering water safety, survival swim, and kids swimming lessons in Katy, Texas. Owners Kathleen and Bruce McMordie, alongside our certified staff, help parents introduce children to water at an early age through the Infant Survival Swim Program , teaching life-saving techniques and basic swimming skills.
Our Stroke Development Program offers six different levels to help students progress in their swimming skills at his or her own pace. Our Adaptive Aquatics Program was created specifically for children with special abilities. Find swimming class registration information here . By subscribing to Texas Swim Academy’s blog , you can stay current on valuable water safety resources such as survival swim, health and wellness, Texas Swim Academy news and more. Follow our Facebook , Twitter, and YouTube pages for even more news, updates, and tips!