Jag Cubbies

Jag Cubbies

(Children 3-5 years old)

Our Jaguar Cubbies class is for children ages 3-5.  We offer 3 swim levels in our Jaguar Cubbies program. Each level builds upon the skills taught in the previous level.  Swim strokes, floats, and water safety lessons are taught in a fun, safe environment.

▼   Level 1

Skills Learned

  • Basic water skills are introduced in a fun and safe environment
  • Entering and exiting the water safely from the pool deck/wall walking
  • Blowing bubbles through mouth and nose, and putting face in the water while swimming
  • Picking up toys under the water (breathing drill).
  • Level 1 safety skill "Jump like Tigger" (bobbing) 
  • Front float, back float, assisted glides on front and back
  • Swimming with alternating arms on front and flutter kick assisted (front crawl)
  • Froggie kicking (breaststroke) with streamline arms and arm pulls assisted
  • Finning on back
  • Safety topics
     

Prerequisites

  • Minimum age is 3 years old. Child must have turned 3 before the first day of class to enroll.
▼   Level 2

Skills Learned

  • Entering the water by jumping in
  • Holding front and back floats for five seconds unassisted
  • Front glide, roll over and fin on back (Level 2 safety skill)
  • Swim on front, roll over, fin on back, roll over again and swim on front
  • Froggie (breast stroke) kicking with simultaneous arm pulls
  • Swimming on front with alternating arms and flutter kick unassisted (front crawl)
  • Swimming on back with alternating arms and flutter kicks (backstroke)
  • Treading water

Prerequisites:

  • Minimum age is 3 years old. Child must have turned three before the first day of class to enroll. 
  • Child must have gone through our Level 1 class or taken swim lessons before
  • Child must be able to swim a few strokes without a floatie and put whole face in the water and blow bubbles
▼   Level 3

Skills Learned

  • Entering the water by jumping in
  • Diving into the deep water well is introduced
  • Picking up toys from the pool bottom
  • Jellyfish and tuck floats
  • Refining all strokes (back crawl, breaststroke, and front crawl)
  • Rotary breathing introduced.
  • Tickle, T, Touch (elementary backstroke) (Level 3 safety skill)
     

Prerequisites:

  • Minimum age is 3 years old. Child must have turned 3 before the first day of class to enroll.
  • Child must have gone through our Level 2 class (no other swim lessons apply)
▼   Cost
SRC members $65.00 per session
Community $75.00 per session

Each session consists of eight (8) 30-minute lessons.

▼   Refund and Make-Up Class Policy

Once you have paid for a Group Swim Lesson session, that payment cannot be refunded, transferred, or changed to private lessons.

We do not give refunds or make-up classes if you have to miss due to vacation, illness, or other events.  We only cancel classes due to severe weather (thunder and lightning).  If weather conditions prevent us from having class, make up classes will be scheduled.  If classes are canceled due to weather make up dates will be determined by the instructor.

Please make sure you sign up for Twitter and follow us for up to date information and cancellation of classes due to weather.  Text : follow USA_Aquatics to 40404.  If swim lessons are cancelled you will receive a notice via text message.

▼   Registration information

Swim lesson online registration for 2018 group swim lessons will begin Monday, April 2, 2018, for all Student Recreation Center members and Tuesday, May 1, 2018, for the community.   We do not accept in-person registration or cash/checks.

Jag Cubbies Level 1 and 2 classes:  
6:00-6:30 PM Mondays and Wednesdays, August 27, 29, September 3, 5, 10, 12, 17, 19

Each session consists of eight (8) 30-minute classes.

To register for 2018 group swim lessons, please visit the Campus Recreation Portal.

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