Expected Standards Pre-School Framework
Duckling 3 Outcome 3
A variety of methods may be used to demonstrate this including: hands on floor (as in beach area, stepped area or very shallow pool); floats; arm bands; hands holding the wall; feet hooked under bar whilst lying on the back; use of steps or a Level 1 Swimming Assistant may help the learner.
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Duckling 3 Outcome 4
The learner must submerge the head or tilt the head downward with or without goggles. Learners may perform this whilst holding a wall, standing, with floatation equipment, or with adult support. The teacher must be able to see bubbles being blown.
Duckling 3 Outcome 5
Travel may be with or without floatation equipment or support, walking or paddling; in deep or shallow water.
Duckling 3 Outcome 6
Learner should demonstrate long legs with a small splash, the kick originating from the hip and hips near the surface of the water. Stretched arms with both hands on a float. Face may be in or out of the water.