Teaching swimming and water safety during Key Stage 1 or 2 is a requirement of the national curriculum PE programme of study.
This section visually explains the national curriculum requirements. It also includes other resources to support you in developing a great school swimming experience for your pupils; both in the pool and classroom.
Improving partnerships working for school swimming
Lorna Goldie and Rebecca Lowe have come together to discuss how lesson providers and schools can come together to work in partnership to produce the best possible School Swimming and Water Safety Programme.