Expected Standards Learn to Swim Framework
Stage 5 Outcome 1
Body must be stretched out on the surface of the water, hands flat and palms facing the pool bottom, toes pointed and legs together. Arms/hands remain in the water throughout.
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Stage 5 Outcome 2
Body must be stretched out and fingers angled downwards, legs together and toes pointed. Arms and hands remain in the water throughout.
Stage 5 Outcome 3
There must be directional changes, and inclusion of a rotation, e.g. a log roll, flip, turn. This might be demonstrated using activities such as 'Follow my Leader', mirroring each other and making patterns.
Stage 5 Outcome 4
The body must be upright, with the head clear of the water. Movements made must be stress-free and relaxed. The learner may use a variety of kicks including scissor, running-type action, breaststroke kick and eggbeater kick. Hands must remain under water and the skills must be performed in water ...