Expected Standards Learn to Swim Framework
Stage 4 Outcome 5
Learner can be on their back, front or side keeping head still, kicking to undulate the body. The kick must originate from the hips, legs relatively straight, flicking toes upwards and a bounce-like action.
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Stage 4 Outcome 6
Keeping body stretched out, thighs remain still whilst knees flex to lift heels to the bottom whilst remaining under water, feet flex outward and heels are driven outward and backward and together returning to straight legs. Knees must remain close together, on the same plane and symmetry must be...
Stage 4 Outcome 7
Stage 4 Outcome 8
Starting position could be back paddle, backstroke or kicking on the back and then a log roll takes place. The head leads first by turning sideways and the shoulder lifts, the hips rotate and the rest of the body rolls whilst all the time the legs are kicking.