Stimulating the 5 Senses Newborn babies are like little sponges, soaking up information from their new environment. After being contained, protected, and immersed in a watery environment for nine months the new baby is “ready to learn”. Learning takes place via the senses, therefore we need to consider stimulation of […]
Resources & Baby Swimming Tips For Parents
These articles are invaluable resources for parents. They include baby swimming tips and educational tips and techniques we recommend on implementing towards your child's development.
Starting Lessons Later It is important to understand that not all people commence swimming lessons from birth. It is a common misconception that if children do not start from birth, than they are incapable of catching up and therefore cannot achieve great swimming skills. Forty years teaching experience has shown […]
Exercising in the bath Babies grow very quickly and will soon outgrow a baby bath. Now parents can use a bathtub or purchase a large plastic swimming shell for bath time activities. Parents can now get into the tub with the child. This is perfect for supervision and engaging in […]
After Bath Care After bath care is extremely important for the health and well being of your baby. Before bath time get all after bath care products ready. These include a towel, cotton buds and baby’s clothes. Never leave your child in the bath while you collect after bath care […]
It is important to understand that not all parents commence swimming lessons with their baby from birth. It is a common misconception that if babies do not start from birth, then they are incapable of catching up and therefore cannot achieve great swimming skills. Laurie Lawrence’s more than forty years […]
The learn-to-swim process starts at home in the bath tub. Here the dedicated loving parents can introduce their baby to the water in a relaxed, controlled and secure environment. These early experiences in the bath should be designed to stimulate baby’s senses, introduce them to the fun floating sensation and […]