Water Safety Lesson: How To Go Swimming
Five family water safety rules from The Whole Hand Rules to teach your preschool-aged kids.
Teach your kids to know and do all five of these behaviors before going near a pool, boat or other water.
- Wait for a grown-up
- Wear a life-jacket
- Only grown-ups should open barriers
- A grown-up should watch you
- Learn to swim
These water safety rules are part of the “layers of protection” that prevent childhood drowning.
Learn about our water safety curriculum, Water Safety with Colin & Friends at www.colinshopestore.org
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