Top 3 Reasons Why 30-Minute Swim Lessons are Perfect for Your Family
Theres no question that swim lessons have a positive influence on kids. Weve already talked about how the things they learn in the water can do wonders for them outside of it, and how lessons even help them develop the skills that could save their life.
Since we believe every child show have access to swim lessons, we wanted to develop a swimming program that would fit easily into our busy families lives.
How long are these lessons, you ask? Just 30 minutes! Youre in, youre out, youre home for dinner.
Here are the top three reasons 30-minute lessons are a home run for your family:
They Keep Their Attention
In our 30-minute swim class, were able to work on specific skills, and keep the kids engaged at the same time. Through different exercises and even games, theyre able to stay focused and interested, getting the most out of each time in the Goldfish pool.
Were also able to keep classes smaller. With our 4:1 student-teacher ratio, teachers get more time with each student, and that one-on-one attention is the best way to help children develop their confidence and comfort in the water. Smaller classes also create a strong group atmosphere, so kids can learn from each other while theyre learning from the teacher.
They Make Scheduling Easy
Compared to other after-school activities like soccer or ballet, our 30-minute swim lessons are a breeze to fit into your busy schedule. Our fantastic front desk representatives are extremely flexible. Need to schedule a makeup lesson? Done. Need to switch your lesson time around? Wed be happy to. After-school activities should not be a hassle especially when they could help to save your childs life.
Not to mention, since theyre so quick, you can stick around and watch your little swimmer from our comfortable parent viewing area, or even run a few errands before you come to pick them up! Dont forgetduring the last five minutes of every lesson, our Goldfish teachers provide immediate feedback, so that youre always up-to-date on your childs progress!
You Get the Added Value of a Goldfish Membership
Becoming a member at your local Goldfish doesnt just provide you with swimming instruction; it also opens doors to some exciting extras for you and your child. Like our welcome bag full of goodies when you first join Goldfish, complete with a coupon good for 25% off a reusable swim diaper or pair of goggles from our Treasure Island Pro-Shop.
Or our Kids Night Out programs; if every now and then youre craving some mommy and daddy time, then Kids Night Out is perfect! Contact your local Goldfish for details, but during Kids Night Out, you can drop your child off at Goldfish where, for the next several hours, theyll have the time their lives: swimming, crafts, foodyou name it! Well do all the work, and you can get a night to yourself. Relax, we got this!
And, for instance, take our Family Swims. After a few lessons, your child will be begging to show you what he or she has learned in the pool, and Family Swim is the perfect time to do so! Family Swim times vary by location, but are free for members during the day, and are only $5/person with a maximum of $15/family at night.
With all of these bonuses, if you havent already signed your child up for our 30-minute swim lessons, find your local Goldfish Swim School and get started today. If your child is already enrolled, wed love it if you could leave us a comment and let us know how theyve grown!