A tale of a family going to a swimming pool. A warm realistic story.
A useful introduction to the swimming pool and a first swimming lesson. Presented in an easy to read format.
Oxford University Press
Very simple book showing how Freddie manages to stay afloat with his arm bands on.
Scramble is an otter who can’t swim but, with encouragement from his sister, he gets there in the end.
Polar bear wants to swim, but it doesn't come easily. With lots of encouragement and reassurance he succeeds.
Tuck tries to think of excuses to avoid his swimming lesson. However, with the help of his toy spider, he manages to overcome his fears.
Henry finds the splashing at the swimming pool alarming at first, but agrees to try out the water chute when Grandma says she will come too.
Connie is scared of water, but her baby brother and sister love it. She manages to overcome her fears whilst discovering that lots of people have their own particular fears too.