Lessons and Curriculum
Water Safety with Colin & Friends is a comprehensive water safety program for kids. The goal? To teach children key rules that can help them make safer choices around all types of water.
Teach each of the lessons below to learn about waiting for grown up, understand why grown ups should always watch kids around water, discuss the importance of learning to swim, talk about why and how to use of life jackets, learn about safer behaviors in water like beaches, lakes, and rivers, and understand why kids should always stay away from drains.
The Whole Hand Rules
Wait for a Grown Up
“Wait For A Grown Up” is the first rule of The Whole Hand Rules. Kids should learn how to identify grown ups (versus kids) and how to ask for permission before going near water.