Swimming lessons for teachers
The surprisingly high proportion of non-swimmers on a little washed by the warm Indian Ocean island always justifies incredulous astonishment. Sri Lanka lives of fishing u. Is dependent on non-floating fishermen, a AGSEP project with heart
The goal of AGSEP is possible to take the fear of water so many children. The main focus is initially in the training of swimming teachers. As a basis for these courses is a book for the training of swimming teachers, which of the qualified sports teacher Nadine Kuhn, even Dt. C squad swimmer, u. AGSEP formerly an intern, written and translated her internship at AGSEP into English was.
The weekend seminars take place in the nearby sports school in Nattandiya place that has a 25m lap pool Sri Lanka, the only 25 meter swimming pool within 35 km away. In theory and in practice is taught teachers how they can teach beginners how to swim. The latest findings in sports science are passed. The teachers learn how to prepare a lesson, how to use the swimming utensils useful and what instructional skills required by teachers. This is particularly important because in Sri Lanka no separate university education for physical education teachers will be offered. Even after the seminar, the teachers are not left alone with their classes. With the floating book to teachers with a practical tool for the preparation, implementation and follow-hours.
At the end of the seminar, the teachers are able to give independent swimming lessons and take the fear of water many children.
Swimming lessons for pupils
To take advantage of the capabilities of the new 25m lap pool, is given next weekend seminars, free swimming lessons for children. These meet twice a week, students from area schools in the sports school. Thanks to the donations swimming utensils from Germany to practical swimming lessons for up to 15 children are offered simultaneously. At this point, special thanks to the students and. Teacher of high school Schloss Hagerhof in Bad Honnef u. Mrs. Christiane Horstmann for the successful coordination of transportation.
Two swimming coaches teach their children at the basic techniques of breaststroke. Playful, yet goal-oriented, children should lose the fear of water and can swim after 16 hours of instruction.