Shower or two, 17° - 23° Swell 8am E 1.2m ~8s | 11am E 1.4m ~7s | 5pm S 1.8m ~6s
Tides 02:36 am 1.17m | 08:00 am 0.77m | 02:24 pm 1.44m | 09:27 pm 0.57m |

Under 7's

U/7 Nippers - Surf Play 2

 

Preliminary Evaluation

From a standing position in waist deep water perform a front glide, kick for 3m and recover to a secure position. Perform a back or front float for a few seconds and recover to a secure position. (no competition eval)

 

Topic Learning Outcome
Introduction to Surf Life Saving
Lesson: My Beach Playground
Know their way around their surf club and beach
Identify the junior activities boundaries
Personal Safety
Lesson: If I need help
Understand basic safety practices: how to signal for help, importance of having an adult present when in the water, and staying with the group at all times.
Ecosurf
Lesson: An interesting mix
Identify the variety of items that can be found on the beach
Recognise the difference between natural items and rubbish on the beach
Sun Safety
Lesson: Slip, Slop, Slap & Slide
Understand the meaning of slip, slop, slap, slide
Surf Conditions and Hazards
Lesson: Danger Danger
Identify dangers at their beach
Surf Safety
Lesson: At arms length
Identify the role of an adult while at the beach
Patrols
Lesson: Beach patrol
Identify what a lifesaver does
Identify the red and yellow patrol flags and what they mean
Demonstrate the ‘assistance required’ signal
Wading
Lesson: Walking over water
Enjoy wading in and out of the water
Develop confidence in the water
Wading
Lesson: In and out
Enjoy participating in a run-wade-run
Develop confidence in the water
Beach Flags
Lesson: It’s mine!
Enjoy playing beach flags
Beach Sprint
Lesson: In it together
Enjoy beach sprinting and participating in beach relays