7 rules of navigation without tears
Many parents go swimming with their babies, at some point encountered a problem crying. What is important to ensure that the process of bathing has become pleasurable for you and your baby?
Why is my baby crying in the pool? Should I continue to workout while crying? Maybe my child does not like water, and it is not necessary to torment him? These and many other questions often come from parents in the classroom grudnichkovym swimming. What is also important to pay attention to the process of bathing is fun for you and your baby.Rule №1. Calm mom / dad. This is perhaps the most important factor, in most cases, fear and uncertainty are the cause of the child's parents weeping. The classes in the pool, you can frequently observe this scene: baby crying in the arms of my mother, but immediately calmed the coach. Usually this happens in the first Training. The exercises seem too aggressive mother, and she does not dare to repeat them in full force. In this case it is necessary either to overcome their fear, either for the first time to entrust class dad. After all, surely the Pope and arms stronger and stronger nerves, and the ratio of the process easier. Remember, in the calm and confident hands the baby feels safe. Rule №2. Patience and again patience. No need to try for a month to show Olympic records. Your task - to keep the baby love the water. That save, do not love the water, he can not. The child lived 9 months in an aqueous medium, it is pleasant and comfortable for him. In the save sequence watch. There is the expected timeframe for the start of the implementation of certain exercises, but the final choice is yours. Go to the next step only if you see that your baby comfortable in the previous year. Rule №3. Start as early as possible. Now many pools offer lessons start with monthly 2-3 kids. However, starting a home workout you need as soon as possible. Once healed umbilical wound, begin classes in a large tub, because it is possible to master the basic exercises and techniques of diving. The ability to delay breathing reflex is stored up to 2-3 months, so it is important to consolidate this time innate skill and translate it into the category purchased. In addition the house is necessary to gradually adapt to the temperature of the baby pool (31-32 degrees). Rule №4. Engage in as often as possible. A couple of weeks can cost you break all previous effort. So do not be lazy and engaged with your child every day. For example, you can bathe your baby twice. In the morning - in a small bath with hot water to actually swim. In the evening, gaining a large bath with cool water and hone A swimming skills. Do not neglect home workouts even with the start of classes in the pool. Go too far in this case is difficult, but we must not forget Rule 2. Rule №5. Prepare to engage baby. In addition to the fear of a baby crying in the water can cause the same reasons as on land. The child is hungry. Wants to sleep. Climb teeth. Strive to arrange child mode so that during training he was not bothered by the needs of nature. For example, feed the baby for a couple of hours before your workout. Let him have a sleep in the stroller or car on the way to the pool. Replace workout in the pool on a quiet activity at home if the kid have a concern. Rule №6. Observe the baby. All children are different, everyone likes different exercises. Someone who likes to swim on his stomach, someone - on the back. Observe that it is like your baby, and repeat these exercises at the time of fatigue. Sometimes moments of rest is enough to calm the baby and proceeded to exercise until the end. Rule №7. Learn to distinguish the crying-manipulation. All the kids - great psychologists, and often skillfully manipulate their parents. Learn to distinguish the crying, pain (fatigue, fear) from the Western-manipulation. This is useful not only in water but also in daily life. Otherwise danger of becoming mother to the pack horse without a minute of free time. In case of manipulation it is best to pretend that you do not notice anything. A few minutes of exposure is usually enough to baby accepted the situation and switched to something else. Conversely, one weakness can cost you dearly.