Monday, October 17, 2011
“Time for swimming, get your togs” Ms Squires was calling to the class.I t was time for swimming and I was so excited.
Walking to the G.I. Pools, it was really cold. Half way there, I saw my mum drive past. She waved to me and I waved back.
On entering the pool, I was no longer cold. While getting changed, I was kind of nervous because I hadn’t swam in a long time.When I walked out, I had a quick shower.
Jumping in the pool, my feet started to get cold because the water was cold. Getting more nervous it was my turn to swim. I hopped in the pool with a big splash.
With a powerful kick, I was gliding gracefully under the water. Skimming along the bottom of the pool I felt like a mermaid. Rising to the surface, I started doing co-ordinated movements.
As I started to get near the end, my perseverance and determination started drain. Jumping out of the pool, a shock of cold electrified my body. I went back to line up.
After my next few swims, Mr Somerville (our swimming teacher) said “Ok, 5 minutes free time.