Objectives of this Lesson
The Whole Hand Rules are simple behaviors we can learn to be SAFER around all kinds of water like bathtubs, pools, beaches, and lakes. This is our most important water safety and pool safety lesson. Everyone, little kids, big kids, teenagers, and their grown ups, should learn The Whole Hand Rules. We should learn to wait for a grown up, grown ups should watch us, to wear a life jacket, learn to swim, how to be safer in open water, and to stay away from drains.