There is nothing at all wrong with your son. Many children are frightened about learning to swim and are scared about being in the pool. You need to gradually build up his confidence possibly by taking him into the pool yourself and showing him that being in the water can be fun.His swimming teacher should be experienced in dealing with children who are scared about being in water.
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