If your son or daughter loves building structures and tinkering with machines, then our Engineering programs in Grande Prairie could be exactly what you need to help your child’s imagination soar! With interactive and educational exercises, our courses will promote creativity while also teaching essential engineering concepts. Pairing up with a classmate, your child will complete a different project each class, such as using to K’NEX® pieces to construct one of the world’s seven major bridges or building complex machines with LEGO® bricks. It’s an effective way to get comfortable with 21st century skills that are critical for success in the classroom and beyond!
Put STEM Skills First
Our Engineering program in Grande Prairie is designed so that kids don't only have a great time as they design, build and tinker with cool creations — they also get to grips with crucial STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) concepts along the way! Our interactive, engaging activities will also assist your son or daughter in developing strong critical thinking and problem solving skills. Register today to give your child a jump-start towards success!▼
A Customized Experience
Sylvan has a maximum student-to-teacher ratio of 6:1 — and a maximum class size of 12 students — so you can expect us to provide the personalized learning experience and one-on-one attention your child needs to thrive. We also make keeping you in the know about what your child is up to a priority with regular email communication summarizing his or her progress. You’ll be able to follow along with your child’s progress, find out more about the STEM concepts he or she is learning and get a sneak peek of next week’s activities. It’s a great way to celebrate your child’s success and share it with others!
In Grande Prairie, our Engineering programs teach:
- Hands-on activities that include designing intricate machines with K’NEX® and building structures with LEGO®.
- A state-of-the-art STEM curriculum that arms students with important 21st century skills.
- Collaborative projects that encourage teamwork and help your child learn to work well with others.
- Wrap-up activities after every session that strengthen the ideas learned in class.