If your son or daughter can't stop tinkering with machines and building new structures, it might be time to register for our Engineering program in Grande Prairie. Our courses are interactive and engaging, so your child will have a great time learning basic engineering concepts and putting his or her creativity to the test. Working with a partner, your child will have the the chance to complete a variety of different projects including constructing models of real bridges with K’NEX® pieces and building 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!
Encourage Crucial STEM Skills
With our Engineering courses in Grande Prairie, your child will develop a foundation of basic STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills through fun activities involving experimenting with constructing cool creations. Through hands-on sessions, collaborative challenges and wrap-up activities that reinforce learning, your child will also be able to work on those all-important critical thinking and problem solving skills. Register today to give your child a jump-start towards success!▼
Classes Tailored to Your Child’s Needs
We ensure a maximum class size of 12 students — and a student-to-teacher ratio of no more than 6:1 — which means you can count on Sylvan to provide the personal attention your son or daughter needs to thrive. We also send regular email updates to make sure you know all about the progress your child is making. You’ll get to see your son or daughter’s handiwork, learn about the STEM concepts explored and preview next week’s project. It’s a great way for you to share in your child’s success!
Our Engineering Programs in Grande Prairie Offer:
- A cutting-edge STEM curriculum that equips students with valuable 21st century skills.
- Hands-on learning that includes designing, testing and redesigning LEGO® machines and K’NEX® bridges.
- Collaborative projects that foster camaraderie and help your child develop important teamwork skills.
- Wrap-up activities at the end of each session that reinforce the concepts learned in class.