With our Engineering programs in Sherwood Park, you can help your child's imagination soar as he or she builds structures and tinkers with technology. Our courses are tailored to be fun and interactive, providing an enjoyable way for your child to master a range of engineering concepts while giving his or her creativity a real workout. 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 awesome way to help your child learn 21st century skills that can lead to success in the classroom and beyond!
Learn the Value of Strong STEM Skills
With our Engineering courses in Sherwood Park, 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 help set your child up for greater success!▼
A Personal Way to Learn
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 email parents on a regular basis to make sure they understand what kind of projects their children are working on and how much progress is being made. 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 the perfect way to encourage and celebrate your child’s success!
In Sherwood Park, our Engineering programs teach:
- 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.