Inspire your son or daughter’s imagination with our Engineering programs in Colwood and encourage his or her interest in tinkering with machines and designing and building structures. 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. 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 a fantastic way for your child to develop essential skills in the modern world, helping ensure success in the classroom and beyond!
Developing Critical STEM Skills
With our Engineering courses in Colwood, your child will develop a foundation of basic STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills through fun activities involving experimenting with constructing cool creations. Our interactive, engaging activities will also assist your son or daughter in developing strong critical thinking and problem solving skills. Help set your child up for greater success: register today!▼
Our Personal Approach
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. In addition, we’ll keep you in the loop with frequent email communication about your child’s projects and progress. 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 productive way to be a part of your child’s success!
A closer look at our Engineering programs in Colwood:
- A thorough STEM curriculum that encourages the development of valuable 21st century skills.
- Hands-on projects like designing and building new structure models with LEGO® bricks and gadgets with K’NEX® pieces.
- Collaborative learning that involves an emphasis on teamwork and camaraderie.
- Wrap-up activities at the end of every session to reinforce STEM skills developed in class.