If tinkering with machines and making structures is your child's idea of a good time, our Engineering programs in Richmond could be just what you need to help your son or daughter's imagination soar. Kids in our interactive courses have fun, make new friends and demonstrate their creativity while mastering a variety of important 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 the ideal way to learn crucial 21st century skills that can have a positive effect in and beyond the classroom!
Build Essential STEM Skills
Our Engineering program in Richmond 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. It's time to help your child gear 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. We’ll also keep you informed about your child’s projects with regular email communication. You’ll learn more about your son or daughter’s handiwork, see which STEM concepts have been covered and enjoy a sneak preview of next week’s project. It’s a great way to celebrate your child’s success and share it with others!
Our Engineering Programs in Richmond Cover:
- 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.