Inspire your son or daughter’s imagination with our Engineering programs in Richmond and encourage his or her interest in tinkering with machines and designing and building structures. Not only are our courses educational, but they’re also a fun and and interactive way for your child to learn essential engineering concepts while also putting his or her creativity to good use. Your child will pair up with a buddy to work on exciting new projects each week, such as making a LEGO® machine or constructing one of the world’s seven bridge types out of K’NEX® pieces. It’s an excellent way for your child to learn useful 21st century skills that will come in handy in the classroom and beyond!
Encourage Crucial STEM Skills
With our Engineering courses in Richmond, not only will your child have a blast building, deconstructing and experimenting with cool creations, but he or she will also learn valuable STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) concepts along the way! Through hands-on learning, collaboration and wrap-up activities, your child will also enhance his or her critical thinking and problem solving skills. Register today to help set your child up for greater success!▼
Classes Tailored to Your Child’s Needs
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’ll also keep you informed about your child’s projects with regular email communication. You’ll get to see your son or daughter’s creations, find out more about the STEM concepts learned and get a preview of next week’s project. What better way to share and celebrate your child’s success?
Our Engineering programs in Richmond cover the following:
- A STEM curriculum that focuses on critical 21st century competencies.
- Hands-on learning in which students use LEGO® and K'NEX® pieces to design, test and redesign various machines and structures.
- Collaborative projects that help your child gain teamwork skills and make new friends.
- Sessions that end with wrap-up activities to consolidate the concepts learned in class.