If your son or daughter has an interest in designing structures and exploring how machines work, our Engineering programs in Richmond could be a great way to help inspire your child’s imagination! Our interactive courses give kids the opportunity to have fun and stretch their creative muscles while mastering a variety of 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 an awesome way for your child to learn important 21st century skills that can make a big impact in the classroom and beyond!
Learn the Value of Strong STEM Skills
Learning useful STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills is more fun when your child has the opportunity to design his or her own creations and learn the ins and outs of constructing models in our Engineering courses in Richmond. Through hands-on exercises and collaboration with classmates, your child will also strengthen his or her problem solving and critical thinking skills. It's time to help your child gear up for greater success: register today!▼
A Unique Experience
With a maximum student-to-teacher ratio of 6:1 and no more than 12 students in each class, you can rest easy knowing your child will get the personal attention he or she needs to do well. 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 handiwork, learn about the STEM concepts explored and preview next week’s project. It’s a fantastic way to celebrate and share your child’s exciting progress and successes!
In Richmond, our Engineering programs teach:
- 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.