Our Engineering programs in the Halifax region are huge on fun! Your son or daughter can expect to complete a different hands-on project each week, including designing, testing and tweaking bridges and machines using K’NEX® pieces or LEGO® bricks. Watch your child’s creativity take flight as he or she builds these complex structures with a partner and participates in fun games and friendly challenges against other teams. It’s a novel way for your son or daughter to develop critical 21st century skills while solving problems just like an engineer!
A 21st Century Education
It’s no secret that Sylvan’s Engineering courses in the Halifax region are fun, but did you know that they also help equip your child with valuable STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills? Via hands-on projects and collaborative group work, your son or daughter will acquire important critical thinking and problem solving abilities that can make a positive impact both inside and outside of the classroom.▼
Is There an Aspiring Engineer in Your Family?
From constructing multifaceted structures to testing and rebuilding them in order to try out a different solution, your son or daughter will be taking on challenges just like a real engineer! Our immersive courses provide the ideal environment for your aspiring engineer to learn foundational science, architectural and engineering concepts while firing up his or her creativity and imagination throughout the process. We also keep parents informed by sending out regular communication, including a recap of each week’s project. We’ll also preview the following week’s project so you and your child can gear up for the next fun activity!
Our Engineering courses in the Halifax region feature:
- Fun, hands-on activities that include building bridges using K’NEX® pieces and designing machines using LEGO® bricks.
- A cutting-edge curriculum that focuses on equipping your child with 21st century STEM skills.
- A friendly, supportive setting, with a 6:1 student-to-teacher ratio and only 12 students or less per class.
- Regular emails to keep you informed of the concepts learned and how your child is progressing.