If your son or daughter can't stop tinkering with machines and building new structures, it might be time to register for our Engineering program in Halifax. 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. Working with a partner, your child will have the the chance to complete a variety of different projects including constructing models of real bridges with K’NEX® pieces and building machines with LEGO® bricks. There’s no better way for your child to develop 21st century competencies he or she will need for success in the classroom and beyond!
Develop Critical STEM Skills
Your child will not only have fun building and experimenting with cool creations: he or she will also have the opportunity to master a range of important 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. Make sure your child is set up for success: register today!▼
A Customized Experience
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 also send regular email updates to make sure you know all about the progress your child is making. 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 fantastic way to celebrate and share your child’s exciting progress and successes!
Our Engineering programs in Halifax provide:
- 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.