For kids who love to build structures and figure out how things work, our Engineering programs in Scarborough might be just the thing they need to keep their imaginations engaged. Our interactive courses are a fun and educational way for your child to learn a variety of engineering concepts while firing up his or her creativity. 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. It’s an effective way to get comfortable with 21st century skills that are critical for success in the classroom and beyond!
Encourage Crucial 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! Through practical learning, teamwork and wrap-up activities that consolidate learning, your son or daughter will also work on developing stronger problem solving and critical thinking skills. Register today to help set your child up for greater success!▼
Personal Learning and Small Classes
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. In addition, we’ll keep you in the loop with frequent email communication about your child’s projects and progress. 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. It’s the perfect way to encourage and celebrate your child’s success!
With our Engineering programs in Scarborough, you can expect:
- A cutting-edge STEM curriculum that equips students with valuable 21st century skills.
- Hands-on learning that includes designing, testing and redesigning LEGO® machines and K’NEX® bridges.
- Collaborative projects that foster camaraderie and help your child develop important teamwork skills.
- Wrap-up activities at the end of each session that reinforce the concepts learned in class.