If your son or daughter loves building structures and tinkering with machines, then our Engineering programs in Thornhill could be exactly what you need to help your child’s imagination soar! 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. Kids work on different projects every week, teaming up with a partner to design and build K’NEX® bridges or complicated LEGO® machines. It’s an awesome way to help your child learn 21st century skills that can lead to success in the classroom and beyond!
Develop Essential STEM Skills
With our Engineering courses in Thornhill, 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 collaborative activities and hands-on learning, your child will also be able to strengthen a variety of useful problem solving and critical thinking skills. It's time to help your child gear up for greater success: register today!▼
Personal Attention and Regular Updates
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 provide email communication on a regular basis to keep you up to date about the program and your child’s progress. You’ll be able to stay informed on your child’s progress, the STEM concepts he or she is learning and upcoming projects. It’s a great way for you to share in your child’s success!
In Thornhill, 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.