If your son or daughter is obsessed with building structures and tinkering with gadgets, it's time to learn more about Sylvan's Engineering programs in Thornhill. Our interactive courses are a fun — and educational — way to inspire your son or daughter’s creativity while he or she learns a number of important engineering concepts. Together, your child and a partner will complete various projects that will have them using LEGO® bricks and K’NEX® pieces to build models of complex bridges and machinery. It’s an excellent way for your child to learn useful 21st century skills that will come in handy in the classroom and beyond!
Develop Essential 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 Thornhill. Through hands-on sessions, collaborative challenges and wrap-up activities that reinforce learning, your child will also be able to work on those all-important critical thinking and problem solving skills. Give your child the tools he or she needs to succeed: register today!▼
Personal Learning and Small Classes
Thanks to a 6:1 student-to-teacher ratio and a limit of 12 students per class, you can be sure your child is receiving the personal attention he or she needs to succeed. We’ll also keep you informed about your child’s projects with regular email communication. 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 productive way to be a part of your child’s success!
With our Engineering programs in Thornhill, you can expect:
- Hands-on activities that include designing intricate machines with K’NEX® and building structures with LEGO®.
- A state-of-the-art STEM curriculum that arms students with important 21st century skills.
- Collaborative projects that encourage teamwork and help your child learn to work well with others.
- Wrap-up activities after every session that strengthen the ideas learned in class.