Encourage your child’s imagination to soar with our Engineering programs in Thornhill and tap into his or her love of tinkering with gadgets and building structures. 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 a fantastic way for your child to develop essential skills in the modern world, helping ensure success in the classroom and beyond!
Develop Critical STEM Skills
Building, deconstructing and experimenting with cool creations means kids have a blast with our Engineering program in Thornhill while developing important skills in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math). 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. Help set your child up for greater success: register today!▼
Classes Tailored to Your Child’s Needs
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 make keeping you in the know about what your child is up to a priority with regular email communication summarizing his or her progress. You’ll get to see your son or daughter’s creations, see which STEM concepts have been explored and learn what the next exciting project will be. What better way to share and celebrate your child’s success?
A closer look at our Engineering programs in Thornhill:
- 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.