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 Melfort. 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. Pairing up with a buddy, your child will work on a new project each class, including constructing one of the world’s seven bridge types with K’NEX® pieces or building a complex machine with LEGO® bricks. It’s the ideal way to learn crucial 21st century skills that can have a positive effect in and beyond the classroom!
Developing 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! 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. Make sure your child is set up for success: register today!▼
A Unique Experience
With no more than 12 students per class, your child is guaranteed to benefit from a 6:1 student-to-teacher ratio and the personal attention needed for success. 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 handiwork, learn about the STEM concepts explored and preview next week’s project. It's a nice way to celebrate (and share!) your child’s successes.
Our Engineering Programs in Melfort Cover the Following:
- Hands-on learning that allows kids to get creative with LEGO® machines and K’NEX® structures.
- A STEM-based curriculum that reflects the growing importance of 21st century skills.
- The fun, camaraderie and teamwork of collaborative projects.
- Wrap-up activities that ensure the session's most important concepts are reinforced.