Our Engineering programs in the Peoria and Bloomington region are designed for big time fun! Your child will have an amazing time working on a different hands-on project every week, such as constructing cool machines or bridges using LEGO® bricks or K’NEX® pieces. Watch your child’s creativity reach new heights as he or she builds these cool creations with a buddy and challenges other teams to fun competitions. It’s a novel way for your son or daughter to develop critical 21st century skills while solving problems just like an engineer!
A 21st Century Education
In addition to offering big-time fun and excitement, Sylvan’s Engineering programs in the Peoria and Bloomington region also provide your child with opportunities to learn important STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) competencies. Through a combination of hands-on learning, teamwork and creative projects, your child will develop valuable critical thinking and problem solving abilities that can make a positive difference in school and beyond!▼
Is Your Child a Budding Engineer?
From constructing multifaceted structures to testing and rebuilding them in order to try out a different solution, your son or daughter will be taking on challenges just like a real engineer! Our hands-on programs are a fantastic way for your budding inventor to gain a solid grasp of engineering, science and architectural concepts while also igniting his or her imagination and creativity along the way. We also keep parents informed by sending out regular communication, including a recap of each week’s project. We’ll also preview the following week’s project so you and your child can gear up for the next fun activity!
Our Engineering courses in the Peoria and Bloomington region feature:
- Cool, interactive projects that feature building machines with LEGO® bricks to designing a variety of bridge types with K’NEX® pieces.
- STEM-based learning that focuses on teaching valuable 21st century skills.
- A personalized educational environment, with a 6:1 student-to-teacher ratio and no more than 12 students per session.
- Regular emails throughout the program to keep parents informed.