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 South Elgin. 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. Collaborating with a buddy, your child will tackle a new project in every class involving anything from building intricate machines with LEGO® bricks to constructing a model of a real bridge with K’NEX® pieces. It’s a great way to establish a foundation of strong skills your child will need for success in the 21st century classroom and beyond!
Focus on Important STEM Skills
Our Engineering program in South Elgin is designed so that kids don't only have a great time as they design, build and tinker with cool creations — they also get to grips with crucial STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) concepts along the way! Our interactive, engaging activities will also assist your son or daughter in developing strong critical thinking and problem solving skills. It's time to help your child gear up for greater success: register today!▼
Personal Learning and Small Classes
Your child is guaranteed to receive the one-on-one attention he or she needs thanks to classes with a maximum of 12 students per class. In addition, we’ll keep you in the loop with frequent email communication about your child’s projects and 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 the perfect way to encourage and celebrate your child’s success!
With our Engineering programs in South Elgin, you can expect:
- A focused STEM curriculum that will assist your child in developing essential 21st century skills.
- Collaborative projects that emphasize teamwork and help foster lifelong friendships.
- Hands-on learning that challenges kids to build structures with their own two hands.
- Wrap-up exercises at the end of every class to support the concepts learned in class.