For kids who love to build structures and figure out how things work, our Engineering programs in Edina might be just the thing they need to keep their imaginations engaged. Our courses are tailored to be fun and interactive, providing an enjoyable way for your child to master a range of engineering concepts while giving his or her creativity a real workout. Working with a partner, your child will have the the chance to complete a variety of different projects including constructing models of real bridges with K’NEX® pieces and building machines with LEGO® bricks. It’s an excellent way for your child to learn useful 21st century skills that will come in handy in the classroom and beyond!
Encourage Crucial STEM Skills
Our Engineering program in Edina 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! 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!▼
A Tailored Experience
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’ll also keep you up to date with your child’s progress with regular emails about projects and activities. You’ll be able to follow along with your child’s progress, find out more about the STEM concepts he or she is learning and get a sneak peek of next week’s activities. It’s a great way to share and celebrate your child’s success!
In Edina, our Engineering programs teach:
- A contemporary STEM curriculum that helps students develop valuable 21st century skill sets.
- An emphasis on hands-on learning, such as designing, testing and rebuilding creations using LEGO® and K’NEX® pieces.
- Projects that focus on teamwork and foster camaraderie.
- Wrap-up activities that reinforce the concepts covered in each session.