If your son or daughter can't stop tinkering with machines and building new structures, it might be time to register for our Engineering program in Jackson. Kids in our interactive courses have fun, make new friends and demonstrate their creativity while mastering a variety of important engineering concepts. Together, your child and a partner will complete various projects that will have them using LEGO® bricks and K’NEX® pieces to build models of complex bridges and machinery. It’s an awesome way to help your child learn 21st century skills that can lead to success in the classroom and beyond!
Encourage Crucial STEM Skills
With our Engineering courses in Jackson, your child will develop a foundation of basic STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills through fun activities involving experimenting with constructing cool creations. There's also plenty of collaboration, hands-on learning and wrap-up activities, enabling your son or daughter to also improve his or her critical thinking and problem solving skills. Register today and find out how we can help your child achieve more!▼
A Customized 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 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 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 nice way to celebrate (and share!) your child’s successes.
In Jackson, our Engineering programs teach:
- 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.