For kids who love to build structures and figure out how things work, our Engineering programs in Florissant might be just the thing they need to keep their imaginations engaged. 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. 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. There’s no better way for your child to develop 21st century competencies he or she will need for success in the classroom and beyond!
Developing Critical STEM Skills
Not only will your child have a great time constructing and deconstructing models and learning how things work in our Engineering courses in Florissant, but he or she will also develop valuable STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills along the way! Our interactive, engaging activities will also assist your son or daughter in developing strong critical thinking and problem solving skills. Register today to give your child a jump-start towards success!▼
Classes Tailored to Your Child’s Needs
With a maximum student-to-teacher ratio of 6:1 and no more than 12 students in each class, you can rest easy knowing your child will get the personal attention he or she needs to do well. We also email parents on a regular basis to make sure they understand what kind of projects their children are working on and how much progress is being made. 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 for you to share in your child’s success!
In Florissant, our Engineering programs teach:
- Hands-on activities that include designing intricate machines with K’NEX® and building structures with LEGO®.
- A state-of-the-art STEM curriculum that arms students with important 21st century skills.
- Collaborative projects that encourage teamwork and help your child learn to work well with others.
- Wrap-up activities after every session that strengthen the ideas learned in class.