Inspire your son or daughter’s imagination with our Engineering programs in Kansas City and encourage his or her interest in tinkering with machines and designing and building structures. Our interactive courses are a fun — and educational — way to inspire your son or daughter’s creativity while he or she learns a number 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 a great way to establish a foundation of strong skills your child will need for success in the 21st century classroom and beyond!
Develop Essential STEM Skills
Learning useful STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills is more fun when your child has the opportunity to design his or her own creations and learn the ins and outs of constructing models in our Engineering courses in Kansas City. Our interactive, engaging activities will also assist your son or daughter in developing strong critical thinking and problem solving skills. Help your child take a big step towards greater success: register today!▼
A Customized Experience
We ensure a maximum class size of 12 students — and a student-to-teacher ratio of no more than 6:1 — which means you can count on Sylvan to provide the personal attention your son or daughter needs to thrive. 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 see what your son or daughter is working on, gain an understanding of the importance of STEM concepts and get a sneak peek at next week’s project. It’s a great way for you to share in your child’s success!
A closer look at our Engineering programs in Kansas City:
- 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.