Sylvan’s Engineering courses in the Philadelphia region make learning fun! Your son or daughter can expect to complete a different hands-on project each week, including designing, testing and tweaking bridges and machines using K’NEX® pieces or LEGO® bricks. Watch your child’s creativity soar as he or she constructs these complex creations with a partner and challenges other teams to friendly games and competitions. It’s a fantastic way for your child to learn how to problem-solve just like an engineer and get equipped with 21st century skills in the process!
A 21st Century Education
Our Engineering courses in the Philadelphia region aren’t just big on excitement: they’re also a great way to equip your child with important STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) concepts. Through three-dimensional learning, collaborative group activities and creative exercises, your child will also develop vital problem solving skills and critical thinking abilities that can make a big impact in the classroom and beyond!▼
Aspiring Engineers Unite!
From constructing complex structures to tweaking and rebuilding them in order to test out a better solution, your son or daughter will be solving problems like a real engineer in no time! Our immersive courses provide the ideal environment for your aspiring engineer to learn foundational science, architectural and engineering concepts while firing up his or her creativity and imagination throughout the process. Parents are kept in the loop through our regular email communication, so you can see your child’s progress and celebrate his or her achievements. In addition, we’ll provide a sneak peek of the next week’s project so the whole family can get excited for the next fun project!
Sylvan’s Engineering courses in the Philadelphia region offer:
- Interactive activities, from constructing machines with LEGO® bricks to designing bridges with K’NEX® pieces.
- A 21st century curriculum that focuses on equipping students with STEM skills.
- A supportive educational environment, featuring a 6:1 student-to-teacher ratio and no more than 12 students per class.
- Ongoing email communication to keep parents in the loop throughout the program.