If your son or daughter is obsessed with building structures and tinkering with gadgets, it's time to learn more about Sylvan's Engineering programs in York. 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. Pairing up with a classmate, your child will complete a different project each class, such as using to K’NEX® pieces to construct one of the world’s seven major bridges or building complex machines with LEGO® bricks. It’s an awesome way to help your child learn 21st century skills that can lead to success in the classroom and beyond!
Focus on Important STEM Skills
Building, deconstructing and experimenting with cool creations means kids have a blast with our Engineering program in York while developing important skills in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math). 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. Register today and find out how we can help your child achieve more!▼
Personal Learning and Small Classes
With no more than 12 students per class, your child is guaranteed to benefit from a 6:1 student-to-teacher ratio and the personal attention needed for success. 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 get to see your son or daughter’s creations, see which STEM concepts have been explored and learn what the next exciting project will be. In other words, it’s a great way to celebrate your child’s success!
A closer look at our Engineering programs in York:
- A thorough STEM curriculum that encourages the development of valuable 21st century skills.
- Hands-on projects like designing and building new structure models with LEGO® bricks and gadgets with K’NEX® pieces.
- Collaborative learning that involves an emphasis on teamwork and camaraderie.
- Wrap-up activities at the end of every session to reinforce STEM skills developed in class.