Sylvan’s Engineering courses in the Providence and New Bedford 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. Your child will get those creative juices flowing as he or she teams up with a buddy to build these awesome structures 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!
An Innovative Education
In addition to offering fun and memorable experiences, our Engineering courses in the Providence and New Bedford region help equip students with vital STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) abilities. Hands-on projects, creative activities and group learning all combine to help your child acquire crucial problem solving and critical thinking skills that can make a lasting impact, both in the classroom and beyond.▼
Calling all Budding Engineers
From constructing multifaceted structures to testing and rebuilding them in order to try out a different solution, your son or daughter will be taking on challenges just like a real engineer! Our hands-on programs are a fun and innovative way to help your eager inventor understand essential science, architectural and engineering concepts while getting creative and firing up his or her imagination in the process. We also get parents in on the fun by providing regular email communication to fill you in on the cool new projects your child worked on each week. 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!
Our Engineering programs in the Providence and New Bedford region include:
- Hands-on projects, from building machines with LEGO® bricks to constructing complex bridge types with K’NEX® pieces.
- A STEM-focused curriculum that will equip your child with critical 21st century skills.
- A personal learning environment, with a 6:1 student-to-teacher ratio and a maximum of 12 students per class.
- Regular email communication to keep you informed of your child’s progress.