Our Engineering courses in the Hampton Roads – Newport News, Chesapeake, Virginia Beach region offer an unforgettable experience! Your child will love getting hands on with a different project every week, like building, testing and modifying a machine or bridge using K’NEX® pieces or LEGO® bricks. Watch your child’s creativity take flight as he or she builds these complex structures with a partner and participates in fun games and friendly challenges against other teams. Your child will be solving problems just like an engineer in no time — and developing vital 21st century skills too!
A Real-World Education
In addition to offering big-time fun and excitement, Sylvan’s Engineering programs in the Hampton Roads – Newport News, Chesapeake, Virginia Beach region also provide your child with opportunities to learn important STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) competencies. Through a combination of hands-on learning, teamwork and creative projects, your child will develop valuable critical thinking and problem solving abilities that can make a positive difference in school and beyond!▼
Is Your Child a Budding Engineer?
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 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!
Our Engineering courses in the Hampton Roads – Newport News, Chesapeake, Virginia Beach region feature:
- 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.