For kids who love to build structures and figure out how things work, our Engineering programs in Alexandria might be just the thing they need to keep their imaginations engaged. With interactive and educational exercises, our courses will promote creativity while also teaching essential engineering concepts. Working with a partner, your child will have the the chance to complete a variety of different projects including constructing models of real bridges with K’NEX® pieces and building machines with LEGO® bricks. It’s a fantastic way for your child to develop essential skills in the modern world, helping ensure success in the classroom and beyond!
Focus on Important STEM Skills
With our Engineering courses in Alexandria, your child will develop a foundation of basic STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills through fun activities involving experimenting with constructing cool creations. Through hands-on sessions, collaborative challenges and wrap-up activities that reinforce learning, your child will also be able to work on those all-important critical thinking and problem solving skills. Enhance your child’s chances of success: register today!▼
A Tailored Experience
With no more than 12 students in each class — and a maximum 6:1 student-to-teacher ratio — registering your child with Sylvan means he or she will always receive personal attention. We also provide regular email communication to keep you informed of the course’s progress and your child’s work. You’ll be able to stay informed on your child’s progress, the STEM concepts he or she is learning and upcoming projects. It’s a great way for you to share in your child’s success!
Our Engineering Programs in Alexandria Include:
- Hands-on learning that allows kids to get creative with LEGO® machines and K’NEX® structures.
- A STEM-based curriculum that reflects the growing importance of 21st century skills.
- The fun, camaraderie and teamwork of collaborative projects.
- Wrap-up activities that ensure the session's most important concepts are reinforced.