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 Sterling. Not only are our courses educational, but they’re also a fun and and interactive way for your child to learn essential engineering concepts while also putting his or her creativity to good use. 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. There’s no better way for your child to develop 21st century competencies he or she will need for success in the classroom and beyond!
Develop Essential STEM Skills
Building, deconstructing and experimenting with cool creations means kids have a blast with our Engineering program in Sterling while developing important skills in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math). Through hands-on learning, collaboration and wrap-up activities, your child will also enhance his or her critical thinking and problem solving skills. It's time to help your child gear up for greater success: register today!▼
Personal Attention and Regular Updates
Thanks to a 6:1 student-to-teacher ratio and a limit of 12 students per class, you can be sure your child is receiving the personal attention he or she needs to succeed. In addition, we provide frequent email updates to keep you informed about your child's progress. You’ll get to see your son or daughter’s creations, find out more about the STEM concepts learned and get a preview of next week’s project. It's a nice way to celebrate (and share!) your child’s successes.
Our Engineering Programs in Sterling Cover:
- Hands-on learning in which students design, create and optimize a range of different machines and structures using LEGO® and K’NEX® pieces.
- A STEM-focused curriculum that emphasizes valuable 21st century skills.
- Projects that demand teamwork, foster friendships and promote useful collaborative skills.
- Wrap-up activities at the end of each session that reinforce the concepts learned in class.