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 Williamsburg. With interactive and educational exercises, our courses will promote creativity while also teaching essential engineering concepts. 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 effective way to get comfortable with 21st century skills that are critical for success in the classroom and beyond!
Build Essential STEM Skills
Your child will not only have fun building and experimenting with cool creations: he or she will also have the opportunity to master a range of important STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) concepts along the way! With hands-on activities and collaborative learning opportunities, your child’s problem solving and critical thinking skills will improve as well. Enhance your child’s chances of success: register today!▼
Our Personal Approach
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 send regular email updates to make sure you know all about the progress your child is making. You’ll learn more about your son or daughter’s handiwork, see which STEM concepts have been covered and enjoy a sneak preview of next week’s project. It's a nice way to celebrate (and share!) your child’s successes.
Our Engineering Programs in Williamsburg Cover the Following:
- 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.