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 Gillette. 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. It’s the ideal way to learn crucial 21st century skills that can have a positive effect in and beyond the classroom!
In Gillette, our Engineering programs teach:
- 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.