Bring STEAM activities home with the Cade!
Each lesson includes activities that can be completed using everyday items found around the house, plus step-by-step videos and instructions to invent at home! Click on one of the images below to see exciting lessons and activities for each age group.
Cade at Home isn’t just for kids! Check out our podcast, for in-depth discussions of topics including artificial intelligence and gene-editing software.
Cade at Home Programs
Little Sparks Activities, Songs, and Crafts (ages 0-5)
Looking for fun science and art activities to do at home with your littles? Little Sparks at Home brings song, dance, and crafting as an introduction to STEAM topics perfect for ages 0-5.
Cade Science Fun – as seen on PBS Kids (ages 5+)
In partnership with WUFT PBS, the Cade Museum developed fun, interactive videos that bring science concepts to life. Learn more about inventors, science, technology, engineering, art, and math as you explore these activities at home.
Cade Activities and Lessons (ages 6+)
Everyone says that necessity is the mother of invention, but at the Cade, we see all inventions as born from these Mothers of Invention: Necessity, Curiosity, Imagination, Iteration, and Serendipity. These video lessons highlight inventors and inventions featured in the Cade’s Mothers of Invention exhibit.
Cade Tech Lessons (ages 10+)
Want to learn how to code and design 3D prints? We’ll teach you simple coding with Scratch and online 3D modeling using TinkerCAD in this series of easy-to-follow video lessons.
Brighter Idea (ages 13+)
Ever wonder where your money goes after you spend it or if light can kill a virus? The Brighter Idea video series answers questions related to finance, banking, sports science, and more! Brighter Idea was made possible with sponsorship from VyStar Credit Union.