Sid The Science Kid

Sid The Science Kid

'Sid the Science Kid' uses comedy to celebrate children's natural curiosity about science and explores their 'Why?' questions in everyday life. It features the energetic and inquisitive five-year-old Sid, who tackles the ideas that preschoolers find fascinating (Why do bananas go 'bad'? How does my juice box straw work? How does a bird fly without a plane?). In each episode, viewers meet Sid's friends and family who help him find the answers to these questions.

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The Sticker Chart

As Sid fills up his chore chart to get a new toy, he learns that charts are great science tools.

Tue, Nov 21 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

The Rolie Polie

Sid uses a magnifying glass to make freckles on his skin, pebbles and his little bugs look bigger.

Wed, Nov 22 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

Sun, Nov 26 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

Enough with the Seashells

Sid uses a new strategy called estimation for making his best guess how many seashells he has.

Thu, Nov 23 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

The Whale Episode

Sid uses the non-standard measurement method to measure things with shoes, blocks and even people!

Fri, Nov 24 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

Super Science Tools

Sid learns that his ruler, estimation jar, chart and magnifying glass are amazing in their own way.

Mon, Nov 27 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

No More Changes

Sid learns about change and transformations such as decay, growth, and change caused by heat.

Tue, Nov 28 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

All My Senses

At school, Sid and his friends embark on a quest to explore vision, hearing, touch, smell and taste!

Wed, Nov 29 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

Sid's Health Day

Sid learns the benefits of nutritious foods, washing his hands, brushing his teeth and exercising.

Thu, Nov 30 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

The Reason Sid's Sneezin'

Sid learns that he might be allergic to pollen and goes on a mission to learn more about allergies.

Mon, Nov 20 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

Sat, Nov 25 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

Sid Wings It!

Sid visits an exhibit showcasing gliders, flying contraptions and jet planes at the Science Center.

Sun, Nov 19 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

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