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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Upcoming Episodes

The Broken Wheel

Sid explores how wheels help move all kinds of things like cars, trains, tricycles and toy trucks!

Sat, Sep 23 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

My Slide

Sid learns how inclined planes can make it easier to push up heavy things like a big stuffed animal.

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

Sid's Amazing Invention

Sid learns that his machine for launching toys is actually a lever that can help lift heavy things.

Wed, Sep 20 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

The Tree House

Sid discovers that a pulley is the perfect machine to help lift heavy things up to high places.

Thu, Sep 21 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

Climb, Ignatz, Climb!

Sid uses wheels, incline planes, levers and pulleys to get his stuffed panda to the top of a slide.

Fri, Sep 22 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

Hello, Doggie!

Sid learns many ways that animals communicate like using body language, making sounds and barking!

Mon, Sep 25 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

Home Tweet Home

Sid explores animals that build and live in their own homes, like beehives, anthills and bird nests!

Tue, Sep 26 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

The Dirt On Dirt

At school, Sid discovers that dirt is really important to the Earth because it helps things grow.

Wed, Sep 27 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

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

Don't Forget The Leaves

Sid learns that leaves are food for animals and they make nutrients so flowers and trees can grow!

Thu, Sep 28 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

The Bug Club

Sid uses a magnifying glasses to discover ants, rolie polies and caterpillars around the playground.

Fri, Sep 29 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

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