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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No School Singalong Special!

Sid and his friends show in the backyard and take turns singing their favorite science songs.

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

Clean Air!

Sid learns about pollution and learns that people and animals on Earth need to breathe clean air.

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

Reused Robot!

Sid and his friends investigate how to recycle and reuse items so that we make less trash.

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

Save The Stump!

Sid and his friends discover that there are animal habitats all around us, even in old tree stumps.

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

Let There Be Light

Sid explores the science of light and discovers that light comes from various energy sources.

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

Discovering Darkness

Sid investigates what happens when a light source is completely blocked, creating darkness.

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

Shadow Smile!

Sid investigates shadows and explores ways to create a shadow by blocking a light source.

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

A Rainbow Every Day!

Sid investigates rainbows and learns they can only form when light passes through water droplets.

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

Sid's Backyard Campout!

Sid, Gerald and Dad gear up for a big adventure by setting up tents for a campout in the backyard.

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

I Want to Be A Scientist!

At the Science Center, a marine biologist talks about her exciting job SCUBA diving with whales.

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

Get Up and Move!

Wed, Mar 1 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

Sid's Pet Project

Sid learns that taking care of a pet is a big responsibility when his class gets a praying mantis.

Thu, Mar 2 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

Sleep? Who Needs It?!

Sid explores how the body needs sleep to properly function and why we need sleep to stay healthy!

Fri, Mar 3 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

Seed The Science Kid

Sid learns that many living things grow in life cycles, including chickens, apples and butterflies.

Sat, Mar 4 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

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