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 Perfect Pancake

Sid wants to know how his Grandma makes perfect pancakes and discovers that heat changes things.

Sat, Jul 11 at 7:30 am on WTTW HD

Too Much Noise

Sid explores his sense of hearing and learns that sounds travel through the air and into our ears.

Sat, Jul 25 at 7:30 am on WTTW HD

The Big Sneeze

Sid learns that washing his hands with soap and water will help him be healthy and keep germs away.

Sat, Aug 8 at 7:30 am on WTTW HD

Ignatz's Inertia

Sid uses his skateboard to discover that things in motion stay in motion until they are stopped.

Sat, Jul 18 at 7:30 am on WTTW HD

Save The Stump!

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

Sat, Aug 1 at 7:30 am on WTTW HD

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