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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My Mushy Banana

Sid learns that it's natural for his banana to turn brown. Over time, fruits and vegetables decay!

Sat, Nov 5 at 7:00 am on WTTW HD

Shadow Smile!

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

Sat, Oct 1 at 7:00 am on WTTW HD

A Rainbow Every Day!

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

Sat, Oct 8 at 7:00 am on WTTW HD

Sid's Backyard Campout!

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

Sat, Oct 15 at 7:00 am on WTTW HD

Halloween Spooky Science Special

It's Halloween! Sid and his friends dress up in scary costumes and learn about bats and spiders.

Sat, Oct 29 at 7:00 am on WTTW HD

Seed The Science Kid

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

Sat, Nov 12 at 7:00 am on WTTW HD

The Amazing Computer Science Tool!

Sid wants to know what computers do! Mom volunteers to show Sid's class how a computer works.

Sat, Nov 19 at 7:00 am on WTTW HD

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