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

Sid's Health Day

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

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

The Broken Wheel

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

Thu, Mar 30 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.

Fri, Mar 31 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.

Sat, Apr 1 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.

Sun, Apr 2 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.

Mon, Apr 3 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!

Tue, Apr 4 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!

Wed, Apr 5 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.

Thu, Apr 6 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!

Fri, Apr 7 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.

Sat, Apr 8 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

Sid's Rainy Play Date

Sid learns that rain comes from clouds and is really important because it helps living things grow.

Sun, Apr 9 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

Sid's Special Dad Day

Sid discovers that sunblock protects his skin and learns about the ways the sun helps the Earth.

Mon, Apr 10 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

The Wind Did It

Sid learns that wind is strong enough to make waves, move sail boats and blow away a pile of leaves!

Fri, Apr 14 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

Sid The Weatherman

Sid learns that weathermen have to know all about rain, sun, wind and hot and cold temperatures!

Thu, Apr 13 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

Getting A Shot: You Can Do It!

Sid is nervous about getting a vaccination shot at school, until he learns his Grandma is the nurse!

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

Rock & Roll Easter!

It's springtime and that means it's time to hunt for Easter eggs in the backyard.

Wed, Apr 12 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

Sat, Apr 15 at 11:30 am on WTTW Kids 24/7

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