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.

Sat, Nov 28 8:00 A.M. The Tree House     NHPBS KIDS

Sid wonders how he can lift his heavy box of toys way up to his treehouse.

Sun, Nov 29 8:00 A.M. My Slide     NHPBS KIDS

Sid wonders how he can lift up his big, heavy stuffed animal dinosaur onto his bed.

Mon, Nov 30 8:00 A.M. Shadow Smile!     NHPBS KIDS

After looking at his own shadow, Sid wonders why his shadow doesn't smile when he does.

Tue, Dec 1 8:00 A.M. Rock & Roll Easter!     NHPBS KIDS

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

Wed, Dec 2 8:00 A.M. Special Mom Day Meal     NHPBS KIDS

Sid declares that it's a special Mom Day, so he makes Mom French toast for breakfast.

Thu, Dec 3 8:00 A.M. Get Up and Move!     NHPBS KIDS

Sat, Dec 5 8:00 A.M. What's That Smell?     NHPBS KIDS

Sid wakes up to his favorite smell in the world, pancakes.

Sun, Dec 6 8:00 A.M. Too Much Noise     NHPBS KIDS

Sid notices that when he covers his ears with his hands, everything sounds quieter.

Mon, Dec 7 8:00 A.M. I Want to Be A Scientist!     NHPBS KIDS

In his backyard, Sid is intently observing squirrels and really wants to know why they make funny squeaking sounds.

Wed, Dec 9 8:00 A.M. Sid's Holiday Adventure     NHPBS KIDS

Sid loves celebrating the winter holidays where he lives, because it's always sunny and warm.

Thu, Dec 10 8:00 A.M. Sid The Weatherman     NHPBS KIDS

Sid wants to be a weatherman so he can decide what the weather will be every day.

Fri, Dec 11 8:00 A.M. My Ice Pops     NHPBS KIDS

Sid wakes up and discovers that his ice pops melted!

Sat, Dec 12 8:00 A.M. I Want to Be A Scientist!     NHPBS KIDS

In his backyard, Sid is intently observing squirrels and really wants to know why they make funny squeaking sounds.

Sun, Dec 13 8:00 A.M. Sid The Weatherman     NHPBS KIDS

Sid wants to be a weatherman so he can decide what the weather will be every day.

Mon, Dec 14 8:00 A.M. Sid's Holiday Adventure     NHPBS KIDS

Sid loves celebrating the winter holidays where he lives, because it's always sunny and warm.

Tue, Dec 15 8:00 A.M. The Amazing Computer Science Tool!     NHPBS KIDS

Sid is thoroughly amused as he watches his parents.

Wed, Dec 16 8:00 A.M. Sid's Backyard Campout!     NHPBS KIDS

Pack some food and bring your backpack because Sid, Gerald, and Dad are gearing up for a big adventure!

Thu, Dec 17 8:00 A.M. How Did My Dog Do That?     NHPBS KIDS

When Sid's dog uses his foot to scratch his ear, Sid tries the same maneuver, but can't do it.

Fri, Dec 18 8:00 A.M. The Reason Sid's Sneezin'     NHPBS KIDS

Sid wakes up and can't stop sneezing. He makes his way into the kitchen where he finds his Dad in the middle of a similar sneeze attack.

Sat, Dec 19 8:00 A.M. All My Senses     NHPBS KIDS

Sid wants to know about all his different senses. At school, Sid and his friends embark on a quest to explore vision, hearing, touch, smell and taste!

Mon, Dec 21 8:00 A.M. Sid Engineers A Solution     NHPBS KIDS

Sid has a big, big, big problem!

Wed, Dec 23 8:00 A.M. Sid's Holiday Adventure     NHPBS KIDS

Sid loves celebrating the winter holidays where he lives, because it's always sunny and warm.

Sat, Dec 26 8:00 A.M. Sid's Holiday Adventure     NHPBS KIDS

Sid loves celebrating the winter holidays where he lives, because it's always sunny and warm.

Sun, Dec 27 8:00 A.M. Sid Wings It!     NHPBS KIDS

In his backyard, Sid shows off his homemade cardboard wings.

Mon, Dec 28 8:00 A.M. Home Tweet Home     NHPBS KIDS

Sid wonders why there aren't any birds living in the birdhouse he built with his Dad?

Tue, Dec 29 8:00 A.M. I Want Cake     NHPBS KIDS

Sid declares that he shall only eat Birthday cake for every meal!

Wed, Dec 30 8:00 A.M. Sid's Health Day     NHPBS KIDS

Sid wonders what is the best way to always stay healthy?

Thu, Dec 31 8:00 A.M. Get Up and Move!     NHPBS KIDS

Fri, Jan 1 8:00 A.M. The Dirt On Dirt     NHPBS KIDS

In an Earth Day themed episode, Sid wants to know what makes dirt so dirty?

Sat, Jan 2 8:00 A.M. I Want Cake     NHPBS KIDS

Sid declares that he shall only eat Birthday cake for every meal!

Sun, Jan 3 8:00 A.M. Sid's Health Day     NHPBS KIDS

Sid wonders what is the best way to always stay healthy?

Mon, Jan 4 8:00 A.M. The Bug Club     NHPBS KIDS

It's a special day at school, it's Bug Club Day!

Tue, Jan 5 8:00 A.M. Sid's Rainy Play Date     NHPBS KIDS

Sid is supposed to have a playdate outside, but the forecast calls for rain!

Wed, Jan 6 8:00 A.M. Sid's Special Dad Day     NHPBS KIDS

Sid is excited to play soccer with his Dad outside--but he's not excited to lather up in sunblock, because it takes way too long to put on!

Thu, Jan 7 8:00 A.M. Don't Forget The Leaves     NHPBS KIDS

Everybody thinks flowers are special, but Sid wants to know: what makes leaves special?

Fri, Jan 8 8:00 A.M. Halloween Spooky Science Special     NHPBS KIDS

It's Halloween time and Sid and his friends have dressed up in the spookiest and scariest costumes possible.

Sat, Jan 9 8:00 A.M. Sid's Rainy Play Date     NHPBS KIDS

Sid is supposed to have a playdate outside, but the forecast calls for rain!

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