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Sid the Science Kid

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Tue., February 21, 2017
5:00 am
(30 minutes)

I Have Muscles Where?  

After his father tells a joke, Sid laughs until his face hurts, which makes him wonder why. Then, at school, he learns that people have muscles all over, including their faces.

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Wed., February 22, 2017
5:00 am
(30 minutes)

Sid's Amazing Lungs  

Sid wonders why running around makes him breathe fast and where air goes when one breathes in. At school he learns about lungs and how they work.

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Thu., February 23, 2017
5:00 am
(30 minutes)

How Did My Dog Do That?  

Sid can't figure out why his dog can use a foot to scratch an ear and he can't, so he investigates. He learns about skeletons and how animals have different bones and joints than people.

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Fri., February 24, 2017
5:00 am
(30 minutes)

Now That's Using Your Brain  

Sid learns about the brain and how it controls many different things, including walking, thinking and breathing.

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Sat., February 25, 2017
5:00 am
(30 minutes)

Getting a Shot: You Can Do It!  

Sid's grandmother visits his school and administers flu shots, prompting Sid to learn about how vaccinations work.

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Sun., February 26, 2017
3:30 am
(30 minutes)

Getting a Shot: You Can Do It!  

Sid's grandmother visits his school and administers flu shots, prompting Sid to learn about how vaccinations work.

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Sun., February 26, 2017
4:00 am
(30 minutes)

No School Singalong Special!  

In the Season 2 opener, Sid wonders what to do with a day off from school until his friends arrive for a play date. They decide to put on a show in the backyard for Mom, Dad and Zekel featuring their favorite science songs.

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Sun., February 26, 2017
4:30 am
(30 minutes)

Slide to the Side!  

Sid wonders why he can't slide on a wood floor in sneakers.

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Sun., February 26, 2017
5:00 am
(30 minutes)

That's the Way the Ball Bounces  

Sid learns about elasticity when his attempt at a new game, Play-Doh ball, ends in a splat.

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Sun., February 26, 2017
5:30 am
(30 minutes)

Ignatz's Inertia  

Sid learns about inertia while playing with his skateboard and toy panda.

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Sun., February 26, 2017
6:00 am
(30 minutes)

Climb, Ignatz, Climb  

Sid and his pals use wheels, inclined planes, levers and pulleys to move his stuffed panda to the top of the playground slide.

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Sun., February 26, 2017
6:30 am
(30 minutes)

Hello Doggie  

Spurred by dogs barking in his neighborhood, Sid learns how animals communicate.

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Sun., February 26, 2017
7:00 am
(30 minutes)

Home Tweet Home  

Sid wonders why birds haven't taken up residence in a birdhouse he built with his father. Then he learns that many animals build their own homes.

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Tue., February 28, 2017
5:00 am
(30 minutes)

The Sticker Chart  

The series opener about an inquisitive preschooler who investigates the world around him finds Sid questioning the need for charts after he sees how far he has to go on his chore chart to receive a promised toy rocket. He comes to find, however, that charts enable people to compare, contrast and track everything from snacks to pets to chores.

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Wed., March 1, 2017
5:00 am
(30 minutes)

The Rolie Polie  

Sid is introduced to a cool scientific tool at school: the magnifying glass. He and his pals use it to investigate freckles, pebbles and roly-poly bugs.

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Thu., March 2, 2017
5:00 am
(30 minutes)

Enough With the Seashells  

Sid tries to figure out how many seashells are in a jar, but there are too many to count. At school he learns a new way to determine the number: estimation, which he uses to come up with a number for the seashells, as well as for leaves and stars.

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Fri., March 3, 2017
5:00 am
(30 minutes)

The Whale Episode  

Sid tries to measure a blue whale with his ruler, but finds whale's too large. At school he learns that nonstandard measurement can help him determine the whale's length.

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Sat., March 4, 2017
5:00 am
(30 minutes)

Super Science Tools  

Sid and his friends review his scientific tools, which include a chart, an estimation jar, a magnifying glass and a ruler, when he tries to determine which one is his favorite.

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Sun., March 5, 2017
3:30 am
(30 minutes)

Sid's Super Kick  

Sid learns why his soccer ball travels farther the harder he kicks it during a visit to the Science Center.

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Sun., March 5, 2017
4:00 am
(30 minutes)

Where Did the Water Go?  

Sid learns what happens to water that goes down a drain.

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Sun., March 5, 2017
4:30 am
(30 minutes)

Clean Air  

Sid investigates why his father wears a mask while painting. As a result, he learns about dirty fumes, clean air and pollution, as well as the important role of trees in keeping air clean.

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Sun., March 5, 2017
5:00 am
(30 minutes)

Reused Robot  

Sid learns how to recycle and reuse things after his mom stops him from throwing away his broken toy robot.

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Sun., March 5, 2017
5:30 am
(30 minutes)

Save the Stump!  

Sid notices a tree stump teeming with little creatures while clearing out space in the yard to make a basketball court. Then he learns that there are animal habitats everywhere and that destroying one animal habitat affects other animals and habitats.

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Sun., March 5, 2017
6:00 am
(30 minutes)

The Dirt on Dirt  

Sid investigates dirt. He learns that it helps things grow and that it's filled with tiny rocks, pieces of leaves, and even bugs and worms.

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Sun., March 5, 2017
6:30 am
(30 minutes)

Don't Forget the Leaves  

Sid learns about leaves, including how they are food for some animals, provide shade, and help make nutrients needed by flowers and trees.

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Sun., March 5, 2017
7:00 am
(30 minutes)

The Bug Club  

Sid and his friends use magnifying glasses to study ants, caterpillars and roly-polies.