Sid the Science Kid

Series

Sid the Science Kid

A Jim Henson Company production about an inquisitive preschooler named Sid who seeks answers to questions he asks himself, such as why his shoes are shrinking or why bananas become mushy.

Genres

Animation, Comedy, Family, Kids, Kids' TV, TV Programmes

Cast

Rating

Rating not available

Year

2008

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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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Sid wonders why he can't slide on a wood floor in sneakers.
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Sid learns about elasticity when his attempt at a new game, Play-Doh ball, ends in a splat.
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Sid learns about inertia while playing with his skateboard and toy panda.
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Sid learns why his soccer ball travels farther the harder he kicks it during a visit to the Science Center.
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Sid learns about the science of light and how it comes from various energy sources. He also discovers some light sources, like the sun, can't be turned off.
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Sid and his friends investigate darkness and learn that it's the result of the absence of light. They also discover that everything stays the same in the dark and that there's no reason to be afraid of it.
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Sid wonders why his shadow doesn't smile when he does. So he and his pals investigate shadows at the Science Center and learn that shadows only show shapes, not details like colors, stripes or smiles.
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Sid and his friends learn how rainbows are formed.
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Sid learns what happens to water that goes down a drain.
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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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Sid learns how to recycle and reuse things after his mom stops him from throwing away his broken toy robot.
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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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Sid, Gerald and Dad camp out in the backyard, where they look for animals, cook dinner, roast marshmallows, study the stars and sing songs.
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Sid and his pals dress in costumes for a Halloween party. They also learn about bats, spiders, cats and skeletons; and how to make green, gooey slime.
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Watching squirrels, Sid wonders what kind of scientist studies animals. He learns the answer when the class goes on a field trip to the Science Center, where Gabriela's mom, a marine biologist, talks about how she scuba dives with whales.
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Sid and his class learn about computers.
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Sid thinks the moon is made of cheese after seeing a picture of it on the Internet, but Susie explains that not everything online is true.
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Sid is disappointed when his cardboard wings don't enable him to fly like a bird.
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Sid tries to figure out how to reach a cereal box on a high kitchen shelf.