Web site: http://pbskids.org/sid/
"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.
Discovering Darkness #211
Sid investigates what happens when a light source is completely blocked, creating darkness.
- KET2 Monday, August 25 at 6:00 am EDT
Shadow Smile! #212
Sid investigates shadows and explores ways to create a shadow by blocking a light source.
- KET2 Tuesday, August 26 at 6:00 am EDT
A Rainbow Every Day! #213
Sid and his friends investigate rainbows at school where they discover that rainbows can only form when light passes through water droplets.
- KET2 Wednesday, August 27 at 6:00 am EDT
Sid's Rainy Play Date #131
Sid is supposed to have a playdate outside, but the forecast calls for rain! Sid isn't too happy and wonders if the rain knew he wanted to play outside? At school, Sid and his friends discover that rain actually comes from rain clouds! They also learn that rain is really important because it helps living things grow.
- KET2 Thursday, August 28 at 6:00 am EDT
Sid's Backyard Campout! #214
Pack some food and bring your backpack because Sid, Gerald, and Dad are gearing up for a big adventure! They're setting up tents for a campout in the backyard! Dad is eager to share his love of nature and demonstrates how to have a great time outside with the simplest of necessities. They look for animals, cook their own dinner, marvel at the stars in the sky, roast marshmallows, and sing songs around the campfire. And here's the best part, the viewer is invited to join the adventure and sing along!
- KET2 Friday, August 29 at 6:00 am EDT
Seed The Science Kid #221
Sid discovers seeds in his apple and decides that seeds really get in the way when you're trying to eat the apple! This leads Sid to investigate seeds with his friends at the Science Center, where they learn that many living things grow in life cycles.
- KET Sunday, September 7 at 6:00 am EDT
Sid Engineers A Solution #226
Sid has a big, big, big problem! He's trying to grab a cereal box located way up high on the kitchen shelf, but he just can't reach it. He tries using a stool, but he still can't grab it. He wants to know, how is he ever going to grab that cereal box???
- KET Sunday, September 14 at 6:00 am EDT
Super Science Tools #105
Having amassed quite a collection of science tools—a ruler, an estimation jar, a chart, and a magnifying glass—Sid tries to figure out which one is his favorite.
- KET Sunday, September 21 at 6:00 am EDT
No More Changes #110
Sid isn't too thrilled that his favorite shirt has shrunk, his shoes don't fit anymore, and Mom has replaced his favorite toothpaste with a different brand. Why do things have to change, anyway?
- KET Sunday, September 28 at 6:00 am EDT
All My Senses #115
At school, Sid and his friends embark on a quest to explore vision, hearing, touch, smell, and taste.
- KET Sunday, October 5 at 6:00 am EDT
Sid's Health Day #120
At school, Sid and his friends discover lots of ways to stay healthy.
- KET Sunday, October 12 at 6:00 am EDT
Climb, Ignatz, Climb! #125
Sid pretends that his stuffed animal panda is going on an adventure to the top of the playground slide. Sid and his friends make a plan and use simple machines like wheels, inclined planes, levers, and pulleys to get the panda all the way to the top of the slide!
- KET Sunday, October 19 at 6:00 am EDT
Get Up and Move! #217
Sid is super excited, because teacher Susie announced that today is full of surprises - healthy surprises!
- KET Sunday, October 26 at 6:00 am EST
Official web site: http://pbskids.org/sid/