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Sid the Science Kid

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Sun., April 20, 2014
12:30 pm
(30 minutes)

Rock & Roll Easter  

Sid finds a shiny rock while searching for Easter eggs in the backyard. He takes it to school in order to identify it, and then he and his classmates don bunny ears and go on an Easter Rock Hunt.

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Sun., April 20, 2014
1:00 pm
(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., April 20, 2014
1:30 pm
(30 minutes)

Ignatz's Inertia  

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

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Sun., April 20, 2014
2:00 pm
(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., April 20, 2014
2:30 pm
(30 minutes)

Rock & Roll Easter  

Sid finds a shiny rock while searching for Easter eggs in the backyard. He takes it to school in order to identify it, and then he and his classmates don bunny ears and go on an Easter Rock Hunt.

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Mon., April 21, 2014
12:00 pm
(30 minutes)

Where Did the Water Go?  

Sid learns about water.

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Mon., April 21, 2014
8:30 pm
(30 minutes)

Where Did the Water Go?  

Sid learns about water.

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Tue., April 22, 2014
12:00 pm
(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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Tue., April 22, 2014
8:30 pm
(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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Wed., April 23, 2014
12:00 pm
(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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Wed., April 23, 2014
8:30 pm
(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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Thu., April 24, 2014
12:00 pm
(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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Thu., April 24, 2014
8:30 pm
(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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Fri., April 25, 2014
12:00 pm
(30 minutes)

Let There Be Light  

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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Fri., April 25, 2014
8:30 pm
(30 minutes)

Let There Be Light  

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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Sun., April 27, 2014
12:30 pm
(30 minutes)

Where Did the Water Go?  

Sid learns about water.

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Sun., April 27, 2014
1:00 pm
(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., April 27, 2014
1:30 pm
(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., April 27, 2014
2:00 pm
(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., April 27, 2014
2:30 pm
(30 minutes)

Let There Be Light  

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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Mon., April 28, 2014
12:00 pm
(30 minutes)

Discovering Darkness  

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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Mon., April 28, 2014
8:30 pm
(30 minutes)

Discovering Darkness  

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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Tue., April 29, 2014
12:00 pm
(30 minutes)

Shadow Smile  

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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Tue., April 29, 2014
8:30 pm
(30 minutes)

Shadow Smile  

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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Wed., April 30, 2014
12:00 pm
(30 minutes)

A Rainbow Every Day!  

Sid and his friends learn how rainbows are formed.

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Wed., April 30, 2014
8:30 pm
(30 minutes)

A Rainbow Every Day!  

Sid and his friends learn how rainbows are formed.

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Thu., May 1, 2014
12:00 pm
(30 minutes)

Slide to the Side!  

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

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Thu., May 1, 2014
8:30 pm
(30 minutes)

Slide to the Side!  

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

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Fri., May 2, 2014
12:00 pm
(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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Fri., May 2, 2014
8:30 pm
(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.