Sid the Science Kid: Gotta Know Microphone Giveaway (Closed)

If you have a preschool aged child or grandchild, chances are good that you’ve heard of Sid the Science Kid. I’ve talked about Sid many times on this blog, and I’ve even given away some really great DVDs.

If you don’t know who Sid the Science Kid is, let me tell you a bit about him and his show.

Sid is a funny and very inquisitive 5 year old who stars in his very own animated television series on PBS Kids. Curious and excited about the world around him, Sid asks all sorts of questions – the how, when, where and why kind of questions – that preschoolers often ask their parents or grandparents. They discover lots of answers and interesting tidbits in each episode. Geared toward children ages 3 – 6, the show uses humor and music as key teaching tools.

Now, I’m giving you the chance to win a Sid the Science Kid Gotta Know Microphone for the preschooler in your life. While we haven’t had a chance to play with the microphone ourselves, here are some cool features of the toy:

Fun push-button features let you create applause noise after you’ve interviewed someone, laughter noise when you’ve told a joke and even the Sid the Science Kid series theme song and silly sounds when you’re ready to sing! For extra fun, set it to “echo mode” and listen to your voice echo…echo…echo… everywhere you go!
Electronic microphone, modeled after the one in the television series, lets kids tell jokes, interview and sing with its laughter, applause, theme song and echo features! Includes 3 “AAA” batteries. Ages 3 and up.

The easy to use push-buttons will provide hours of fun for your preschooler as they tell jokes, ask questions, sing, and listen to their voices echo over and over again.

Need to get your hands on this microphone now, and don’t want to wait until the giveaway ends? You can purchase the microphone on the website, or wherever toys are sold: Walmart, Kmart, Target, etc. for just $14.99.

Thanks to Three.Sixty Marketing & Communications and the Jim Henson Company, I get to give away a Sid the Science Kid Gotta Know Microphone to one of my readers!

To Enter
Leave a comment here and tell me one question your preschool child (grandchild, student, etc) has asked you that you just didn’t know how to answer
*Mandatory. If this is not done, you cannot win. 

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Fine Print: Contest is open to US Continental Residents ONLY. If you already do any of the above, you qualify. Please leave a comment for each of the extra entries you complete. However, you must first leave the required comment as stated above. Giveaway will end on July 21st at 11:59pm (EST), and the winner will be selected via Winner will be notified via email upon selection, and will have 48 hours to claim their prize.  
Disclaimer:  This post is sponsored by Three.Sixty Marketing & Communications on behalf of the Jim Henson Company. I did not receive any kind of compensation or product for this post.

Angie Vinez (2893 Posts)

Angie is a wife and mother to 8. Her life revolves around cooking, cleaning, laundry, and other household duties. She is passionate about her life in Christ and wants to encourage other mothers in their own walk of faith. Angie is active on many social media networks, loves technology, photography, and graphic design, and loves creating blog designs for other mom bloggers.


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    I haven't really got any ones yet, other than why is there rainbows, but I could more or less explain that one.

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    Where's Grandpa? when he left the state and went back home. Our son thinks he's still flying on an airplane, lol.

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    Leandrea at Coupons Are Great says:

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    'Why do people die?'

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