Kids & Family
Young inventors share their bright ideas in this fun series featuring ordinary kids putting their imaginative creations to the test.
S01:E01 - Comfort Counts
Our host introduces us to Trenton; he has three inventions: a back warmer, hard hat attachments and a pooper scooper. He’s putting all three to the test: using a campfire, water and … bananas? We also meet Emma and Melanie and their fashionable invention. While our host attempts to make a practical, wearable invention of his own.
S01:E02 - Big Apple Pitch
Our host introduces us to Russell; he’s a small town boy about to make the pitch of a lifetime to one of the world’s most famous toy stores. Will they like his 2 water toys, or will his pitch go down the drain? We also meet Nicholas, a pro at the pitch as he demonstrates with one of his numerous inventions. While our host gives us do-it-at-home tips on basic brainstorming supplies as he tries to design his own water toy.
S01:E03 - Thumbs Up
Our host introduces us to Marissa; no need to carry a bike lock all the time or leave a stroller unlocked outside, she’s invented an all-in-one rack and lock system powered by the sun. She hits the mall to see what other kids think. We also meet Calder and his solar powered toy car. While we follow our host as he attempts to invent cool gadgets for his own ride.
S01:E04 - School Works
Our host introduces us to Sean; he’s invented a sound meter that’s in use in his school’s music classes. With some modifications, could he branch out beyond his classmates? We also meet a school entrepreneurs’ club; making beauty products and donating the profits turns learning business into fun. While we follow our host as he as invents his own musical instrument.
S01:E05 - Getting It Right
Our host introduces us to Joel; he’s invented talking buttons for your shoes to tell you right from left. He’s already selling his product to parents via the internet, but can he branch out farther? We also meet Samantha, a seasoned pro at internet sales – in fact business is so good her Dad works for her. While our host gives us do-it-at-home tips on making your own wearable inventions.
S01:E06 - It's in the Air
Our host introduces us to Derek; he’s invented a solar powered air freshener. He’s about to put his freshener to the ultimate stink test; is it any match for the barnyard? We also meet Kelsey and the bird deterrent system she’s devised for her family’s blueberry farm. While our host gives us tips on brainstorming, as he makes his own toy rocket.