PILOT

EPISODE 1

STORYLINE
In the series opener, nine-year-old Sheldon Cooper, is a once-in-a-generation mind capable of advanced mathematics and science but learns that isn't always helpful growing up in East Texas.


ROCKETS, COMMUNISTS, AND THE DEWEY DECIMAL SYSTEM

EPISODE 2

STORYLINE
To appease his worried mother, Sheldon employs the techniques of a self-help book to try and make a friend.


POKER, FAITH, AND EGGS

EPISODE 3

STORYLINE
When George Sr. is rushed to the emergency room, Meemaw comes to babysit, and the kids have an adventure getting to the hospital on their own.


A THERAPIST, A COMIC BOOK, AND A BREAKFAST SAUSAGE

EPISODE 4

STORYLINE
After choking on a breakfast sausage, Sheldon wrestles with his fear of solid foods and discovers comic books for the first time.


A SOLAR CALCULATOR, A GAME BALL, AND A CHEERLEADER'S BOSOM

EPISODE 5

STORYLINE
Sheldon struggles with newfound popularity after utilizing statistics to help the football team.


A PATCH, A MODEM, AND A ZANTAC

EPISODE 6

STORYLINE
When a NASA representative visits Sheldon's school and dismisses his science, Sheldon is set on a mission to prove him wrong.


A BRISKET, VOODOO, AND CANNONBALL RUN

EPISODE 7

STORYLINE
The kids brainstorm ways to resolve a family feud when Meemaw refuses to give George Sr. her brisket recipe.


CAPE CANAVERAL, SCHRÖDINGER'S CAT, AND CYNDI LAUPER'S HAIR

EPISODE 8

STORYLINE
While Mary, Memaw and Missy have their girls night at the salon, the three Cooper men plan their road trip to see the space launcher, but it doesn't go as well as they plan.


SPOCK, KIRK, AND TESTICULAR HERNIA

EPISODE 9

STORYLINE
George Sr. strikes a deal with Sheldon to tutor Georgie when poor grades threaten to keep him from playing football.


AN EAGLE FEATHER, A STRING BEAN, AND AN ESKIMO

EPISODE 10

STORYLINE
When Sheldon moves to Dallas to attend a school for gifted children, the family struggles to cope with his absence.


DEMONS, SUNDAY SCHOOL, AND PRIME NUMBERS

EPISODE 11

STORYLINE
A worried Mary sends Sheldon to Sunday school after she finds him playing Dungeons and Dragons with his friends, Tam and Billy.


A COMPUTER, A PLASTIC PONY, AND A CASE OF BEER

EPISODE 12

STORYLINE
Sheldon asks for a computer and unknowingly sparks a heated argument between Mary and George Sr. over the family’s finances.


A SNEEZE, DETENTION, AND SISSY SPACEK

EPISODE 13

STORYLINE
It looks like we don't yet have a storyline for this episode.


Season One