The BEST episodes of Young Sheldon
Every episode of Young Sheldon ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Young Sheldon!
Meet a child genius named Sheldon Cooper and his family. Some unique challenges face Sheldon who seems socially impaired.
#1 - A Swedish Science Thing and the Equation for Toast
Season 2 - Episode 22 - Aired 5/16/2019
Sheldon invites the entire school to a party for the Nobel Prize announcements. Also, Meemaw learns more about Dr. Sturgis’ past, and Georgie’s desire for cable TV leads to a standoff between him and George Sr.Watch Now:AmazonApple TV
#2 - An 8-Bit Princess and a Flat Tire Genius
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 11/8/2018
A video game takes over Sheldon and Meemaw’s life. Also, George Sr. is jealous when Georgie bonds with Herschel at the auto shop.Watch Now:AmazonApple TV
#5 - A Proposal and a Popsicle Stick Cross
Season 2 - Episode 20 - Aired 5/2/2019
Georgie is thrilled when Veronica stays at the Coopers’ house for a few days. Also, Meemaw and Dr. Sturgis celebrate their one-year anniversary.Watch Now:AmazonApple TV
#6 - A Crisis of Faith and Octopus Aliens
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 10/4/2018
When Mary’s faith is shaken by a tragedy in the community, Sheldon becomes an unlikely ally.Watch Now:AmazonApple TV
#7 - A Patch, a Modem, and a Zantac
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 11/30/2017
When a NASA representative visits Sheldon’s school and dismisses his science, Sheldon is set on a mission to prove him wrong.
#8 - A Computer, a Plastic Pony, and a Case of Beer
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 1/18/2018
Sheldon asks for a computer and unknowingly sparks a heated argument between Mary and George Sr. over the family’s finances.
#9 - An Eagle Feather, a String Bean, and an Eskimo
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 1/4/2018
When Sheldon moves to Dallas to attend a school for gifted children, the family struggles to cope with his absence.
#10 - A Nuclear Reactor and a Boy Called Lovely
Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired 1/17/2019
Sheldon attempts to build a nuclear reactor. Also, a university cocktail party gets heated when Dr. Sturgis’ colleague, Dr. Linkletter, flirts with Meemaw, and Georgie is heartbroken when he learns Veronica has a boyfriend.
#11 - Graduation
Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired 11/5/2020
After graduating high school, Sheldon has a breakdown when he realizes he may not be ready for college. Dale tries to make amends with Meemaw.Watch Now:AmazonApple TV
#12 - Vanilla Ice Cream, Gentleman Callers, and a Dinette Set
Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired 5/10/2018
When Meemaw is pursued by two gentlemen callers, Sheldon interferes, forcing her to set some ground rules.Watch Now:Apple TV
#13 - Potato Salad, a Broomstick, and Dad's Whiskey
Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired 3/1/2018
When Mary takes a job as church secretary, she finds herself becoming Pastor Jeff’s marriage counselor. Also, Sheldon and Missy spend their first afternoon home alone.
#15 - Pasadena
Season 3 - Episode 16 - Aired 2/20/2020
Sheldon visits CalTech for the very first time. Georgie is furious when Mary listens in on a phone call with his girlfriend. Meemaw tries to cheer up a jealous Missy.Watch Now:AmazonApple TV
#17 - Pongo Pygmaeus and a Culture that Encourages Spitting
Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/14/2019
Sheldon starts an internet flame war. Missy stands up to the boys on her baseball team. Meemaw is unhappy when George Sr. spends time with her new boyfriend.Watch Now:AmazonApple TV
#19 - Family Dynamics and a Red Fiero
Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/15/2018
Sheldon studies his family for a psychology project, and Thanksgiving dinner turns into a family fight when George Sr. is offered a job in Oklahoma.Watch Now:AmazonApple TV
#21 - A Broken Heart and a Crock Monster
Season 2 - Episode 21 - Aired 5/9/2019
The Coopers help Pastor Jeff through a rough patch in his marriage. Also, Sheldon pressures church members for donations when Mary takes him to work for a day.Watch Now:AmazonApple TV
#23 - A Launch Party and a Whole Human Being
Season 6 - Episode 14 - Aired 3/2/2023
The Coopers can’t be found as Mandy goes into labor. Also, Sheldon is excited about the launch of his database.Watch Now:AmazonApple TV
#25 - Carbon Dating and a Stuffed Raccoon
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/1/2018
Sheldon gets into trouble with fellow child genius Paige at the science museum. Also, George Sr. is forced to play therapist to Paige’s bickering parents, and Mary, Georgie and Missy help Meemaw with a garage sale.