The sloops are both charged with murder in the death of four year old Ethan Stacy.
Nathan Sloop appeared first, followed by Stephanie.
Nathan Sloop mouthed the words, "I love you" to his mother as he has done during other court appearances.
Stephanie Sloop showed no emotion as she appeared before the judge and did not make eye contact with anyone in the courtroom.
A scheduling hearing for the Sloops was for July 14th.
Nathan and Stephanie Sloop could face the death penalty for Ethan Stacy’s death.
Prosecutors allege that the couple abused the 5-year-old boy before killing him and disfiguring his body in an attempt to hide him in May.