Looking for educational TV shows and cartoons for kids? Here are some that teach Maths, science, emotional skills and more.
Dog Loves Books
Age: 2 yrs +,
Best to get the kids familiar with classic fairy tales and stories, and the cartoon encourages an appreciation of books and reading.
Age: 2 yrs +, at Disney+
Best to get the kids to understand problem-solving, learning to compromise, show patience, and share.
Age: 2 yrs +, at Netflix
Best for vocabulary building and positive emotional messages like friendship and caring.
The Stinky & Dirty Show
Age: 2yrs +, at Amazon Prime Video
Best for kids to learn about problem-solving and working together as a team.
Age: 3yrs + , at Netflix
Best for kids to learn about nurturing social relationships through sharing, communicating feelings, and respecting others.
Age: 4 years old+, at Amazon Prime Video
Best for kids to learn dinosaurs’ names, and all about these extinct creatures’ eating habits and defense mechanisms.
The Magic School Bus Rides Again
Age: 4 yrs old +, at Netflix
The Magic School Bus is based on the book series where the character Ms Frizzle tackles scientific topics (like gravity or cloud formations).
If I Were An Animal
Age: 5 yrs+, at Netflix
Best for kids to see how animals of different species grow and develop in the natural world.
Age: 5yrs+, Kids Netflix
Best for kids to learn facts about wild animals including predator-prey relationships.
Age: 6yrs+, Netflix
Best for kids to learn about survival of different species.
The Who Was? Show
Age: 7rs+, Netflix
Best for kids to learn some historical facts and an introduction to important figures.
The Blue Planet on Kids Netflix
Age: 7 yrs, Netflix
Best for kids to look at nature, wildlife and broader environmental issues.
My Octopus Teacher
Age: 9+, Netflix
Best for animal lovers and to show perseverance as the host Craig dives daily for a year in the same place as visiting the octopus.
Age: 5-10 yrs+, Netflix
Best for kids to experience critical thinking, analysis, evaluation, and explanation as part of the investigations.
Bill Nye Saves the World
Age: 9yrs+, Netflix
The host Bill Nye, is a science guy who brings experts and famous guests to his lab for a fun-filled talk show exploring scientific issues including climate change, video games, and space travel.
The Social Dilemma
Age: 13+, Netflix
Best for kids to understand the grim picture about social media. A must in today's time and age.
The Mars Generation
Age: 10yrs, Netflix
Best for kids to understand the architecture of the modern space race with implications of becoming a multi-planetary species.