With our kids all learning from home right now, so many of us need to rely on technology to help with teaching. Whether it’s connecting with teachers, downloading work or finding online resources for learning, we are so lucky to live in a time that so much is available at our fingertips…literally!
It’s no secret that we all love Netflix. It’s full of all kinds of movies, shows and documentaries but also a great place to find entertaining educational content for your kids, from babies and preschoolers up through high school (and beyond!).
You can browse all of the titles in the kids education by clicking HERE but check out some of our personal favorites below:
Experience the Earth’s beauty and examine how climate change impacts all living creatures. My kids absolutely ADORE Our Planet and all the cute animals (my oldest also loves watching the Behind the Scenes version, which documents the years of videography work that was put into the series!)
Great for learning: Animals, Conservation
Curious kids Emma and her big brother Tim observe different animals as they make their way through various life milestones, from birth to adulthood.
Great for learning: Animals
Charlie creates fun stories using different shapes and he needs your help! Take off for adventures in outer space, the wild west and more-right at home!
Great for learning: Shapes, Colors, Imagination
Fresh voices bring some of history’s most famous names to life; a live-action sketch comedy show based on the best-selling “Who Was?” book series.
Great for learning: History, Biographical Info
Join Ms. Frizzle as the Magic School Bus travels to outer space, under the sea, through an anthill — and even inside the human body!
Great for learning: Science, Imagination
If your kids finish the Magic School Bus series, the new era of the show is the perfect sequel/spin off of the classic ’90s version!
Five inquisitive little creatures track down the answers to kids’ biggest questions, like how night happens or why we need to brush our teeth.
Great for learning: Science, Nutrition, Animals, Hygiene
From germs and emotions to social media and more, it’s the science of your world explained in a way that’s refreshingly relatable.
Great for learning: Science
A team of brave underwater explorers known as the Octonauts combs the world’s oceans for aquatic creatures in desperate need of assistance.
Great for learning: Critical Thinking, Animals, Teamwork
A master thief who uses her skills for good, Carmen Sandiego travels the world foiling V.I.L.E.’s evil plans — with help from her savvy sidekicks.
Great for learning: Social Studies, Geography
However you are helping your kids learn at home,
you’re doing a great job! Keep it up!