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What are the best educational shows for kids under 10?

 
Alexias30

Asked by Alexias30 at 9:12 AM on Mar. 11, 2011 in General Parenting

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  • Sid the science kid. Sesame street of. Anything on nick jr.
    BUTTERFLY463

    Answer by BUTTERFLY463 at 11:14 AM on Mar. 11, 2011

  • Nick Jr has very eduational shows.
    I also like Word World and Sesame Street.
    I've heard little Einsteins is good too.
    TiffanieK

    Answer by TiffanieK at 9:15 AM on Mar. 11, 2011

  • cyber chase is AMAZING!!! VERY educational... it's usually on tpt 2
    lashes325

    Answer by lashes325 at 9:14 AM on Mar. 11, 2011

  • Sid the Science Kid, Cyberchase, Clifford (teaches good manners and lessons on friendship), The Electric Company

    Most of the PBS shows are pretty good. I find the Nickelodeon and Disney ones are not very educational. The only "learning" show they have on those channels seem to be geared toward very young children, toddler/preschool age.
    vicesix

    Answer by vicesix at 9:17 AM on Mar. 11, 2011

  • That's pretty broad. Are you talking preschoolers or older? Literacy, science, numbers? I suggest visiting pbs.org and checking out what they have. Hopefully you'll find what you're looking for. :)
    Nonoluna

    Answer by Nonoluna at 9:15 AM on Mar. 11, 2011

  • Sesame Street and Super Why. My 9 yr old and 6 yr old love Dino Dan.
    tiddliwinks

    Answer by tiddliwinks at 10:01 AM on Mar. 11, 2011

  • Animal Planet is a good channel too.
    tiddliwinks

    Answer by tiddliwinks at 10:02 AM on Mar. 11, 2011

  • channels like A&E, history, and discover have some great progams but you have weed out the other stuff to get to it......but then my 9yr learns things from shows like american pickers (about guys who go around the country collecting old things people have stored up, or ice road truckers about people in canada who drive simis on ice roads, flying alsaka about bush pilots in alaska) you just have to find what works and whats at you childs level and go from there
    cara124

    Answer by cara124 at 9:32 AM on Mar. 11, 2011

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