We have run out of Top Ten Blog lists to share with you from last year’s award season. We have enjoyed the Top Ten List posts, so we are going to stick with that format for a while and bring you some of our favorites.
This week, we bring you our Top Ten Favorite Educational Shows on Netflix!
Our team is large and diverse, so of course we had a hard time narrowing it down to just ten. So I divided them up into two groups: The Younger Crowd and The Older Crowd. This week- The Younger Crowd.
Ten Favorite Educational Shows on Netflix for the Younger Crowd
- Blue’s Clues-Designed for Preschoolers, this series uses live action and animation to increase memory, inspire creative thinking and promote problem solving as Blue leaves clues to help her friend Steve complete challenges.
- Dora the Explorer- Dora and her friends, using English and Spanish, show you how to get things done focusing on understanding sequence of events and problem solving.
- Leap Frog – multiple videos for Preschoolers teaching shapes, letters, numbers, phonics and more!
- SuperWhy –Teaches the fundamentals of reading with interactive adventures through classic children’s stories.
- The Color Crew-Animated crayons introduce the preschool crowd (and younger) to the colors of the rainbow and help teach the names of everyday objects and animals.
- Tillie Knock Knock- For the 2-4 year olds, Tillie plays a game of guess who, teaching kids about animal names and sounds.
- Guess with Jess- Empowering kids to ask big questions, Jess the cat begins each episode with a big questions. This leads to more questions and testing different ideas to find the correct answer.
- Frannie’s Feet-At Franny’s Grandfather’s shoe shop, Franny tries on shoes that were brought in for repair. Each pair sending her on a magical world adventure!
- WordGirl- Becky might appear to me your average fifth grader, but she’s an alien superhero with a monkey sidekick set to fight crime and enrich your vocabulary.
- Jeff Corwin Experience- Follow Animal Planet’s Jeff Corwin as he gets up close and a little too personal with some of the most interesting animals our world has to offer.
Do you have a favorite Netflix show?
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Come back next week to see our The Older Crowd list!