10 YouTube Channels That Provide Child-Friendly Programming

Long gone are the days of kids asking to watch their favorite TV show since YouTube has become the new go-to place for kids who want to watch any video content. And with hundreds of thousands of videos being uploaded every minute to that site, there are plenty of channels out there for your little ones to watch.

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But as a parent, you want to make sure that whatever your children are watching is age appropriate and something you approve of. So keep reading to discover ten of the best YouTube channels out there you will be happy to have your kids watch.

10 The Houston Zoo

If your children love any kind of adorable animals, then you want to have them follow The Houston Zoo’s channel on YouTube. This channel releases new videos every week of the amazing animals they have at the zoo.

From videos of the zoo celebrating one of their elephants turning 50 to introducing their new baby Madagascar Big Headed Turtles and every kind of animal in between, there are endless hours of content for your kids to enjoy! Now you get to visit the zoo without even leaving home by watching The Houston Zoo’s channel.

9 Super Simple Songs

Get your kids to sing and dance along with the YouTube Channel Super Simple Songs. Have your kids explore new songs and nursery rhymes with adorable animation and puppet friends that the channel features.

These simple songs include “Sitting On The Potty” to “Here Is The Beehive” to teach kids in a fun and exciting way. And with over 15,000,000 subscribers, you know that this is a trusted channel for parents to use. Have your little ones enjoy themselves and be creative by joining in on the fun that Super Simple Songs provides.

8 National Geographic Kids

The incredible National Geographic company has released a YouTube channel for young learners called National Geographic Kids. This channel features animals, cool science facts, and much more interesting content that is perfect for any child that is curious about the world and the creatures in it!

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From craft videos, like how to make a t-shirt tote, to learning about lions, this channel has everything! And with over 43,000,000 views and new content uploaded twice a week, you know there will always be something for your little ones to watch. So let your kids have fun online while learning new things with National Geographic Kids!

7 Baby Einstein

Baby Einstein’s YouTube channel is all about allowing your baby to grow by being curious. That is why their channel features many lullabies and nursery rhymes in classic tunes to get your child’s brain stimulated. There are also many great videos of fun and easy craft ideas for little ones to do and even creative ways for parents to track their baby’s milestones.

Baby Einstein has over 259,000,000 views from all of their videos so far, meaning that there have already been hundreds of hours watched by kids. So let your baby’s brain get the stimulation it needs by watching Baby Einstein’s videos.

6 Nickelodeon

A fan-favorite TV channel that kids love to watch now has its own YouTube channel. Nickelodeon releases new content every day on their account. And some of the content they are releasing includes full episodes of their shows as well as original content just for their YouTube channel.

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Nickelodeon also releases exclusive web series for kids on their channel, with their popular shows including The JoJo & BowBow Show Show, Inside Nick, and Nia Sioux’s Slumber Party. Find all of your favorite Nick shows and more with their YouTube Channel.

5 Cool School

Cool School is a fantastic YouTube channel for kids to learn, laugh, and play with all of their videos. Cool School features videos about superheroes, crafts, stories, and puzzles all to make your kids have fun while learning.

Cool School even has its own animated show following the exciting adventures of Drew Pendous. Many of his adventures feature saving the day by recycling or learning about mummies, so you know your kids will love all of his silly adventures. Give your kids exciting videos to watch with Cool School.

4 Will It Slime?

If your kids love slime, then they need to watch the YouTube channel Will It Slime? This whole channel is about making slime out of some not-so-traditional items. In the past, they have made slime from eggs, shaving cream, and even soap, all to answer the question, "Will it slime?"

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This channel is also great to find instructions on making some amazing slime like clear slime to unicorn slime and everything else in between. So let your kids get creative with Will It Slime?

3 Baby Joy Joy

If you are looking for educational videos for your kids to watch and sing along with, then you want to check out the YouTube channel Baby Joy Joy. Baby Joy Joy includes adorable animated toddlers to help your kids learn with their imagination.

Some of Baby Joy Joy’s best videos include the “Space Adventure Song" and “The Royal Family Song” that teaches kids as they sing along. Baby Joy Joy also releases many videos about the alphabet and how to pronounce letters! Keep your little one entertained and learning with Baby Joy Joy.

2 LittleBabyBum

When you have a little one, all of your music choices change to songs that they can sing along with and listen too. And Little Baby Bum has some of the best nursery rhymes on YouTube that feature beautiful and colorful 3D animations.

With videos out every Wednesday, you can have your little one learn about having a new little brother to about not picking their nose and everything in between. And they even have channels for other languages, too, if you want to give your baby a head start on learning a new language!

1 CharlisCraftyKitchen

CharlisCraftyKichen is perfect for any children who love to spend time in the kitchen making sweet treats. This channel follows an adorable child name Charli and her little sister, Ashlee, as they make recipes. They have kid-friendly recipes from making rainbow jello pudding push pops to the classic treats like worms in a cup.

You know your little ones will love watching these sisters create some tasty desserts as they learn how to make their own. So give your children the chance to make something they can share with their friends with CharlisCraftKitchen.

Sources: Fatherly.com, ThePennyHoarder.com

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