This list from Super Simple makes finding educational and enriching video content for kids easy. These series are a wonderful supplement to at home learning, or a great way for little ones to chill out in front of the TV but still be working on their development. We also made free worksheets to go along with many of these shows for some hands on work once it’s time to turn the TV off. No more guilt for screen time!
Join Captain Seasalt and his curious band of pirates as they explore all 26 islands of the alphabet! Each alphabet island has treasure to be found, and lots of letter learning along the way. This is a great show for learners who are both learning the alphabet and for those already know the alphabet well. Both will enjoy the adventure and excitement of the high seas alphabet treasure hunt! There are also over 75 worksheets available to go along with this series!
Caitie’s Classroom is the place to learn, sing, explore and create with our friends! Each episode explores a theme and includes songs, movement, crafts and hands on activities that you can recreate at home! Find ideas and tips on how to bring the classroom to life with your little one by clicking a 22-minute episode. There is lots to explore in the classroom – Beautiful Butterflies, Spectacular Snow, The Magnificent Night Sky, and much more!
Milo loves learning at Monster School, and wanted to share all the amazing things he has learned with his friends, so he started Milo’s Monster School Vlog! Join Milo as he teaches us about Force and Motion, Patterns, Idioms, Seasons, and much more! This is a great show for a young learner just starting school.
Each letter of the alphabet takes a turn standing in the way of these three silly critters as they find creative ways to overcome each letter. This is a wonderful show to watch alongside your little one (parents may even find it entertaining too!) to ask questions about each letter and to giggle along with them. See if you can notice all the ways these critters use each letter in their journey!
Join your favorite Super Simple puppets in the Super Duper Ball Pit where they explore letters, numbers, shapes and action words. Everything is more fun in a ball pit! This show is super colorful and full of fun, as well as a great learning tool.
Our phonics fun series takes little ones through each letter of the alphabet and the sound it makes. It’s great practice for little ones learning letter sounds and the alphabet. We also have over 50 worksheets to go along with the series! Find more alphabet learning fun at the Super Simple ABCs YouTube channel.
Turn & Learn is a super fun series that asks our audience to get involved and guess what they see before the image is revealed. Each episode explores a different letter or word family, perfect for little ones learning the alphabet and simple vocabulary.
Music is a wonderful learning tool! Super Simple Songs are written to be simple and educational. The language is clear and easy to follow so little ones can get the most out of singing along. There are songs to learn counting, like Let’s Count To 100, and songs that explore different kinds of weather, like How’s The Weather? There are songs to teach opposites, like Open Shut Them, and songs to teach different emotions, like Can You Make A Happy Face? You can search our songs to learn different topics by using our dropdown menu and searching by theme.
In our How To Teach series made for parents and teachers, Caitie talks about how to use specific Super Simple Songs at home or in the classroom for lots of learning and fun. She also sings and performs the gestures for each song so little ones can follow along! There are so many creative ways to use songs beyond singing. Check out our Teaching Tips series and our Super Simple Learning YouTube channel for lots of activities, games, role play ideas and more inspired by Super Simple Songs.
Grab your crayons and some paper and follow along with Super Simple Draw! Learn how to draw dinosaurs, mermaids, helicopters, and even Baby Shark in this series that takes you through each drawing line by line. Watch how the pictures come together, or follow along in real time to make pictures of your own! This is a great series for art lovers to practice drawing, as well as for younger ones learning to hold and to make lines with a pencil.
BONUS – Khan Academy’s Circle Time
No matter where your child will be learning this year, our friends at Khan Academy Kids are here to help. If you have a preschooler, kindergartener, or 1st grader, check out their new distance learning resources to start the school year strong. This includes the free award-winning educational app to keep kids learning, plus a weekly lesson planner for parents and fun printables for kids! Be sure to make Khan Academy’s Circle Time show a part of your learning schedule, too! Circle Time is a show for young children ages 2-7 found on Khan Academy’s recently launched YouTube channel. The weekly show features storytime and activities where children can interact with hosts Caroline and Sophie from the Khan Kids team as they encourage children to read, play, and learn. Don’t miss some of our favorite episodes that include singalongs with Super Simple Songs, workouts with Coach Kelli, and gardening tips with Teacher Sarah.
You can also find Super Simple content that is ad-free with the YouTube Kids and Super Simple App! Happy watching, and happy learning!
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