Back-to-School with Netflix #streamteam

This post is part of my partnership with the Netflix Stream team.

educational shows on netflixWhether you have started school already or will soon, back-to-school means a change of mindset. No more lollygagging around! There are routines, schedules, homework, new subjects that everyone needs to master.  Help them work on that learning mindset while still getting some down time with these educational shows from Netflix:

 For Older Kids:

project mc2The brand new Project Mc² Netflix Original Series proves smart is the hottest BTS trend. The show features four supercool teen spies who show how girls can use their science smarts and math problem-solving skills to save the world.

Other shows to try:

jimmy neutron: boy genius Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius

When gooey green aliens kidnap all the adults in Retroville, it’s up to 11-year-old Jimmy Neutron to come up with a plan to rescue them.






how the states got their shapes

How the States Got Their Shapes 

Brian Unger hosts this clever road documentary series blending history, politics and geography to show how America’s states got their current borders.




odd squad

Odd Squad

This is a current favorite in my house, my girls can’t get enough of it! “Odd Squad” follows two young agents, Olive and Otto, who are part of an agency that seeks to save the day using math when odd things happen.



For Little Kids

dinotruxGet the little ones ready for new experiences with shows like the Netflix original Dinotrux from DreamWorks — prehistoric hybrid dinosaur-construction vehicles team-up to use their different skills to solve problems and show that even the most uncommon of duos, like Ty-Rux and Revvit, can form friendships of a lifetime.

Other favorites:

readng rainbow

Reading Rainbow

New worlds of imagination unfold in this widely acclaimed series which features guest celebrities reading selections from children’s literature.




the magic school bus

The Magic School Bus

Daytime Emmy winner Lily Tomlin voices the beloved teacher Mrs. Fizzle in this hit animated series that takes students on adventures big and small.




the cat in the ha knows a lot about that

The Cat in the Hat Knows a lot About That

The Cat in The Hat knows a lot about virtually every thing. With the help of fish, thing 1, and thing 2; the Cat in the Hat teaches kids about many things through song and games.



What are your kids favorite educational shows? Share it with us in the comments!



Disclosure: I am part of the Netflix Stream Team and receive streaming membership in exchange for sharing with you what we are watching. All thoughts and opinions are my own. 

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Melissa is mom to 4. She used to dream of traveling the world, now she dreams of a clean kitchen. She can be found on most social media sites as @PBinmyHair because with this much hair and four kids, you're bound to find something in it.

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