6 Best Video Streaming Apps for Kids and Families
Time with family also means time in front of your TV and your set-top box. Why do some people say that time spent in front of the TV is bad for your kids? Maybe because people don’t know about these amazing six apps for kids and families.
Read about them here and try them!
YouTube Kids is an easy way to watch your family’s favourite shows. This service has educational videos fit for every kid, from toddlers to school age. Younger children can watch videos of Pocoyo, Masha and Bear, LEGO, Talking Tom, Ruca, Peppa Pig, Little Baby Bum, Teletubbies and many more.
Parents can relax with this app, because YouTube Kids has many parental controls available to create an experience that is appropriate for your family. You can even set time limits for the most stubborn children.
When you talk about kids, you can’t fail to mention Disney. It’s almost obligatory! The cartoon giant has so many franchises that it doesn’t even know how many.
Now, Disney have created an app to enhance the user experience with the whole Disney universe: DisneyNOW. It offers your kids their all-time favourite shows and games all in one place. You can also choose the best channels for younger kids, like Disney Junior with Elena of Avalor, Sofia the First, and The Lion Guard. You can even watch new and classic Disney Channel Original Movies, like Descendants 2.
PBS KIDS Video is a family app that gives you thousands of free videos, including full episodes from top PBS KIDS series. The main idea of this service is to extend the PBS KIDS mission of offering all children the opportunity to explore new ideas and worlds through media.
Every Friday your children can watch new full episodes from the PBS KIDS shows catalogue. Besides all the parental control options, you as a parent can count on resources to help you explore all the pedagogical issues raised in the shows.
This app is the ideal for binge-watching families. You get full episodes of your favourite Freeform TV show, such as Shadowhunters, Stitchers, Beyond, The Bold Type, and many more. You can also choose a film to watch with your family right on your app.
Besides all the shows and films, you also have hours of exclusive material: The latest news and gossip from the sets of all the shows, sneak peeks, cast interviews, BTS footage, and hundreds of trivia quizzes, show recaps and fun listicles.
Can you imagine how your kids will react to your new app? They will be thrilled when you install the Nick App! Now they’ll be able to watch full episodes and hilarious videos from Nickelodeon: SpongeBob SquarePants, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Henry Danger, The Loud House, ALVINNN!!! And the Chipmunks, Game Shakers are just some examples of the videos you can watch on your TV with your children. In case your children missed the latest episode on air, you can get them right here, just log in with your TV provider.
Are you worried about the safety of your kids on TV channels? Don’t trust the ads or the videos your children are watching, but don’t have time to configure all the filters? Don’t worry, Toon Goggles is here, a kidSafe Certified app.
With this app, your children will enjoy kid-safe and parent-approved cartoons and music. Toon Goggles has educational cartoons, live action shows, and millions of popular songs by famous artists such as One Direction, Taylor Swift, and Selena Gomez on the new Tune Goggles Radio.