Best PBS Kids Shows

The Top Ten

1 Arthur Arthur Arthur is a Canadian/American animated educational television series for children, created by Cookie Jar Group and WGBH for PBS.

Arthur is a good show. The characters have tons of depth and are like able. The plots are well done and the humour is in the right place at the right time. But you know what my favorite thing about this show is? It is really mature. It has dealt with cancer, dyslexia and 9/11 and those were all interesting episodes with smart writing. It doesn't throw random crap at the screen. - Puga

Hey Arthur fans! Let's get Arthur back to number one! That's the way it was before, and that's the way it should be! We Arthur fans shouldn't get thumbs down for liking Arthur! Unlike Sesame Street, which just helps kids get ready for school, Arthur helps kids deal with more important things like cancer and dyslexia! Vote for Arthur! And Sesame Street fans, instead of shoving your opinions down our throats, just make a remix of the list!

Yep. Sesame Street was my childhood, but Arthur is now one of my favorite shows. It's the reason I get bullied in school for watching PBS Kids, along with Wild Kratts. Great job, PBS. - PizzaGuy

Not a really bad show, but don't watch the show if you don't want to get made fun of. I don't watch the show because I'm about 15 years old now, watching better shows like King of the Hill. To let you know, Don't watch this show, unless if you have extremely overprotective parents that don't even let you watch SpongeBob.

This show is a piece of hell. It's for little babies. The theme song just repeats itself and it sounds like a weird Indian man with an accent singing it. There is even an episode where DW keeps saying a swear word and she is 3 years old. That's not right.

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2 Sesame Street Sesame Street Sesame Street is a long-running American children's television series, produced by Sesame Workshop and created by Joan Ganz Cooney and Lloyd Morrisett.

Really number 3? No no no no sesame street is number one I don't watch it anymore but its still should be number one who ever voted dragon tales at number one hasn't seen sesame street before cooke monster is a awesome character and so is elmo and if it didn't make first then people are just dumb really guys arthur before sesame street come on now lets use are brains for a second and think ss nation my brotha its kj and I will always love sesame street till the day I die any ways that's all I wanted to say.

Me Abby and All my Teachers Love it and its Way Better than Barney

Sesame Street deserves a season 46 for being the best show on PBS kids!

If you hate don't vote

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3 Wild Kratts Wild Kratts Wild Kratts is an American-Canadian educational children's animated series created by Chris and Martin Kratt.

Did you know the kratt brothers are REAL people? Yep. Why are superwhy, barney, oh I don't like arthur either BARNEY IS THE WORST! Come on people! This is actually educational! I mean, I still learn from this... ( I admit it ok? Its embarrassing! ) it teaches you about animals, plus really funny! An adult could watch it and learn, at least its in front of wordgirl UGH SHE GETS ON MY NERVES! YOU can't JUST BE A SUPERHERO AND KEEP IT SECRET, JUST FIGHTING WITH WORDS! AND YOUR TELLING THE EVIL PEOPLE THE SECRETS THAT EVERYBODY KNOWS! AND, AND, AND, UGH YOU FIGHT PEOPLE SO DUMB THAT I COULD BEAT WITH MY SKILLS INSTEAD OF SUPERPOWERS OR WEAPONS! Ugh sorry shes just horrible. Anyway! This should be higher up because you know, animals aren't as creepy as they seem and wild kratts seem to prove that!

This show is amazing! I can watch it with my kids anywhere at anytime by either watching it on television or on computer. We can learn about any animals from different countries and it's also really funny because of adventure comedy. The characters are very friendly and very helpful. Creature powers are awesome and epic for having super powers of any animals and very useful to fight against villains in the show. This show is really worth both the education and entertainment for anyone!

My two sons absolutely love Wild Kratts. After we discovered this show, they named each other Martin and Chris, and it helped them to become better brothers. Also, they learnt so much about different animals and different countries. Kids and parents dream come true show! We hope there will be more episodes:-))

More like Wild Kraps. - PanthersFTWpatriotsFTL

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4 Curious George Curious George Curious George is an American animated television series based on the children's book series of the same name which features Jeff Bennett as the voice of The Man with the Yellow Hat.

It's annoying sometimes, but overall a great show!

My brother loves this show so much since he loves monkeys.It's so good and funny.But I really hate Bill so much.He thinks George is a "city kid".Gosh he's not a kid.he's A MONKEY

I'm 12 and still watch it!

Dude I get tired watching this show. - PanthersFTWpatriotsFTL

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5 Mister Rogers Neighborhood Mister Rogers Neighborhood

Here's something that a lot of you people don't know. Fred didn't only act in this show. He also wrote the scripts, he wrote the music, and did the Neighborhood of Make Believe Puppuets. And something that I find interesting is that he can appeal not just to little kids and babies. But to people of all ages. Heck, I had barely even heard of this show when I was little, but when I was in 5th grade, I watched it on Saturday mornings because the PBS station in the city that I live in broadcasted it on Saturdays, and I enjoyed it. How he appealed to so many kids, I'll never guess, but he was the '80's version of Barney in my eyes (in the respect that all the little kids loved him, not the stupidity level). Thumbs up if you have ever been enchanted by Fred Rogers - greatesttop10s

As kids, my brother and I never wanted to miss an episode of Mister Rogers', even if it was one we'd seen before. We were throughly entertained, but learned so much. In a world full of educational toys ready to teach even one years their ABCs, it was important that someone taught us about our emotions/feelings and how to handle them. We all had a friend in Mister Rogers.

That Show Was My Favorite PBS Kids Show of All Time

He is so boring. I feel asleep during the first minute of the episode. - PanthersFTWpatriotsFTL

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6 Cyberchase Cyberchase Cyberchase is an American–Canadian animated television series on PBS Kids. The series focuses around three Earth kids, Jackie, Matt, and Inez, who are brought into Cyberspace, a digital universe, to protect it from the evil Hacker. Cyberchase was created by Thirteen. It was first shown on WNET as more.

I understood math thanks to this show, and it still teaches me even today. It even shows you how to apply that math in nature and pretty much everyday life, and if you don't know how it will help you, you got those funny For Real segments to give you an example. Cyberchase is pretty much the only PBS Kids show that I still watch, and it still airs new episodes, even if they take a long time. Despite it's simple math, you will still learn because it sometimes shows subjects you either forgot or didn't learn to apply well. And not just the educational part is awesome, the adventure is so much fun, and expect to have a great time with the characters, where even the secondary ones manage to get major development once in a while.

Cyberchase is the best show ever made! I didn't hear about it until season 8 was premiering, because I was living in Florida when the series first premiered, and I don't get the show in Florida. But now that I love in New York, where they do air it, I can use it anytime I need to study for math. Oh, and it was never cancelled after season 8. Season 9 premiered with 3 new episodes from November 4th to 6th in 2013, followed by the Cyberchase movie in April of 2014. It also recently aired season 10 from November 9th to 13th in 2015. So there's that, it's still running new episodes, and I rely on it when I need to study for math.

This is supposed to be number 1, not Sesame Street, Sesame Street has no god visuals or plot, just talking, shaking and yapping, but the good part is that there's lessons and things to teach, Cyberchase had everything a kid could love. - nelsonerico6

It looks Australian.

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7 Dragon Tales Dragon Tales Dragon Tales is a Canadian-American animated pre-school fantasy adventure children's television series created by Jim Coane and Ron Rodecker and developed by Coane, Wesley Eure, Jeffrey Scott, Cliff Ruby and Elana Lesser.

I used to watch this show when I was little and it is good for kids. The only character that is bad sometimes is max because he talks a lot. It's sad that this show doesn't make episodes anymore and I don't see dragon tales repeated episodes that much.

This show was very good I used to watch it a lot when I was little I think its still on early in the morning but I just don't see it anymore

Who put this under best PBS Kids shows. THIS SHOW SHOULD BE THROWN IN A VOLCANO AND DIE FOREVER. It is such a bad example for kids. Max always runs around and gets mad for no apparent reason, and he never listens. Emmy always cries over the smallest things such as losing a game. Ord is always eating all the time and that's how he is so fat. Zak and Wheezie are extremely mean and are always arguing over little situations. Parents, never let your kids watch Dragon Tales. It will make YOUR children get mad for no reason, not listen, cry and argue over small things, make them fat, and behave mean around everyone. OH and my 8 year old friend and her 4 year old cousin still love watching this dumbass show.

It deserves to be at top 10s

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8 Fetch! with Ruff Ruffman Fetch! with Ruff Ruffman Fetch! with Ruff Ruffman, sometimes shortened as Fetch!, is an American animated television series that was on PBS Kids.

It should be in the top 10 because it not only teaches kids science but also how a points system works which is god if they are nascar fans because as they compile points throughout the season they work towards the honor of grand champion. IT SHOULD NOT HAVE BEEN CANCELLED! - greatesttop10s


I wish it wasn't cancelled either. The reason that it was cancelled was due to a lack of funding. - railfan99

I love this show and I hate children's shows. This, Ben and Holly, and Lazy Town are baby shows that I like. But sadly in 2014 a dumb reboot online about internet safety was cringe. And the new one is dumb. Now Ruff cares about himself more than the kids. And on the 24/7 block it comes on at 5 AM who stays up till 5 just to watch a great baby show- Carolina Panthers/Nirvana fan.

I don't like this show anymore. Carolina Panthers Nirvana fan was my old name before I joined.. - PanthersFTWpatriotsFTL

I watched the reboot. It was actually good. - Drawbox

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9 Clifford the Big Red Dog Clifford the Big Red Dog Clifford the Big Red Dog is an American-British educational animated children's television series, based upon Norman Bridwell's children's book series of the same name. Produced by Scholastic Productions, it originally aired on PBS Kids from September 4, 2000 to February 25, 2003.

I used to watch this show a lot till I turned 7 or 8. I think there is nothing wrong with this show. My favorite character is Mac. The spinoff Clifford's puppy days was good but not as good as Clifford the big red dog. It's sad that this show was cancelled in 2003. It was cancelled because the person who played Clifford was going to die during that time. They still show this show usually when pbs kids ends for each day during the week.

Who wouldn't like Clifford the big red dog! Clifford is so loveable! - Cool7

Just like they say in the theme song, "I love Clifford the big red dog" - Cool7

I read some of the books - Lunala

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10 Odd squad Odd squad Odd Squad is a Canadian/American children's live action television series that premiered on TVOKids in Canada and PBS Kids in the United States on November 26, 2014, both on the same day.

I was watching T.V. with my little cousin, and Odd squad came on. I watched some of it with him, and I was REALLY impressed by how good this show was. The show ingenuously teaches math concepts that I didn't think kids could comprehend, but also mixes it in with comedy and smart writing that even adults will get a chuckle out of. Show it to your kids, it's good stuff. - Jackamalio


I'm kinda sad about the changing characters of the new season I wish they brought back the old characters

Funny, action filled, and just explodes your imagination

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The Contenders

11 Berenstain Bears Berenstain Bears

This was also another great show that aired on PBS kids

This was the best show EVER till they took it down :(

I love this show so much, and hope Apple can have it in the US iTunes store! - wariolady

This was my favourite as a kid it is a good show I watched it a lot and read the books - flaggy0666

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12 Reading Rainbow Reading Rainbow Reading Rainbow is an American half-hour children's television series that aired on PBS Kids from June 6, 1983, to November 10, 2006, with a total of 155 half-hour episodes spanning over 21 seasons.

That Show Has So Many Books Like Between the Lions

I always watched this when I was in 1st grade. - Connor360

SO SO sad PBS doesn't still run this show

Sorry but its Jackanory

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13 Thomas and Friends Thomas and Friends

I used to watch this show when I was little and I had Thomas and friends toys. My favorite character is James the red engine. My favorite movie was Thomas and the magical railroad. My favorite part in that movie was when diesel 10 fell of the bridge he deserves it for hating Thomas and his friends. This show also has very good ratings so this show shouldn't get cancelled.

I love Thomas and friends! I don't care how old I have to be to watch it!

How is this so low? This is the best kids show ever! It taught me how to count! - tacobell

I used to be obssessed with it! It is the best.

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14 The Magic School Bus The Magic School Bus The Magic School Bus is a Canadian/American Saturday morning animated children's television series, based on the book series of the same name by Joanna Cole and Bruce Degen. It is notable for its use of celebrity talent and combining entertainment with an educational series. Broadcasting & Cable said more.

My sister is crazy about this show but she worries about huge insects. I like the show too cause it teaches children about science and I love science.

This show is great! Loved it when I was a kid and my children love it now.

I haven't seen this on PBS in 3 years. - Minecraftcrazy530

Great show

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15 Ready Jet Go Ready Jet Go Ready Jet Go! is a CGI animated television series created by Craig Bartlett which premiered in the United States as part of the PBS Kids block on February 15, 2016 . The series is produced by Wind Dancer Films and Snee Oosh, Inc. in cooperation with NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. The show is aimed more.

This show deserves to be in the Top Ten, it's good to know and realize that PBS Kids has finally made something good for once after all those years, when there were no good shows. First of all, There's a good plot. Also there's no laugh track. The quality is also very good and watchable, unlike the quality of the other shows, which seem bad in comparison, also the characters are nice in both looks, words and actions, yet this show also has good morals, and it also has an improvement method in the acting that doesn't happen in the other shows in this era. And this is the first time in years that PBS Kids has finally made a show that drew millions of viewers that are actually fans, which makes this show the most successful Nick show in a long time, and it became such a big hit that they're making a one hour special of it soon, and it better be a good one.

This show is so underrated, you guys who watch this show should know that, for a long time, since PBS Kids has been making really bad shows in the modern years, for the cartoon brand, Nickelodeon has unleashed a new generation in the good side of the live-action brand, and that generation began in February 15, 2016 with Ready Jet Go, and later in the year, PBS Kids has refreshened it's cartoon and live action content with Wild Kratts, Odd Squad, and Nature Cat, the best shows on PBS Kids since 2009, and since Arthur and Sesame Street got messed up years ago, The only four good shows on PBS Kids nowadays are Ready Jet Go and Wild Kratts and Nature Cat and Odd Squad, it's also no doubt that those shows are the last good shows on PBS

The show is a rare gem in the realm of modern day children's cartoons. It is very in-depth, educational, and informative about space, astronomy, science, technology, and teaches great morals in every episode about friendship and teamwork. It has unique and detailed animation, top-notch songs, zany humor, likable, relatable, and deep characters, and just about the best of literally anything in a cartoon targeted at the under-fives. It has plot and lore, real drama, suspense, and who knows what else, but they keep it appropriate for children. It's also getting a film where Sean and Sydney go to Bortron 7 with the Propulsion family! It's also getting a second season, and will roll out tons of merchandise. Space Explorers (ready jet go fans), get ready to ready jet GO!

This and Thomas and Friends are both the best shows. - Eraser

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16 WordGirl WordGirl WordGirl is an American children’s animated television series produced by the Soup2Nuts animation unit of Scholastic Entertainment for PBS Kids.

This show has always been so useful for me! I discovered so many new vocabulary words from when I was 8 (at the time the show started airing) up until I was 12 or 13! And I STILL find a few new vocabulary words that I may have heard of, but seldom use because I don't know the complete definitions of them. I don't understand why this show had to end, it was so well though out and put together!

This show is by far the most AWESOME! Personally, it give kids a relatable kid hero to look up too. Plus, it adds humor for the whole family. It is an AMAZING show!

It was not so suitable for children because in one episode. She tried liking on someone and and wanted to make out with her and make love.

It rips off Superman. - Drawbox

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17 Martha Speaks Martha Speaks Martha Speaks is an American-Canadian children's animated television series based on the 1992 children's book of the same name by Susan Meddaugh, about a talking dog named Martha (voiced by Tabitha St.

I think this and Arthur are one of the greatest PBS Kids shows of all time. Except I think it's kind of animal-racist that Martha keeps saying she hates cats. And I think Helen is more of a robot than an actual human being at times. AND I wish the voices were the same still, (although TD and Milo's voice changes were understandable because their voices were getting deeper) but other than that the show is great and teaches kids words.

The cat thing is normal, since Martha's a dog. Didn't you realize that? - TheRedstoneWiz

I don't really hate this show, it was actually pretty good. But martha is the real reason the show got cancelled. Other than her fat and super ugly mouth, the show isn't bad.

This show is funny and entertaining and I think it should be in the top 10.

I used to like the show, and it still is good. I am 12 and it is ok. I just hate Martha because she is annoying and fat and makes fun of cats. But other than that, the show was good.

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18 Nature Cat Nature Cat Nature Cat is an educational American-Canadian children's animated comedy adventure television series.

This show is actually funny! It has a likable voice cast, fast pasted humor, and a God plot. Nature cat is the funniest and best show for young kids!

Nature Cat himself looks a bit like Top Cat which makes me love the show even more!

One of the only good shows on PBS.

Too bad is goint to be cancelled is decent

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19 Between the Lions Between the Lions Between the Lions is an American children's television series designed to promote reading. The show was a co-production between WGBH in Boston and Sirius Thinking, Ltd., in New York City, in association with Mississippi Public Broadcasting, in Mississippi.

My 20 Year old sister Loved the show when she was 5 or 6 years old. I Was Always in there with her watch PBS Every Weekday Morning. I thought the lions faces were a bit creepy but I was 15 back then so I didn't care

Do I really need to explain how great this show was? This one will always one of the greatest kids shows of all time.

Great show an awesome cross of sesame street and reading rainbow my son learned his voles before he went to preschool from there cute song

This show was my personal favorite. This list entirely brings back so much good memories, especially Between the Lions.
And who can forget "CLIFFHANGER! HANGING ON A CLIFF!? " - 445956

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20 Liberty's Kids Liberty's Kids

This show needs more attention. Its one show I will keep on watching the Remakes til I'm bored. - shawnmccaul22

Libertys kids is violent!

Is amazing we’re watching it in social studies class - LiamMurphy

21 Design Squad

Not on PBS.

It was on Pubs Kids but its retro and took it away a long time ago but the website is still open - princepretty

22 Sagwa, the Chinese Siamese Cat Sagwa, the Chinese Siamese Cat

Nice show with lovable characters!, should be much higher on the list

They really need to bring this show back.

This show should be number 1 on the list imao, it teaches people about the world of China and seems very educational.

I used to draw a comic book about this show years ago when I was in elementary school

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23 Barney and Friends Barney and Friends Barney & Friends is an American children's television series aimed at children from ages 1 to 8, created by Sheryl Leach and produced by HIT Entertainment. It premiered on PBS on April 6, 1992. The series features the title character Barney, a purple anthropomorphic tyrannosaurus rex who conveys educational more.

This show does not belong here. This is the worst show ever, I watched one episode and was scared to death. Although I am not now and haven't been for 9 years (since I was 3), I will never watch that show again no matter how much people encourage me. And when I have kids I will not let them watch that purple trash pile's show

This is the worst show ever. The last person who played Barney is high on drugs that is the reason it was cancelled in 2010. Barney was at least not as bad when bob west was Barney. The person who played BJ was bossy on this show. The person who played baby bop was a cry baby. This show is also bad because the character named Rift was only in 3 episodes. This is one of the worst shows of my early childhood besides teletubbies and tiny planets.

Barney should not be on this list. It is one of the worst shows like ever. It teaches kids that it is OK to steel, dinosaurs are friendly and you should give it a hug if you see one and always hug strangers. - EpicJake

Cool7, you like a dinosaur that took drugs. You're the one who is so wrong - EpicJake

WHAT?! - ElephantEric

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24 The Big Comfy Couch The Big Comfy Couch

I loved this show, I used to do the clock rug stretch all the time. And stuff my toys under the cushions of my own couch whenever I saw the Ten-Second-Tidy! But I suggest for those who are scared of "And the clown jumped over the moon! " and the Radical Sheep Productions and Owl Communications logos, don't watch it at night! You'll get bad dreams about it, like I did when I was young. Or even better, turn it off or changed the channel once the credits start!

Never heard of it but it sounded retarded. What else The Big Table? Or The Tiny Pillow?!

That's that I have never heard of this show, it was on PBS: Kids a channel that is non existent in the country I live in.

I remember watching this show when I was little - flaggy0666

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25 Clifford's Puppy Days Clifford's Puppy Days Clifford's Puppy Days is an American animated children's television series that originally aired on both PBS and PBS Kids from September 15, 2003 to February 23, 2006. A prequel to the original Clifford the Big Red Dog, it features the adventures of Clifford during his puppy days before he became a more.

I prefer the original - SheepBuggy

PBS Kids' version of Rugrats

I use to love this show

! I remember this! - emmaricciuto

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26 Zoboomafoo Zoboomafoo Zoboomafoo is an American/Canadian zoological children's television series that originally aired from January 25, 1998 to November 21, 2001. It is still currently shown in syndication and was regularly shown on Sprout until 2011. A total of 65 episodes were aired.

I used to watch it, I liked it. Now, It still isn't too bad, but Its not worth watching full episodes all the time anymore. Its now one of the few shows I actually enjoy looking back at, unlike Caillou and Barney.

I remember my mom saying this was the only show we watched on PBS when we were kids that she actually enjoyed.

This show is so sweet and funny. I love Zoboomafoo! Sometimes I feel like crying watching this show,only because of nostalgia though. The show itself is not sad, rather entertaining. - cosmo

I liked this show as a kid. It was so good. - Powerfulgirl10

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27 Sid the Science Kid Sid the Science Kid Sid the Science Kid is an American half-hour CGI animated series that aired on PBS Kids from September 1, 2008 to March 25, 2013, with a total of 68 half-hour episodes produced over two seasons. The computer generated show is produced by The Jim Henson Company and then-PBS member KCET in Los Angeles, more.

The Celtic Show collected a spectacular trifecta this week He defended thw World Greatest T.V. show Champion against Animalia at Night of Shows and the scored victories in tag team action on pbs and pbs kids plus now that the song is legal once more who would dare step in sid the science kid way as he continues to now don the

The hell... This show is awful Its about the same plot should be called Sid the Idiotic Kid or Crappy Kid or Stupid kid

I love this show! It teaches the cute little kids about science. Anyone who hates this should get a new brain.

Hey,My class was about to watch this stupid show today.Good thing we switched to King Fu Panda Holiday.Kung fu panda is better than idiot sid

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28 Block House

Block house is really funny! There must be jokes on every page of the episode scripts - Cool7

Block house is great! In my version of this list Block house is in fourth place! - Cool7

Block house is on season 7 right now and Block house is still funny! - Cool7

That show doesn't exist. - GravityFallsAndWBBLover18

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29 The Zula Patrol

This show shows no intelligent design whatsoever.

Also on qubo and smile with a child

Not on pbs, it in qubo. My, oh my!

30 Dinosaur Train Dinosaur Train Dinosaur Train is an American/Canadian/Singaporean children's animated series created by Craig Bartlett, who also created Hey Arnold!. The series features a curious young Tyrannosaurus rex named Buddy who, together with his adopted Pteranodon family, takes the Dinosaur Train to explore his time period, more.

DON IS STUPID! I mean, WHY does he think Dad is hiding under a tiny rock when he is like 20 times bigger than it? Why does Don take a nap all the time? He snores very loud. I like Shiny, Tiny and Buddy, but Don... is a clumsy loser.

When I was 11 the class had to watch this. Wasn't actually bad, I'll admit. The dinosaurs learnt about stars or whatever. Lol. Other than that, never seen this.

This show has good animation. I don't know why people hate it.

Hey childhood! There you are! - PeeledBanana

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31 Jakers! The Adventures of Piggley Winks Jakers! The Adventures of Piggley Winks

Never heard of it but the name of the pig and the first word in the title of this show sounds like a retard named the show and it sounds retarded

Piggley taught children morals and consequences of life. It was not heavy but well balance in its offering of advice and information. Love the sheep, they just appeared in cameo splender. Thanks for the memories WES a Grandpa

I think that PBS kids forgot about this show.

I've seen this one before. It's about a pig and a cow and a bunch of animals or whatever.

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32 Shining Time Station Shining Time Station

The best show to feature Thomas the tank engine and severely underestimated to be ranked this far down.

Good theme song and beautiful art for the closing

Best PBS show for kids. Need reruns back on!

I feel like it might be splitting the vote with Thomas and Friends...

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33 Bob the Builder Bob the Builder Bob the Builder is a British children's animated television show created by Keith Chapman. In the original series, Bob appears in a stop motion animated programme as a building contractor, specialising in masonry, along with his colleague Wendy, various neighbours and friends, and their gang of anthropomorphised more.

You forgot to put Bob the builder on this list. so I'm adding Bob the builder.

Memories. Until they introduced new models.

You forgot to put Bob the builder on the list

This was on NickJr 2001-2005 then got cut to PBS Kids 2005-Present. Just cancel this show - Mrsantaclaw33033

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34 Buck the Wild West Potato

LOL, doesn't seem to exist though. However I do remember a baby show called Small Potatoes it's about dumb potatoes singing for 5 minutes. Yep not kidding. :/ - Lunala

Is this really a show about a potato? - SheepBuggy

What? This show doesn't exist! - RalphBob


35 SciGirls

This show is actually really good. It has some good live action shots. Kids are going to like it.

Worst show *yawns* I would rather watch a teacher talk about science or any boring subject for 10 hours than that show!

I like this show

36 Super Why Super Why Super Why! or The Reading Adventures of Super Why! is an American-Canadian children's CGI animated show developed by Angela Santomero and Samantha Freeman Alpert. The series is produced by New York City-based Out of the Blue Enterprises and Toronto-based DHX Media through its Decode Entertainment division. more.

This show is stupid & crappy That it always makes wanna puke!

No one likes this show anymore it should be last

They ruined good fairy tales and made them look ugly

I love this show! It should be in 2nd place! They have all 26 letters in the alphabet! My favorite letters are all 26 of them! Why should be Y? the 25th letter in the alphabet!

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37 Teletubbies Teletubbies Teletubbies is a British pre-school children's television series created by Ragdoll Productions' Anne Wood CBE and Andrew Davenport, who wrote each of the show's 365 episodes .

Why no one likes Teletubbies? I do (I'm maybe the only one who does)

This show was my childhood... Along with SpongeBob of course. - Garythesnail

Sorry for thumbing down. You're awesome. It's just that this show drove me crazy since I was 4. - PizzaGuy

I still secretly watch it on DVD.

Ludwig Von said it on T.V. Mania from Lemmy's scribbles RIP Lemmys Land Thumbs up for Lemmy Boo for Tubbies

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38 Peep and the Big Wide World Peep and the Big Wide World Peep and the Big Wide World is a Canadian–American animated children's television series created by Canadian Animator Kaj Pindal and based on the 1988 short film Peep and the Big Wide World produced by the National Film Board of Canada, which itself is based on the 1962 short film The Peep Show, also more.

This show is definitely very awesome. I love love love it! This show should be #1on the list. - Quack45

It is a stupid shows ducks are never blue, Quack is just an idiotic moron. Peep is a loser. Just call him Pee and the big dirty Urine

It is a smart show Quack's color is amazing. Quack is funny because he's idiotic. Peep is just a chick. Just call this show Peep and the Big Wide World. - TeamRocket747

This show is so good I don't care how old I am it's so good. The episodes are classic and creative. I WISH THIS SHOW NEVER ENDED!

Wow, my fave show when I was little and it was always on until Peg Plus Cat debuted. Peep WAS one of the most popular shows on PBS Kids back then. All my friends my age today still remember it. I brought in my Peep Quack and Chirp plushies (Chirp is red m fave color so she’s my fave character) that are no longer available because this show is no longer on. But EVERYONE my age still finds it entertaining. This is better than Teen Titans Go trash. This, Back Yard Agains and Olivia the Pig were my childhood.

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39 Luna Around the World

This is a nice show.

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Now I called, this show. Now we have only been there. Airplane ride will take us. Coming this summer.

Coming soon!

40 George Shrinks George Shrinks

This show was awesome! I loved all of George's adventures. I have very fond memories of watching this when I was younger than 3

I decided to put this on here.


41 Turbo Dogs

Idiot this is on qubo but I do agree with the good show part.

This is a KidsCo show - SheepBuggy

A qubo show not pbs kids

That's on Qubo

42 Seven Little Monsters

Classic PBS Kids Cartoon

43 Kratts' Creatures

A great, funny, educational show. Love the Kratts!

I never saw Kratts' creatures, but I am sure it's a great show!

Haven't heard of this show before, but it's probably a good show - IceFoxPlayz

Kratts' Creatures and Wild Kratts are the best.

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44 Zoom

Great show for older kids when there were really no other shows for tweens.

I used to love watching this show back in the 70's.

Zoom is better than Arthur - EpicJake

I used to love watching this all the time 😍😘😘

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45 Pokémon

Pokemon is not on PBS. Was iron here in the late 90's or something?

First of all, Pokemon sucks, as well as every other anime. Second of all, Pokemon actually got released a year AFTER Arthur did. Pokemon was released in 1997. Arthur was released in 1996.

Hey! Pokemon is GREAT You are just MAD because Pokemon was made ONE YEAR BEFORE ARTHUR!

Pokemon isn't on PBS. Not sure whats worse: Barney or Serena - Lunala

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46 Bear in the Big Blue House Bear in the Big Blue House

Really cute show - SheepBuggy

This how is good but not on pbs - Mrsantaclaw33033

Ahem. this show was on playhouse disney

LOVED IT! Was a big part of my childhood. It was funny and the bear sorta reminded me of the family dog for some reason.
Anyone remember the Shadow Productions dog in the credits? Well yeah I used to be scared of it for some reason. - Lunala

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47 Boohbah Boohbah Boohbah is a British children's television programme created by Anne Wood. It premiered on 14 April 2003 on ITV in the United Kingdom, followed by its Nick Jr.

This shows creepy when I saw it I thought "what" and turned it of because it is DISTURBING. These giant fat farting blobs are nightmare fuel. - Lunala

Yes, a simplistic version of watching Teletubbies but 10 times worse. - htoutlaws2012

This one was really disturbing. As a kid I didn't really see it at all though.

This show don't belong here it the worst show ever glad it
At the bottom

48 Pinkalicious & Peterrific

This show is out now. And it is surprisingly very good. - Eraser

Who added this? It's not out yet, but doesn't look too bad. - Cartoonfan202

I haven't heard of this show - IceFoxPlayz

Also this show is art. I love Tamara”s now show and Raymond good show for it.

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49 Corduroy
50 Jay Jay the Jet Plane

I remember watching it with my brother in the car when I was little. Since we were gullible toddlers we didn't realise how creepy the planes faces were. - Lunala

Oh Jesus When My Sister Angie Who Was 2 at this time was in the middle of watching Cartoon Network when a commercial of Jay Jay Tapes came on at 5:30 PM. Angie Begged my mom to get a tape from walmart. So that's what she got a vhs tape of creepy jay jay the nightmare jet plane

This show was one of my favorites

I used to watch that show but now since everyone hates it I now hate it due to his face.

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