Top 10 Shows on PBS Kids with the Best Opening Theme

The Top Ten
1 Liberty's Kids

Love the rap part. When you see this, you know you are in for a treat.

I listened to this, and you guys are right!

2 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... read more

I need to know why Cyberchase isn't number one. This theme song will have you replaying it over and over again. Trust me, I've done it before. Not only that, but this show will bring fond memories to those who grew up with PBS Kids in the 2000s.

If you are a parent, I highly recommend you watch this show with your child because it is very educational. It helps children with math, and they even squeeze in some science topics too!

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

The Wild Kratts theme song is great because it has the different animals in it.

The theme song is awesome, and it has a nice tune.

Man, it's so catchy! From the minute the Kratts ask "What if?" to when the logo pops up onscreen, it will be stuck in your head forever.

4 Magic School Bus

Surfin' on the soundwaves, swinging through the stars, take a left at your intestine, take your second right past Mars, ON THE MAGIC SCHOOL BUS!

This is one of my all-time favorite theme songs. The lyrics are so awesome, and it does exactly what a theme song is supposed to do: it gets you pumped to watch the actual show! My cousin and I took a 20-minute walk down her street, and the whole time we played this song on full blast!

Heard in the Genesis video game as I turn on my classic game system with the game cartridge inserted.

5 Arthur

I like the singer's voice. This goes along well with the series.

Why is this not higher on the list? This, along with Liberty's Kids and Cyberchase, are the three songs that are stuck in my head right now.

6 Odd Squad

How can you not love this show? As soon as you hear "My name is Agent Olive..." you know you are in for something special!

7 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.
8 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... read more

The theme song is awesome. It has a 50s rock and roll theme. Besides, which theme song is better: the RJG theme or the Dora theme? Right answer: Ready Jet Go.

Ready.. jet.. GO! I really only watch it because Dalila Bela, or Olive from Odd Squad, is in it, but that theme song will have you singing.

9 Word Girl

Watch the theme and tell me what you think.

10 Clifford 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.

The new theme song is annoying. The old one is catchy and nostalgic.

The Contenders
11 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.
12 The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! is a Canadian/British/American co-produced animated television series that premiered August 7, 2010 on Treehouse TV in Canada, on September 6, 2010 on PBS Kids in the US and also in the UK on CITV and Cartoonito. The award-winning series is based on Random... read more

They hit it on the mark with this. It's... The... Cat in the Hat!

13 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.

A classic that has been engraved in culture.

14 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,... read more

I hate this show, but the theme song, yeah, it's kind of good.

15 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.
16 Bill Nye the Science Guy

This theme song is so dang catchy.

17 Fetch! with Ruff Ruffman Fetch! with Ruff Ruffman, sometimes shortened as Fetch!, is an American animated television series that was on PBS Kids.
18 The Electric Company
19 Mister Rogers' Neighborhood Mister Rogers' Neighborhood is an American half-hour children's television series that was created and hosted by namesake Fred Rogers.
20 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.
21 Nature Cat Nature Cat is an educational American-Canadian children's animated comedy adventure television series.
22 The Ruff Ruffman Show
23 Where on Earth is Carmen Sandiego?
24 Jay Jay the Jet Plane

I like how they made an annoying rhythm work. The lyrics and the voices are perfect, and the transitions don't hurt your eyes. Wild Kratts, take notice!

25 Noddy

This song is extremely catchy and I love it! "Welcome to our place! We've been waiting. Time for some fun and celebrating! Something is always ready to pop! Here at the Noddy Shop!"

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