top of page
  • Writer's pictureBabies@MAFS

Educational Podcasts For Little Learners!

Happy Holiday Weekend Families!

I hope you all have a restful 4 day weekend ahead and some fun plans! As some of you may be traveling with your littles this weekend, I thought it would be a good time to give you a list of educational podcasts that I guarantee your littles will love listening to! Podcasts are a wonderful alternative if you're trying to cut down on screen time. Research has shown, in some cases, that the blu light from a screen can lead to stimulation in the brain. Many of us use tv time as a means to wind down, but it may actually be causing our brains to stay awake longer. Podcasts are an amazing alternative. Podcasts can also be a great car ride activity, early morning activity, quiet time activity, or dinner out activity for your little. It will heighten their listening skills and still make learning fun! I've got a list of some of the best educational podcasts for your little listeners!

  1. Ear Snacks: Hosted by a duo of musicians that write for Sesame Studios. Great for Preschoolers!

  2. KidNuz: News for kids! Hosted by two journalist moms. This podcast features friendly news for kids and even has a quiz at the end to test your listening and learning skills. Great for all ages!

  3. Highlights Hangout: This podcast covers science, skits, stories, and more and is put on by the creators of the Highlights magazines. Great for all ages!

  4. Wow in the World: A silly science podcast that is great for all ages!

  5. Brains On!: Explore science and history with a special new guest each week. Great for every age and for your curious learners!

  6. But Why?: This podcast will answer all your littles questions, starting with simple stuff like, "Why is the sky blue?" Good for all ages!

  7. The Past & The Curious: Full of silly songs and quizzes, this podcast covers all things history. Great for all ages!

  8. Molly of Denali: Join Molly and her best pal Tooey on their adventures. Created by the writers behind popular PBS television shows such as: Arthur, Curious George, and Pinkalicious. Good for preschool and younger!

  9. Story Time: Each of these are a 10-15 minute story. Great for littles with a short attention span. Also great for a quick quiet time activity.

  10. Peace Out: A podcast focused on mindfulness to help your little calm down and zen out. This is a selection of short stories that incorporate relaxation with visualization and breathing techniques. Great for all ages!

Happy Listening!

With Love

Miss Logan

MAFS Playroom

54 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All


bottom of page