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PBS KIDS Games

Fun & Educational Learning App

  • Android
  • iPhone
  • iPad

Teacher Overview

PBS Kids Games app has over 100 free learning games with popular PBS Kids characters. This mini-game collection will entertain and educate preschoolers for hours on end with some of their favorite animated TV personalities. These free games for kids encourages child to engage in skills related to math, creativity, science and more in gameplay.

PBS KIDS Games Review

PBS KIDS Games app has over 100 free learning games using characters from popular PBS kids shows, including Daniel Tiger, Nature Cat, Dinosaur Train, Wild Kratts, Super Why and Odd Squad, including others. Geared for children ages 2-8, the games are easy to play and provide kids with fun lessons in science, math, language, cooperation and creativity.

PBS KIDS Games is available across various categories from abc to math, coloring to reading, animals to dinosaurs, and health to problem solving games.

PBS Kids has more than 60 Reading Games, connected to characters from their television series such as Sesame Street, Clifford, Martha Speaks, and Cailou. When your child successfully completes them, many of the games provide instant rewards, such as video clips or more fun games.

From PBS KIDS kids can navigate directly to a particular show’s individual site, where they'll find games, videos, and other related content. Each individual PBS KIDS show is supported by specific learning goals, developed with expert advice and often tested to demonstrate effectiveness. 

Some of the best PBS Kids App to download are:

Cyberchase Shape Quest is a cool math game app from PBS Kids, with a focus on geometry, spatial reasoning, and problem solving.

Play and Learn Science, where kids can play with shadows, control the weather, roll and slide objects down a ramp, choose the best materials for an umbrella — all while building science inquiry skills, exploring the real world and learning core science concepts. 

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood encourages open-ended, imaginative play as children visit familiar places and create stories about their friend Daniel Tiger.

Using Wild Kratts Rescue Run, kids can run, jump, fly, and swim through 24 action-packed levels, rescue animals, and face-off against villains.

Kids can learn basic information about weather, sea creatures, patterns, shapes, painting, and tools, among other things. They can also practice strategy, build reading skills, and test out their theories. The app is meant to be dynamic, with new games being added, so the body of learning will grow over time. Overall, PBS KIDS Games is a solid, free selection of learning games featuring your kids' favorite PBS Kids characters.

PBS remains one of the guilt-free screen time experiences for parents and kids alike. PBS Kids Shows help your kids learn and have fun with shows like Sesame Street, Molly of Denali, Curious George, Moshi Monsters and Fireman Sam and can be downloaded for offline access. 

This multi-award-winning app is specially designed for a safe, child-friendly viewing experience for kids of all ages. Anywhere you have a cellular or Wi-Fi connection, your child can watch their favorite shows and look forward to new full episodes available every Friday. It’s free, and new games are uploaded periodically. 

You can watch clips and full episodes of PBS KIDS shows for free anytime on Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV and Chromecast.

PBS KIDS Games app would be great fun for younger children. The PBS characters are captivating and much loved by generations of kids, so their games easily hold the interest of young children as they learn basic reading and math skills.

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App Details

Teacher Ratings

Subjects

Safeguarding

In-App Purchases - No

In-App Advertising - No

Skills

Thinking & Reasoning

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Publisher's Description

Looking for fun, educational games for your kids to play? The PBS KIDS Games app has over 100 free learning games with your favorite PBS KIDS characters. Kids can play anytime, anywhere!

PBS KIDS Games features games from our top shows, including Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, Wild Kratts, Super Why, Arthur, Sesame Street, The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!, Odd Squad, Dinosaur Train, Let’s Go Luna, Pinkalicious and more. 

SCHOOL GAMES FOR DISCOVERY, EXPLORATION & LEARNING! 

  • 100+ FREE games for kids 2-8
  • Games that encourage learning science, math, reading, creativity and more
  • Play mazes, puzzles, dress-up, coloring and more
  • Help teach everything from the ABCs and shapes to reading and math
  • NEW games added all the time – play “Chef Leo’s Crazy Kitchen” now!

WINTER GAMES

  • Educational games with winter themes for the season
  • Winter-themed interface children will love
  • Enjoy a winter-themed game each day

DESIGNED FOR KIDS

  • Provides a safe, friendly playing experience for toddlers and kids
  • Kids can easily browse and play games at home, on the road, or anywhere they go

PARENT RESOURCES

  • Learn more about a TV series, such as intended age and learning goals
  • Find your local PBS KIDS station schedule 
  • Download related PBS KIDS apps
  • Manage the amount of storage the app can use on your device

Join your kids on a fun and educational adventure alongside their favorite PBS KIDS characters with the PBS KIDS Games app!

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