Your kids have hung up on their last Zoom call of the year with their teachers. Now what? Instead of opting for even more screen time, it might be time to try out some podcasts kids will love.
The RADIO.COM app offers a slew of kid-friendly podcasts to help curb the stay-at-home blues - especially now that school is out of session and they'll be looking for ways to fill their summer time.
Here are some of the best kid-friendly podcasts you can listen to with your kids:
The Kids Are All... Home
RADIO.COM's Pineapple Street Studios brings you a podcast for kids, by kids. It features voices from all around the world as kids share what they're doing to fill their time while they're stuck at home.
This podcast aims to make tooth time easy by keeping kids brushing for the full two minutes that dentists recommend. Using jokes, riddles, stories, fun facts, silly songs, and more, this podcast is aimed at kids between the ages of 3 and 7.
Fun Kids Book Club
Bex, of the children's radio station Fun Kids, brings you conversations with top authors to tell kids about their books and even read chapters from them.
Reading With Your Kids
A podcast for the whole family to enjoy, this program encourages parents to read, cook, and do other activities with their kids. That even includes experiencing TV, movies, and music together.
LeVar Burton Reads
LeVar Burton handpicks the best short fiction and reads them for your pleasure, including the stories of Neil Gaiman, Octavia Butler, and Ray Bradbury.
Story Quest - Stories for Kids
With new episodes every week, these stories are perfect for kids and families. It's perfect for your downtime.
The Space Programme
A small, Scottish island finds itself home to a brand new space program, fostering the world's first child astronaut.
The Week Junior Show
The Week Junior Show goes behind the scenes of the award-winning magazine for 8 to 14-year-olds. They'll discuss the newest stories and help determine the difference between real and fake news.
This is a podcast the whole family can enjoy, packed with unique stories and fascinating facts. The podcast will keep your kids entertained while cutting down on screen time.
It's a continuing adventure through J.K. Rowling's wizarding world. Join the hosts for discussions, celebrations, and interviews around the Harry Potter universe.
Science Rules with Bill Nye
Bill Nye and science writer Corey S. Powell bring your burning questions to the table with digestible answers surrounding every topic in the universe.