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The Best Kids Shows of 2013  

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Finding a great television show that’s perfect for kids to watch on a lazy Saturday morning can be tough in this day and age. Many television shows masquerade as children’s shows but manage to sneak in jokes and images that parents don’t want to expose to their kids. The television shows that children watch can help shape them as people, so it’s important to find shows that are entertaining, creative, and put emphasis on certain values like friendship, intelligence, and hard work. When you find all of those elements in one TV show, you know it’s safe to show your children, while allowing them to enjoy their favorite show.

The shows on this list are both live action and animated. Shows like Sesame Street have been educating and entertaining children for decades,often getting awards for the ability to positively impact the lives of children. Other shows like Adventure Time and Phineas and Ferb can be fun for both children and adults, making them the perfect shows to watch as a family.

What are the best kids shows of 2013? This list includes the best shows for children of all ages to watch, from shows that help teach the basics to 5 year olds to programs that will enchant older viewers too.

list ordered by
1
Phineas and Ferb is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Vincent Martella, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Dan Povenmire
2
Jessie is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Debby Ryan, Peyton List, Cameron Boyce
3
Good Luck Charlie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Bridgit Mendler, Leigh-Allyn Baker, Bradley Steven Perry
4
Adventure Time is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Jeremy Shada, John DiMaggio, Tom Kenny
5
Austin & Ally is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Ross Lynch, Laura Marano, Raini Rodriguez
6
Mickey Mouse Clubhouse ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Tony Anselmo, Bill Farmer, Tress MacNeille
7
A.N.T. Farm is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
China Anne McClain, Sierra McCormick, Jake Short
8
Sam & Cat is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Jennette McCurdy, Ariana Grande, Cameron Ocasio
9
Liv and Maddie is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Dove Cameron, Joey Bragg, Tenzing Norgay Trainor
10
Victorious is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Victoria Justice, Leon Thomas III, Matt Bennett
11
Dog With a Blog is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
G. Hannelius, Blake Michael, Francesca Capaldi
12
Sofia the First is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Sofia the First Sara Ramirez, Ariel Winter, Wayne Brady
13
Dora the Explorer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Fatima Ptacek, Regan Mizrahi, Alexandria Suarez
14
Sesame Street is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Caroll Spinney
15
The Thundermans is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Jack Griffo
16
My Little Pony: Friendsh... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Ashleigh Ball, Tabitha St. Germain, Tara Strong
17
Max & Ruby: Afternoo... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Max & Ruby: Afternoons with Max & Ruby
18
Bubble Guppies is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Frank Welker, Zachary Gordon, Skai Jackson
19
Doc McStuffins is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Doc McStuffins Lara Jill Miller, Kiara Muhammad, Jaden Betts
20
DreamWorks Dragons is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Jay Baruchel, America Ferrera, T.J. Miller
21
Paw Patrol is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Paw Patrol
22
Yo Gabba Gabba! is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Yo Gabba Gabba! Biz Markie, Rob Paulsen, Cam Clarke
23
The Haunted Hathaways is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Chico Benymon, Amber Montana, Lil' P-Nut
24
Avatar: Legend of Korra ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Janet Varney, P.J. Byrne, David Faustino
25
Sanjay and Craig is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013