Good TV Shows for 8 Year Olds  

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Figuring out the best TV shows for 8-year-olds to watch can be complicated. Right at the cusp of being a tween, they know when a show is pandering to little kids, but that doesn't mean they're ready for deeper or darker themes. If you’ve been looking for good shows for 8-year-olds, this list of the best television series appropriate for kids who are eight will help find the right balance of fun to watch, age-appropriate and educational shows for 8-year-olds.

Just because a kid is now officially a tween doesn’t mean they are automatically ready to watch shows for teens and older kids. The best shows for eight-year-olds to watch offer more complex stories that have lots of rewatch value as they get older such as Avatar: Legend of Kora, Trollhunters, and even Star Wars Rebels. Some educational shows for 8-year-olds even feature kids close to their age, thanks to shows like MythBusters Jr. and Project MC2.

Which television shows are the best for 8-year-old kids to watch? Vote up the best shows for 8-year-olds and add any good TV series for 8-year old kids that are missing.

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House of Anubis is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Good TV Shows for 8 Year Olds
Alex Sawyer, Eugene Simon, Brad Kavanagh
House of Anubis is a jointly Nickelodeon British, American, and Belgian mystery television series based on the Dutch-Belgian television series Het Huis Anubis aired in the Netherlands and ...more
Avalon High is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Good TV Shows for 8 Year Olds
Avalon High is a 2010 Disney Channel Original Movie starring Gregg Sulkin, Britt Robertson, Joey Pollari, and Devon Graye. The movie is based on the book of the same name by Meg Cabot. It ...more
The Good Witch is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Good TV Shows for 8 Year Olds
Lee Da-hae, Ryu Soo-young, Ahn Woo-yeon
The Good Witch (SBS TV, 2018), also known as Nice Witch, is a South Korean television series. A housewife too nice for her own good and married to an unemployed husband switches places with her ...more
The Young Indiana Jones ... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Good TV Shows for 8 Year Olds
Sean Patrick Flanery, George Hall, Corey Carrier
The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles is an American television series that aired on ABC from March 4, 1992, to July 24, 1993. Filming took place in various locations around Wilmington, North ...more
Legendary Dudas is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Good TV Shows for 8 Year Olds
Theodore Barnes, DeVion Harris
Legendary Dudas is an American sitcom created by Kevin Jakubowski that premiered on Nickelodeon on July 9, 2016. Sam and Tyler Duda, two brothers who couldn't be more different, end up in the ...more