250+ Educational Content on Netflix

250+ Educational Content on Netflix

According to Media Netflix, users of Netflix spend almost 140 million hours every day watching TV shows and movies.

And What if I tell you that your students contribute to 140 million hours by watching educational content on Netflix? This will help you to transform your teaching style into an exciting one.

Since it is always compelling for kids to watch videos in class, letting them watch educational content on Netflix is the best way to teach dull and monotonous topics in the most captivating manner.

From preschool to history, Netflix offers a variety of educational content that will help you to teach your students in class as well as on holidays.

However, this is really tough to find content for kids to watch on Netflix as there are 1000’s of shows and other content available in the library.

But don’t worry about the finding part as I have done it already for you. Here is the list of 250+ educational content with IMDb ratings. So without any further delay, let’s dive in:

Bonus Tip: You can add up to 50 educational content in just five minutes by logging to Netflix account via browser and create a new profile and name it “School”. After that open this ScreenBinge blog and add all your children’s favorite content by copy and past them. Check out this video here to do it:

Preschool

There is a ton of fantastic pre-elementary content available on Netflix that will help kids to learn about basics such as colors, popular poems, animals, science, and more in the most fun-loving way:

Preschool

  1. Puffin Rock (IMDb: 8.6/10)
  2. Hilda (IMDb: 8.6/10)
  3. Molang (IMDb: 8.5/10)
  4. Go! Go! Cory Carson (IMDb: 8.4/10)
  5. Storybots Super Songs (IMDb: 8.3/10)
  6. Julie’s Greenroom (IMDb: 8.3/10)
  7. Motown Magic (IMDb: 8.2/10)
  8. Green Eggs and Ham (IMDb: 8.2/10)
  9. Ask the Story Bots (IMDb: 8.1/10)
  10. Charlie’s Colorforms City (IMDb: 8/10)
  11. Beat Bugs (IMDb: 7.6/10)
  12. Pocoyo (IMDb: 7.6/10)
  13. Room on the Broom (IMDb: 7.6/10)
  14. Octonauts (IMDb: 7.3/10)
  15. Beat Bugs: All Together Now (IMDb: 7.6/10)
  16. Octonauts (IMDb: 7.3/10)
  17. Ben & Holly’s Little Kingdom (IMDb: 7.3/10)
  18. True: Magical Friends (IMDb: 7.2/10)
  19. True and the Rainbow Kingdom (IMDb: 7/10)
  20. Pajanimals (IMDb: 7/10)
  21. True: Wonderful Wishes (IMDb: 7/10)
  22. True: Happy Hearts Day (IMDb: 7/10)
  23. Chip and Potato (IMDb: 6.9/10)
  24. Noddy, Toyland Detective (IMDb: 6.9/10)
  25. Treehouse Detectives (IMDb: 6.8/10)
  26. True: Winter Wishes (IMDb: 6.7/10)
  27. Care Bears & Cousins (IMDb: 6.7/10)
  28. Super Monsters (IMDb: 6.7/10)
  29. Justin Time GO! (IMDb: 6.6/10)
  30. Luna Petunia (IMDb: 6.4/10)
  31. Splash and Bubbles (IMDb: 6.4/10)
  32. Peppa Pig (IMDb: 6.3/10)
  33. Tip the Mouse (IMDb: 6.1/10)
  34. Rainbow Ruby (IMDb: 6.1/10)
  35. Word Party (IMDb: 6.1/10)
  36. Llama Llama (IMDb: 6.1/10)
  37. Max & Ruby (IMDb: 6/10)
  38. A Storybots Christmas (IMDb: 5.7/10)
  39. Care Bears: PJ Masks (IMDb: 5.7/10)
  40. Tayo the Little Bus (IMDb: 5.6/10)
  41. Welcome to Care-a-Lot (IMDb: 5.4/10)
  42. Sid the Science Kid (IMDb: 5.4/10)
  43. Goldie & Bear (IMDb: 3.8/10)

Animals

From house pets to dinosaurs, there is a massive list of animal-related educational content available on Netflix:

Animals

  1. Our planet (IMDb: 9.3/10)
  2. Untamed Romania (IMDb: 8.7/10)
  3. Monkey Planet (IMDb: 8.5/10)
  4. Dancing with the birds (IMDb: 8.3/10)
  5. Tales by light (IMDb: 8.3/10)
  6. Dogs (IMDb: 8.3/10)
  7. Night on Earth (IMDb: 8.2/10)
  8. Our Planet – Behind the Scenes (IMDb: 8.2/10)
  9. Virunga (IMDb: 8.2/10)
  10. The Ivory Game (IMDb: 7.9/10)
  11. Chasing monsters (IMDb: 7.6/10)
  12. Naledi: A Baby Elephant’s Tale (IMDb: 7.6/10)
  13. If I were an Animal (IMDb: 7.5/10)
  14. Pacificum: Return to the Ocean (IMDb: 7.5/10)
  15. NOVA: Day the Dinosaurs Died (IMDb: 7.5/10)
  16. Birders (IMDb: 7.4/10)
  17. The Land Before Time (IMDb: 7.4/10)
  18. Kitten Rescuers (IMDb: 7.3/10)
  19. Growing Up Wild (IMDb: 7.3/10)
  20. Nova: Bird Brain (IMDb: 7.2/10)
  21. Ghost of the Mountains (IMDb: 7.2/10)
  22. Expedition China (IMDb: 7.1/10)
  23. Extreme animal weapons (IMDb: 7/10)
  24. Dino Hunt (IMDb: 7/10)
  25. Izzy’s Koala World (IMDb: 7/10)
  26. Deep (IMDb: 7/10)
  27. 72 Dangerous Animals: Latin America (IMDb: 6.8/10)
  28. 72 Dangerous Animals: Asia (IMDb: 6.6/10)
  29. Virunga: Gorillas in Peril (IMDb: 6.2/10)
  30. 72 Cutest Animals (IMDb: 5.7/10)
  31. Dinotrux (IMDb 7/10)

Earth & Nature

If your students love to see videos about natural things like from oceans to the highest mountain in the world or disrupting Volcanoes, there is a lot of breathtaking content to watch on Netflix:

Earth and Nature

  1. Chill with Bob Ross (IMDb: 9.4/10)
  2. Moving art (IMDb: 8.7/10)
  3. Chasing Coral (IMDb: 8.1/10)
  4. A Plastic Oceans (IMDb: 8/10)
  5. Mission Blue (IMDb: 8/10)
  6. MeatEater (IMDb: 7.9/10)
  7. Oceans (IMDb: 7.8/10)
  8. The World’s Most Extraordinary Homes (IMDb: 7.5/10)
  9. Terra (IMDb: 7.5/10)
  10. Weird Wonders of the World (IMDb: 7.5/10)
  11. Born to be Free (IMDb: 7.5/10)
  12. Mountain (IMDb: 7.2/10)
  13. Into the Inferno (IMDb: 7.2/10)
  14. Magical Andes (IMDb: 7/10)
  15. Islands of the Future (IMDb: 6.8/10)
  16. Nature’s Weirdest Events (IMDb: 6.8/10)
  17. The Tigers of Scotland (IMDb: 6.6/10)
  18. National Parks Adventure (IMDb: 7/10)
  19. H2O: Mermaid Adventures (IMDb 6/10)

Space

Why teach children about space by showing them static images in books if you can show them actual videos of different planets and things like a black hole on Netflix?

Space

  1. The Universe (IMDb: 8.8/10)
  2. NOVA: Black Hole Apocalypse (IMDb: 8/10)
  3. The Beginning And End of the Universe (IMDb: 7.8/10)
  4. Space Racers (IMDb: 7.6/10)
  5. Mission Control The Unsung heroes of Apollo (IMDb: 7.5/10)
  6. MARS (IMDb: 7.5/10)
  7. NOVA: Ultimate Mars Challenge (IMDb: 7.5/10)
  8. Ultimate Mars Challenge (IMDb: 7.5/10)
  9. Ancient Aliens (IMDb: 7.3/10)
  10. A Year in Space (IMDb: 7.3/10)
  11. The Last Man on the Moon (IMDb: 7.3/10)
  12. Edge of the Universe (IMDb: 7.2/10)
  13. The Search for Life in Space (IMDb: 7.2/10)
  14. NOVA: Death Dive to Saturn (IMDb: 7.1/10)
  15. The Most Unknown (IMDb: 6.6/10)
  16. The Mars Generation (IMDb: 6.5/10)
  17. The Space Between Us (IMDb: 6.4/10)
  18. 14 Minutes From Earth (IMDb: 5.4/10)
  19. The Jaime Maussan Show (IMDb: 4.9/10)

Science

Netflix offers some amazing science-related educational content from basic concepts to most revolutionary inventions:

Science

  1. Bill Nye: Science Guy (IMDb: 8.2/10)
  2. Big Dream: Engineering our World (IMDb: 8.1/10)
  3. The Mind, Explained (IMDb: 8.1/10)
  4. Adam Ruins Everything (IMDb: 8/10)
  5. Inside Bill’s Brain (IMDb: 8/10)
  6. The Bleeding Edge (IMDb: 7.7/10)
  7. The Social Network (IMDb: 7.7/10)
  8. The Theory of Everything (IMDb: 7.7/10)
  9. Genius of the Modern World (IMDb: 7.6/10)
  10. Everyday Miracles (IMDb: 7.5/10)
  11. Apex: The Story of Hypercar (IMDb: 7.4/10)
  12. Age of Tanks (IMDb: 7.4/10)
  13. The Code (IMDb: 7.4/10)
  14. Snowden (IMDb: 7.3/10)
  15. Decoding the Weather Machine (IMDb: 7.3/10)
  16. Playing Hard (IMDb: 7.2/10)
  17. Print the Legend (IMDb: 7.1/10)
  18. Unacknowledged (IMDb: 7.1/10)
  19. The Milk System (IMDb: 7.1/10)
  20. Dark Net (IMDb: 7.1/10)
  21. Ralph Breaks the Internet (IMDb 7.1/10)
  22. The Great Hack (IMDb: 7/10)
  23. Prediction by the Numbers (IMDb: 7/10)
  24. White Rabbit Project (IMDb: 6.9/10)
  25. Astronomy Club (IMDb: 6.9/10)
  26. Memory Games (IMDb: 6.7/10)
  27. The Most Unknown (IMDb: 6.6/10)
  28. Behind the Curve (IMDb: 6.5/10)
  29. The Bomb (IMDb: 6.5/10)
  30. The Creative Brain (IMDb: 6.3/10)
  31. Life 2.0 (IMDb: 6.2/10)
  32. 100 Humans: Life’s Questions, Answered (IMDb: 5.6/10)
  33. Natural Selection (IMDb: 5.1/10)
  34. Stunt Science (IMDb: 4.7/10)

History

Learning history from the books is way too boring for so many children. But with Netflix, you can make History one of the most interesting subject for students by showing them incredible series and movies:

History

  1. The Vietnam War (IMDb: 9.1/10)
  2. Greatest Events of WWII in Colour (IMDb: 8.7/10)
  3. Salam: The First Muslim Laureate (IMDb: 8/10)
  4. Myths and Monsters (IMDb: 7.9/10)
  5. States (IMDb: 7.9/10)
  6. Secrets of Great British Castles (IMDb: 7.9/10)
  7. The Battle of Midway (IMDb: 7.6/10)
  8. Woodstock Three Days that Defined a Generation (IMDb: 7.6/10)
  9. Hiroshima: The Real History (IMDb: 7.6/10)
  10. The Family (IMDb: 7.5/10)
  11. Oklahoma City (IMDb: 7.4/10)
  12. Shelby American (IMDb: 7.4/10)
  13. Defying the Nazis: The Sharps’ War (IMDb: 7.2/10)
  14. Witches: A Century of Murder (IMDb: 7.1/10)
  15. Oliver Stone’s Untold History of the United (IMDb: 7/10)
  16. Cultivating the Sea (IMDb: 7/10)
  17. The Curse of Oak Island (IMDb: 7/10)
  18. The Russian Revolution (IMDb: 6.5/10)
  19. Conspiracy (IMDb: 6.3/10)
  20. The Deep (IMDb: 6.2/10)
  21. Kevin Hart’s Guide to Black History (IMDb: 5.4/10)

Documentaries

From the mind blogging videos regarding how a human brain works to how most popular toys came into existence, All these interesting documentaries you can watch on Netflix:

documentaries

  1. Forensic Files (IMDb: 8.8/10)
  2. Hip Hop Evolution (IMDb: 8.4/10)
  3. Documentary Now! (IMDb: 8.1/10)
  4. Big Dreams, Small Spaces (IMDb: 8.1/10)
  5. The Toys That Made Us (IMDb: 8.1/10)
  6. American Experience: The Circus (IMDb: 8/10)
  7. Explained (IMDb: 8/10)
  8. SaltFatAcidHeat (IMDb: 7.7/10)
  9. Evil Genius: The True Story of America’s (IMDb: 7.6/10)
  10. Most Diabolical Bank Heist (IMDb: 7.6/10)
  11. How to Change the World (IMDb: 7.6/10)
  12. American Factory (IMDb: 7.4/10)
  13. Basketball or Nothing (IMDb: 7.4/10)
  14. Taylor Swift: Miss Americana (IMDb: 7.4/10)
  15. NOVA: The Impossible Flight (IMDb: 7.2/10)
  16. Zion (IMDb: 7.2/10)
  17. Trump: An American Dream (IMDb: 7.1/10)
  18. Rotten (IMDb: 7.1/10)
  19. I Am Bolt (IMDb: 7.1/10)
  20. White Rabbit Project (IMDb: 6.9/10)
  21. Knock Down the House (IMDb: 6.9/10)
  22. Parchís: The Documentary (IMDb: 6.8/10)
  23. Saving Capitalism (IMDb: 6.8/10)
  24. Minimalism  (IMDb: 6.7/10)
  25. Blown Away (IMDb: 6.7/10)
  26. Memory Games (IMDb: 6.7/10)
  27. All in My Family (IMDb: 6.7/10)
  28. Fire at Sea (IMDb: 6.6/10)
  29. Fire Chasers (IMDb: 6.6/10)
  30. Women Behind Bars (IMDb: 6.6/10)
  31. Lego House – Home of the Brick (IMDb: 6.5/10)
  32. Pandemic How to Prevent an Outbreak (IMDb: 6.3/10)
  33. The Rebound (IMDb: 6.3/10)
  34. 100 Humans (IMDb: 5.9/10)
  35. Expedition Happiness (IMDb: 5.9/10)
  36. Empire Games (IMDb: 5.7/10)

Geography

Take a trip to the world most famous places with your students from your classroom by watching these educational videos on Netflix:

Geography

  1. Carmen Sandiego (IMDb: 7.9/10)
  2. Boy and the World (IMDb 7.6/10)
  3. Mountain (IMDb: 7.2/10)
  4. Saudi Arabia Uncovered (IMDb: 7.2/10)

Food/Nutrition/Health

From basic cooking skills to MasterChef level baking classes, there is a massive number of delicious content waiting for you on Netflix:

Food and nutrition

  1. The Great British Baking Show (IMDb: 8.6/10)
  2. Pablo (IMDb: 8.5/10)
  3. Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret (IMDb: 8.3/10)
  4. The Game Changers (IMDb: 7.9/10)
  5. Forks Over Knives (IMDb: 7.8/10)
  6. My Life as a Zucchini (IMDb 7.8/10)
  7. Ugly Delicious (IMDb: 7.8/10)
  8. Kantaro: The Sweet Tooth Salaryman (IMDb: 7.7/10)
  9. Salt Fat Acid Heat (IMDb: 7.7/10)
  10. The Curious Creations of Christine McConnell (IMDb: 7.7/10)
  11. The C Word (IMDb: 7.6/10)
  12. What the Health (IMDb: 7.4/10)
  13. Nailed It! (IMDb: 7.4/10)
  14. The Magic Pill (IMDb: 7.1/10)
  15. Sugar Rush (IMDb: 7/10)
  16. Babies (IMDb: 7/10)
  17. Heal (IMDb: 6.9/10)
  18. Froning: The Fittest Man in History (IMDb:6.7/10)
  19. Tidying Up with Mary Kondo (IMDb:6.6/10)
  20. Ask the Doctor (IMDb: 6.5/10)
  21. Take Your Pills (IMDb: 6.4/10)
  22. The Truth About Alcohol (IMDb: 6.4/10)
  23. A Leaf of Faith (IMDb: 6.2/10)

Mystery/Adventure/Action/Drama

From unbelievable mystery shows to stories that will help kids to learn about life, people, and adventures, there is a lot to watch on Netflix:

Action, Mystery, Thriller

  1. The Pursuit of Happyness (IMDb: 8/10)
  2. The Breadwinner (IMDb:7.7/10)
  3. The InBESTigators (IMDb: 7.6/10)
  4. The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (IMDb: 7.6/10)
  5. The Confession Killer (IMDb: 7.4/10)
  6. The Code (IMDb: 7.4/10)
  7. Groundhog Day (IMDb: 7.4/10)
  8. The Adventure of Tintin (IMDb: 7.3/10)
  9. Angela’s Christmas (IMDb: 7/10)
  10. Bolt (IMDb: 6.8/10)
  11. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (IMDb: 6.6/10)
  12. Skylanders Academy (IMDb: 6.5/10)
  13. My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea (IMDb: 6.1/10)
  14. 100 Things to Do Before High School (IMDb: 6.1/10)
  15. Spookely the Square Pumpkin (IMDb: 4.5/10)
  16. Serial Killer With Piers Morgan (IMDb:3.7/10) 

Foreign Language Movies for School Kids

There is a list of kid-centric content available in different popular languages including, Spanish, French, and German on Netflix:

Spanish

  1. 100 Meters (IMDb: 7.5/10)
  2. The Lighthouse of the Orcas (IMDb: 6.7/10)

French

  1. April and the Extraordinary World (IMDb: 7.3/10)
  2. The African Doctor (IMDb: 7/10)
  3. The Climb (IMDb: 7/10)
  4. Paris is Us (IMDb: 4.5/10)
  5. West Coast: (IMDb: 5.8/10)

German

  1. Rock My Heart (IMDb: 6.5/10)
  2. Berlin, I Love You (IMDb: 4.6/10)

Please Note: Just as the workaround with Dinsey Plus VPN, Not all Titles are available globally on Netflix so if you face difficulty finding them check out our American Netflix guide to get them from anywhere in the world.

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Salman Ahmed
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A tech geek, movie buff, a binge watcher, and online gaming enthusiast. Salman Ahmed loves to blog about all the latest movies, TV shows, trends and happenings in the IT industry.