Best tv: Our Recommendations for Families

A cozy night of family TV calls for some really great shows, and we've got them. Whether you're looking for classic kids' TV, educational series, or just something -- anything -- new to watch, our "best TV" lists are full of shows that will capture the whole family's attention.
It's a Big, Big World TV Poster Image
From cute to clever, animals delight on these shows.
Busytown Mysteries TV Poster Image
The evidence shows that kids and teens love to solve a mystery.
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood TV Poster Image
Great TV fathers through the ages.
Sesame Street TV Poster Image
Help kids develop a love of language and reading.
Big Sister & Little Brother TV Poster Image
Tiny tots will love these short, age-appropriate shows.
Bo on the Go! TV Poster Image
TV's best attempts to talk responsibly about healthy choices.
Super WHY! TV Poster Image
Up, up, and away with these super characters!
Leave It to Beaver TV Poster Image
From the traditional to the radical, we love moms.
Lego Star Wars: The Yoda Chronicles TV Poster Image
Find the best of the tween- and teen-targeted network here.
Clifford the Big Red Dog: A Really Big Musical Tribute Music Poster Image
The lovable canine comes to life in all forms of media.
Arthur TV Poster Image
Zany characters plus strong messages make these great picks.
Harry the Bunny TV Poster Image
Preschool TV is fun -- and packed with good social messages.
Dear America TV Poster Image
Trigger an interest in what happened long ago.
Doozers TV Poster Image
These top shows celebrate toughness and perseverance.
Blaze and the Monster Machines TV Poster Image
Science demystified in these out-of-this-world shows.
The Dog Whisperer TV Poster Image
Shows that tone down the drama, and play up the fun.
Dinosaur Train TV Poster Image
Your dinosaur lover will get a kick out of these shows.
Cassadee Pope: Frame by Frame TV Poster Image
Some celebrity TV shows are better than others.
Firefly TV Poster Image
Sometimes the best TV gets axed too soon.