Disney Junior



Light learning fun with Playhouse Disney replacement.

What parents need to know

Positive messages

Kids' favorite characters from Disney shows teach basic educational skills like math, puzzles, Spanish, and healthy eating. Coloring pages to print and other arts and crafts ideas take some of the fun offline.

Violence & scariness
Not applicable
Sexy stuff
Not applicable
Not applicable

A few sponsorship ads (Beech-Nut baby food, for example). Ads for Disney media brands and shows can be seen throughout the site.

Drinking, drugs, & smoking
Not applicable

Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that preschool crowd-pleasing Disney Junior is the newest site in the Disney.go.com network; both the site and Disney Junior TV are Playhouse Disney replacements. The site features basic educational games, videos (including some full-length shows), and printables of favorite Disney characters both new and classic, including Handy Manny, Special Agent Oso, Buzz Lightyear, and the cadre of Disney Princesses.   

Is it any good?


Disney Junior is likely to be a winner with the youngest computer users who are Disney fans. Voice-over instructions ensure that kids don't need to be reading yet to enjoy the games and videos here. The printable coloring pages, crafts, and fun tips for parent-led activities are good ways to get younger kids off the computer and back to playing in the offline world.

Online interaction: The Disney Junior site doesn't allow users to interact in any way.

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Website details

Genre:Brand Sites
Pricing structure:Free

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  • Best: Really engaging; great learning approach.
  • Very Good: Engaging; good learning approach.
  • Good: Pretty engaging; good learning approach.
  • Fair: Somewhat engaging; OK learning approach.
  • Not for Learning: Not recommended for learning.
  • Not for Kids: Not age-appropriate for kids; not recommended for learning.

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Parent of a 5, 6, 7, 10, 10, and 17 year old Written byCharlie The Cat December 22, 2011


When you Turn 6 You Stop Watching this Channel
Teen, 17 years old Written byissabelle0407 June 13, 2011

honnest and sweet

honnest and sweet for good things that they have to ge smart kids but i.m the one
What other families should know
Educational value
Great messages
Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
Kid, 3 years old June 16, 2011

not now

this is good channel for the children.because the kids get education and good attetude.
What other families should know
Educational value


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