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15 Educational TV Shows That Probably Shaped Your Childhood

Who says learning can't be fun?

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1. The Big Comfy Couch

Favorite Part: Watching Loonette during her Clock Rug Stretch and trying to imitate her moves.
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Favorite Part: Watching Loonette during her Clock Rug Stretch and trying to imitate her moves.

2. Where on Earth is Carmen Sandiego?

Favorite Part: Whenever a show makes me feel like I can be a private detective, I'm sold!
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Favorite Part: Whenever a show makes me feel like I can be a private detective, I'm sold!

3. Out of the Box

Favorite Part: Although sad the show was ending, singing "The Goodbye Song" always put a smile on my face. "So long, farewell, to you my friend..."
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Favorite Part: Although sad the show was ending, singing "The Goodbye Song" always put a smile on my face. "So long, farewell, to you my friend..."

4. The Magic School Bus

Favorite Part: Watching the bus transform in size and shape to fit their desired adventure was always cool! Plus, who wouldn't want a teacher like Ms. Frizzle.
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Favorite Part: Watching the bus transform in size and shape to fit their desired adventure was always cool! Plus, who wouldn't want a teacher like Ms. Frizzle.

5. Bill Nye the Science Guy

Favorite Part: The experiments, duh! They were so much fun and a little crazy.
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Favorite Part: The experiments, duh! They were so much fun and a little crazy.

6. Schoolhouse Rock!

Favorite Part: Learning about everything from how a bill is passed to spotting a conjunction in a sentence always stayed with me, because of the catchy songs.
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Favorite Part: Learning about everything from how a bill is passed to spotting a conjunction in a sentence always stayed with me, because of the catchy songs.

7. Reading Rainbow

Favorite Part: As if the theme song didn't already get me hooked, traveling to different places to discover where books can take you was awesome. It's one of the reasons why I'm a bookworm today!
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Favorite Part: As if the theme song didn't already get me hooked, traveling to different places to discover where books can take you was awesome. It's one of the reasons why I'm a bookworm today!

8. Barney & Friends

Favorite Part: Whenever my boy BJ would make an appearance, my day was set!
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Favorite Part: Whenever my boy BJ would make an appearance, my day was set!

9. Zoom

Favorite Part: Everything about this show was cool, but watching them make unique crafts and tell corny jokes was the best.
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Favorite Part: Everything about this show was cool, but watching them make unique crafts and tell corny jokes was the best.

10. Cyberchase

Favorite Part: Discovering how Wilson would incorporate the lesson in real life.
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Favorite Part: Discovering how Wilson would incorporate the lesson in real life.

11. Zoboomafoo

Favorite Part: Being introduced to animals you didn't even know existed.
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Favorite Part: Being introduced to animals you didn't even know existed.

12. The Busy World of Richard Scarry

Favorite Part: Honestly, there was literally so much going on, it was impossible not to be entertained.
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Favorite Part: Honestly, there was literally so much going on, it was impossible not to be entertained.

13. Gullah Gullah Island

Favorite Part: Everyone knows Binyah Binyah the polliwog stole the show!
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Favorite Part: Everyone knows Binyah Binyah the polliwog stole the show!

14. Bear in the Big Blue House

Favorite Part: Once again, the closing song stole my heart. It featured Bear and Luna ( the moon).
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Favorite Part: Once again, the closing song stole my heart. It featured Bear and Luna ( the moon).

15. Sesame Street

Favorite Part: The guest appearances were always a treat!
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Favorite Part: The guest appearances were always a treat!

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