If the summer heat and endless pool days have you beat, Netflix has what you need for some quality indoor time with the fam. Check out everything you need to know about what’s new on Netflix for kids in August below.

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Super Monsters: The New Class

A whole new class of pint-sized, powerful monsters is ready to start preschool at sundown in Pitchfork Pines. The new students include Olive, Rocky, Sami and Zane.

Ages: 3 & up
Releases Aug. 1

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A Go! Go! Cory Carson Summer Camp

Cory and his best friend Freddie are headed to Camp Friendship for the summer, but things might not be so friendly when Freddie's cousin tags along.

Ages: 3 & up
Releases Aug. 4

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Malibu Rescue: The Next Wave

Summer is back at the beach and so is Team Flounder in this new feature based on the Malibu Rescue series. This season the crew finds themselves hosting and competing in the International Beachmaster Competition.

Ages: 10 & up
Releases Aug. 4

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The Magic School Bus Rides Again Kids In Space

The Magic School Bus is ready to roll on a new adventure in this new special. This time the kids will discover what a giant tardigrade looks like when they blast off for outer space.

Ages: 4 & up
Releases Aug. 7

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The New Legends of Monkey: Season 2

The Monkey King and his brave friends continue on their quest to find the seven sacred scrolls and rid the world of evil in this fantasy series.

Ages: 8 & up
Releases Aug. 7

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Wizards: Tales of Arcadia

The final chapter of Guillermo del Toro’s Tales of Arcadia trilogy finds Merlin's young apprentice crossing paths with the Trollhunters.

Ages: 8 & up
Releases Aug. 7

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Word Party Songs

Your tots will be singing and dancing along with all their favorite Word Party songs in this music video compilation.

Ages: 3 & up
Releases Aug. 7

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Octonauts & the Caves of Sac Actun

Gear up and set sail with the Octonauts for a feature length undersea adventure. Captain Barnacles, Quazi and the whole crew must help a small octopus find his way back home.

Ages: 3 & up
Releases Aug. 14

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Glitch Techs: Season 2

Get ready for another action-packed season with the teen crew of video game monster hunters.

Ages: 7 & up
Releases Aug. 17

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Alien TV

This unique new series combines animation and live action in the story of aliens who have come to earth to study human life.

Ages: 5 & up
Releases Aug. 21

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The Sleepover

Clancy and her little brother Kevin have their world turned upside down when they discover that their seemingly normal mom was once a high-end thief who is now in the witness protection program. The two siblings must rescue their kidnapped parents, when Mom and Dad get pulled into a heist in this action-packed family adventure.

Ages: 9 & up
Releases Aug. 21

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Emily's Wonder Lab

This new live-action series hosted by Emily Calandrelli will have your kids clambering to learn more about STEM. Messy, hands-on fun is in store for the host and her guests as they try out all kinds of mind-blowing experiments and demonstrations.

Ages: 5 & up
Releases Aug. 25

More Family Shows New to Netflix in August!

In addition to the line-up of new Netflix Originals, you’ll also be able to stream these family-friendly movies and shows starting this month:

Aug. 1
The Addams Family (1991) Ages: 13 & up
The first live-action feature based on the creepy, kooky family next door is best saved for older kids.

Dennis the Menace (1993) Ages: 8 & up
Based on the classic cartoon strip, Dennis is full of hijinks in this live-action feature starring Walter Matheau as the grumpy Mr. Wilson.

Iron Man: Armored Adventures: Season 1 - 2 (2009) Ages: 8 & up
This action-packed animated series follows the adventures of Iron Man.

The NeverEnding Story (1984) Ages: 8 & up
Anyone that grew up watching Atryeu and Falcor journey across Fantasia knows just how magical this must-watch movie is.

The NeverEnding Story 2: The Next Chapter (1990) Ages: 8 & up
Make it a double feature with this sequel to the original.

Transformers Rescue Bots Academy: S2 (2019) Ages: 5 & up
The Rescue Bots are back and ready for more training in the second season of this hit animated series.

Aug. 14
The Legend of Korra: Book One - Book Four (2012) Ages: 8 & up
This critically acclaimed Nickelodeon fantasy series features a powerful, young heroine.

Kids' Titles Leaving Netflix in August

These titles are saying goodbye this month.

Aug. 7
Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer

Aug. 31
Rugrats Go Wild

—Shahrzad Warkentin

 

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