Do you want to offer your Kids a safe streaming environment? Then, YouTube Kids is the platform you need to choose. It includes content that is filtered only for kids. Moreover, you can also monitor your kids’ activities with the parental control feature. So, guys what are you waiting for? Get the YouTube Kids on your Roku immediately.
Can you Get YouTube Kids on Roku
There is no way to sideload or add the YouTube Kids app to your Roku TV. However, there is an alternative method to get the YouTube Kids app for Roku which is by screen mirroring the app from Android or iOS devices.
How to Watch YouTube Kids on Roku
You can screen mirror YouTube Kids to Roku using three devices. They are:
- Using Android Devices
- Using iOS Devices
- From PC
Screen Mirror YouTube Kids to Roku from Android Devices
Start by enabling the screen mirroring mode on Roku and follow the steps below:
(1). Make sure that your Android device and Roku are connected to the same Wi-Fi network.
(2). On your Android device, install the YouTube Kids app from the Play Store.
(3). Launch the YouTube Kids app and log in to your account. Next, drag down the Notification Panel tab.
(4). Select Screen mirroring or Cast icon.
(5). Choose your Roku device from the list of available devices and select OK.
(6). Now, the screen of your Android device will be mirrored to Roku.
(7). Go back to the YouTube Kids app and play any of your favorite content.
(8). Enjoy streaming your favorite content from YouTube Kids on your TV.
Screen Mirror YouTube Kids to Roku from PC
Connect your PC and Roku device to the same Wi-Fi network and follow the steps below:
(1) Turn on your PC and open a browser on it.
(2) Then, visit the official website of YouTube Kids.
(3) Sign in using your Google Account.
(4) Now, press Windows + k on the keyboard, and you will see a new window called Connect appearing on the screen.
(5) Choose your Roku device from the list of available devices.
(6) Your PC’s screen will be mirrored to your Roku.
(7) Go back to the YouTube Kids web page and enjoy watching your favorites on your TV.
Screen Mirror YouTube Kids to Roku from iOS Devices
By enabling the AirPlay feature on Roku, you can screen mirror your iOS devices to Roku.
(1). Connect your iOS device to the same Wi-Fi that Roku is connected to.
(2). Download YouTube Kids from App Store.
(3). Swipe down the Control Center and click Screen Mirroring.
(4). Select your Roku device from the available devices list.
(5). Now, you can see a Passcode on your TV. Note the passcode and enter the passcode on your iOS device, and tap on OK.
(6). Launch the YouTube Kids app and watch the content on your TV.
YouTube Kids has lots of edutainment content and positively impacts Kid’s TV Time. It could be the best way to spend time with the kid by watching videos on TV. By using parental control features, you can limit the type of content that your kids have access to. You can also report videos if you find that the videos are inappropriate for kids of a certain age to watch.
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, YouTube Kids is the safest platform available for your kids.
Yes, you can get YouTube Kids in Canada.
You can go to Settings and turn on the Parental Controls for YouTube Kids.