8 of the best kiddies shows on DStv this week

DStv has the best in adventure and entertainment on School of Laughter this week

There will be plenty of laughing and learning in your house this week… only on DStv

The Substitute

Looking for a new show to watch as a family? This is it. This hidden camera prank show will have kids of all ages in stitches. Celebs go undercover as substitute teachers to surprise unsuspecting students. Using a team of special effects artists, you’ll have a hard time recognising celebs like John Cena, Jojo Siwa and Ne-Yo in their new looks. As an added feel-good factor, they will also surprise each school they visit with $25 000.

Saturday 5 September on Nickelodeon (DStv 305) at 19:20

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Valley of the Lanterns

Ever wish you could go back in time? This moral tale shares the importance of not looking back and making the most of every day. An old woman discovers that magical lanterns can be used to reverse time. As she holds on to the past, her actions begin to have repercussions for her family and their future.

Saturday 5 September on M-Net (DStv 101) at 15:00

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Oceans of the Solar System

Be sure to set the PVR for this late-night documentary – it’s out-of-this-world edutainment the whole family will be talking about for days. Life-sustaining water was thought to be unique to Earth. But as astronomers discover large bodies of water throughout the solar system, it allows us to question the possibility of alien life.

Sunday 6 September on Da Vinci (DStv 318) at 22:00

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Just add Magic Season 3

Best friends Darbie, Kelly and Hannah are back to cook up some magical mischief. When someone steals their newly harvested Night Blooming spice, all signs point to the new manager at Mama P’s coffee shop. Trying to find this “Night Bandit” gets even tougher when the trio realise that someone knows about their magic. Luckily, they have extra help from Darbie’s friend, Piper.

Monday 7 September on Nickelodeon (DStv 305) at 16:40

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An oldie but a goodie, get ready to see a young Zendaya before her meteoric rise to stardom. Zoey (Zendaya) is a talented dancer who has to adjust to a new school, a new stepdad and three new stepbrothers. Tired of their crazy pranks and destruction, she jokingly tries to control them with a dog app. To her surprise, it works. But soon she will realise, that every action has consequences.

Friday 4 September on Disney Channel (DStv 303) at 17:00

Amphibia Season 1

After stealing a mysterious music box on her 13th birthday, Earthling Anne Boonchuy is transported to a wild, tropical island called Amphibia. Fortunately, she befriends a young frog named Sprig Plantar, a pink frog with a taste for adventure. This week, when she claims to have seen Moss Man, everyone thinks she has gone crazy.

Monday 7 September on Disney XD (DStv 304) at 17:00

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Go Jetters

Aimed at four to six year olds, this show follows the adventures of Xuli, Kyan, Lars and Foz as they travel the world with their teacher, Ubercorn. The songs and music include facts about different countries and environments. This week, Lars dives to the bottom of the Mariana Trench in the Pacific Ocean. At a staggering 11 000 meters deep, he gets some help from submarine designer, Ron Allum.

Sunday 6 September on CBeebies (DStv 306) at 14:50

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Unikitty Season 3

Princess Unikitty is back and you know there will be plenty of adventure as she protects Unikingdom from Master Frown from Frown Town. Luckily, she has lots of help from her younger brother, Prince Puppycorn, Hawkodile the bodyguard and scientist, Dr Fox.

Saturday 5 September on Cartoon Network (DStv 301) at 18:45

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