What’s better than funny kids’ jokes? Funny kids’ jokes that parents can actually appreciate… or at least won’t drive them up the wall. Unless, of course, your kids are repeating them for the 900th time. That we can’t help you with.

You can get your kids howling with laughter any time by keeping a few clever wisecracks up your sleeve. After all, time flies when you’re having fun. Or, if you’re a frog, time is fun when you're having flies.

Animal jokes for kids

Q: What do you call a monkey when you take its bananas? A: Furious George.

Q: Why are elephants so wrinkled? A: Because they take too long to iron.

Q: What do you call an alligator in a vest? A: An investigator.

Q: What do you call a sleeping bull? A: A bulldozer.

Q: What side of a turkey has the most feathers? A: The outside.

Q: Where do sheep go on vacation? A: To the Baa-hamas.

Laughing granpa and grandson monkeybusinessimages / Getty Images


School jokes for kids

Q: Why did the math book look so sad? A: Because it had so many problems.

Q: How many books can you put into an empty backpack? A: One. After that, it's not empty.

Q: Why did the student eat his homework? A: Because the teacher told him it was a piece of cake!

Q: What is a witch’s favorite subject in school? A: Spelling!

Q: Why did the giraffe get bad grades? A: She had her head in the clouds.

Q: Why did the teacher put on sunglasses? A: Because her students were so bright.

Laughing at school FatCamera / Getty Images


Food jokes for kids

Q: Why did the bacon laugh? A: Because the egg cracked a yolk.

Q: Two pickles fell out of a jar onto the floor. What did one say to the other? A: Dill with it.

Q: What did the baby corn say to its mom? A: “Where is pop corn?”

Q: What kind of nut always seems to have a cold? A: Cashew!

Q: Why did the banana go to the doctor? A: Because it wasn't peeling well.

Q: What did the frog order at the restaurant? A: French flies and a diet croak.

Q: Where does the Easter Bunny like to eat breakfast? A: IHOP.

Q: What do cows like to put on their sandwiches? A: MOOstard.

Q: What candy do you eat on the playground? A: Recess pieces.

Q: Why did the teddy bear say no to dessert? A: Because she was stuffed.

Kids in the kitchen evgenyatamanenko / Getty Images


Summer jokes for kids

Q: Do fish go on vacation? A: No, because they’re always in school.

Q: What is brown, hairy, and wears sunglasses? A: A coconut on vacation.

Q: Where do pencils go on vacation? A: Pencil-vania.

Q: What does bread do on vacation? A: Loaf around.

Q: What do ghosts like to eat in the summer? A: I Scream.

Q: What do frogs like to eat in the summer? A: Hopsicles.

Q: What’s black and white and red all over? A: A zebra with a sunburn.

Q: What do you call a snowman in July? A: A puddle.

Summer kids gpointstudio / Getty Images


Knock-knock jokes for kids


Who’s there?

A little old lady.

A little old lady who?

I didn’t know you could yodel!


Knock, knock.

Who’s there?

Cows go.

Cows go who?

No, cows go MOO! Knock, knock.

Who’s there?

Owl’s say.

Owl’s say who?

Yes, they do!

Laughing skateboard boy max-kegfire / Getty Images


Ocean and beach jokes for kids

Q: How do all the oceans say hello to each other? A: They wave.

Q: Why don’t oysters share their pearls? A: Because they’re shell-fish.

Q: Why do sharks only swim in salt water? A: Because pepper water always makes them sneeze.

Q: Why do seagulls fly over the sea? A: Because if they flew over the bay, they would be bagels.

Q: How do you make an octopus laugh? A: With ten-tickles.

Kids on the beach Imgorthand / Getty Images


Insect, bug and creepy crawlies jokes for kids

Q: What has four wheels and flies? A: A garbage truck.

Q: Why do bees have sticky hair? A: Because they use honeycombs.

Q: Why are A’s like flowers? A: Because bees come after them!

Q: What do you call a fly without wings? A: A walk.

Q: What do you call a snail on a ship? A: A snailor.

Q: Why wouldn’t they let the butterfly into the dance? A: Because it was a mothball.

Bug jokes ulkas / Getty Images


Brain teasers and riddles for kids

Q: What gets wetter the more it dries? A: A towel.

Q: What has a face and two hands, but no arms or legs? A: A clock.

Q: What starts with a P and ends with an E and has a million letters in it? A: Post Office!

Q: What can you catch but not throw? A: A cold!

Little boy laughing m-imagephotography / Getty Images


Winter jokes for kids

Q: What do you get when you cross a snowman with a vampire? A: Frostbite.

Q: Why can’t you give Elsa a balloon? A: Because she will let it go.

Q: What falls in winter but never gets hurt? A: The snow.

Q: Why do birds fly south in the winter? A: Because it’s too far to walk.

Q: What did one snowman say to the other? A: Can you smell carrots?

Q: What do you call an old snowman? A: Water.

Playing in snow Guasor / Getty Images


Anti-jokes for kids

Q: Can a kangaroo jump higher than the Empire State Building? A: Of course. The Empire State Building can’t jump.

Q: What did the muffin say to the muffin tin? A: Nothing, muffins can't talk.

Q: What did Batman say to Robin before they got in the car? A: “Robin, get in the car.”

Q: What's green, red, orange, purple, blue, and yellow? A: Colors.

Humpty Dumpty had a great fall... And a pretty good spring and summer too.

Kids laughing Rawpixel / Getty Images


Popular Now on Facty


This site offers information designed for educational purposes only. The information on this Website is not intended to be comprehensive, nor does it constitute advice or our recommendation in any way. We attempt to ensure that the content is current and accurate but we do not guarantee its currency and accuracy. You should carry out your own research and/or seek your own advice before acting or relying on any of the information on this Website.