Netflix recently announced they have acquired StoryBots - a children’s media brand. They’re hoping to use this to expand on educational programming for toddlers.
Primarily shown on US Netflix accounts it may not be an animation you’ve came across, however it’s well worth a look. The animations have a unique style of their own. Multiple storytelling formats are used such as traditional 2D animation, 3D animation, stopmotion and live-action. This change up helps grab the attention of young children and keeps their focus.
Have a look at this behind the scenes video showing their range of styles: