Top 20 Sims 4 Kids Mods

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Being a child in The Sims 4 can often feel limiting. There aren’t many interactions or options for children to live their best lives. Keep reading to learn more about 20 of the best Sims 4 kid mods to take your childhood years to the next level!


20. Weekend Away

Sometimes family life can get a bit overwhelming. A weekend away can solve everyone’s problems!

  • The Spend Weekend With mod allows your child sims to have a fun weekend away from home. 
  • This mod allows you to someone a family member or friend to pick your child up and spend the weekend with them away from home. 
  • This will allow your child sim to be part of that sim’s household for a while and you can recharge before jumping into parent mode again. 
  • This mod is great for both the parents and the children. Sometimes a break is all we need. 

Download this mod here:


19. Foster Family

An instant family can be an amazing thing. 

  • The Foster Family mod allows you to foster a child for a while. 
  • This mod allows you to take care of babies, toddlers, children, and teens for a certain period to test out if you are ready for the real commitment. 
  • The great thing about this mod is that it is extremely realistic.
  • This mod is one of the main features missing in the base game components, thus making it the perfect mod to add to your gameplay. 

Get this mod here:


18. Traits and Aspirations

All children are different. The traits and aspirations in the base game of The Sims 4 are a pretty tedious system. Let’s shake that up.

  • The Randon Traits and Aspirations mod assigns random traits and aspirations to children. 
  • This mod will make the automatic dialogue box disappear when a toddler ages up to be a child, taking the burden off of you from choosing the child’s life path. 
  • Instead, random traits and aspirations will be assigned to the child, making them unique in every way. 
  • This mod adds a wonderful layer of realism to your gameplay. 

Download this mod here:


17. Private School

The public schooling system in the Sims 4 is quite unrealistic and frankly, boring!

  • The Simston Private School mod introduces an entirely new schooling system to your gameplay!
  • This mod allows you to set up an interview with the headmaster of the private school where you need to convince them that your child is fit for the prestigious lifestyle. 
  • The children attend school in a formal uniform.
  • The basic homework and school performance actions remain the same, but the private school lifestyle is remarkable!
  • This mod is wonderful if you want to create a realistic environment for children. 

Get this mod here:


16. Adult Skills

The skills available to children are not as challenging as we would want them to be. 

  • The Adult Skills For Children mod allows your child sims to acquire adult skills. 
  • This mod includes skills such as fishing (which most players find essential) and playing all instruments. 
  • Video gaming and programming are also included in this mod. 
  • The great thing about this mod is that it even includes social skills, such as comedy and mischief.
  • More skills included in this mod are gardening and writing. 
  • One of the biggest perks of this mod is that new skills included in expansion packs will also be added to the list of skills that can now be acquired by children. 

Download this mod here:


15. Slumber Party

Sleepovers and slumber parties are a big part of a child’s memories. 

  • The Sleepover mod introduces sleepovers to your gameplay!
  • With this mod, children can plan an event so that they can spend more time with their friends and even meet new ones. 
  • The fun thing about this mod is that even toddlers can have sleepovers. 
  • You can organize this event at your own house or a friend’s. 
  • One thing I love about this mod is that the children do not need adults to watch over them. 

Download this mod here:


14. After-School Activities

To make your childhood experience more realistic, you’re gonna need some after-school activities. 

  • The After-School Activities mod introduces some fun new activities for children to enjoy after a long day behind the desk. 
  • This mod allows your children and teenagers to build skills and relationships with their friends. 
  • It includes fun things such as basketball club, drama club, scouts, and 36 other activities!
  • The activities start at 4 pm and will be available during the week. 

Get this mod here:


13. Education System

The schooling system in The Sims 4 could use some refining. This is an important part of any family’s life. Luckily for you, there’s a mod that will make the educational phase of your children’s life much more bearable!

  • The Education System Bundle mod consists of a couple of mods that will take your schooling experience to the next level!
  • This mod offers preschool for toddlers where they will learn new skills and improve existing ones. 
  • With this mod, more interactions are available at school for both your children and your teens. 
  • The great thing about this mod is that once it is installed, your sims will automatically build skills while doing their homework. 

Who said school should be boring? Download this mod here:


12. Chores

Chores are an essential part of childhood. Why not bring this realistic feature to life in your gameplay?

  • The Chores mod allows your sims to set up a schedule, assigning chores to household members. 
  • With this mod, “Cleaning Duty” will be assigned to sims however you like. 
  • The sim on “Cleaning Duty” will then proceed to finish all tasks that would be categorized as cleaning, such as washing dishes or mopping floors. 
  • This mod is a great way for maintaining structure in a household and it is a must-have for children in the house. 

Let’s put those little ones to work. Download this mod here:


11. Memorable Events

When you are growing up, there are some events that you will want to remember forever. 

  • The Memorable Events mod adds 40 events to your gameplay.
  • One of the events is a beach party. It is a fun event where your sims could kick back and enjoy sand and sun for a full day. 
  • One of my favorite events included in this mod is camping. This feature allows your sims to enjoy the outdoors for up to 2 whole days. 
  • A fun event that can be enjoyed by the whole family is “The Easter Egg Hunt”. Sims of all ages can take part in this event and enjoy fun prizes. 

If you want to create beautiful memories with your sim family, download this mod here:


10. Fun at School

As mentioned in a previous mod in this article, the schooling system in The Sims 4 is not the best. Luckily I have another mod for you that will take your schooling experience to the next level. 

  • The Go To School mod allows Sims to attend school and interact with classmates and teachers. Interactions are made available to children and teens so that they can have more fun at school. 
  • This mod also introduces brand new activities for your sims to take part in. Sims can participate in activities such as class presentations, school dances, and sports games. 
  • This mod is a fun and immersive way to experience the school system in the game.

Make school a memorable event for your children and teenagers and download this mod here:


9. Faster Homework

The time that it takes for children to complete their homework is something that bothers most players. For children, that is precious time that could be used to bond with their friends and family and have fun together. 

  • The Faster Homework mod reduces the time it takes for Sims to complete their homework.
  • The great thing about this mod is that it allows Sims to spend more time with their family and friends.
  • I would suggest incorporating this mod because it makes it easier for players to manage their Sims' schedules and activities.

Give your children more freedom with this mod and download it here:


8. Socially awkward

Not all children are the same. Some sims go through awkward transitional phases that might not make them the best at socializing. I think we need a specific trait for that. 

  • The Socially Awkward Trait mod makes Sims more socially awkward, which can lead to humorous and awkward situations. 
  • This mod introduces us to a whole new world of social interactions gone wrong. It is perfect for children navigating their way through newfound friendships. 
  • This mod also offers players more opportunities to create unique and interesting Sims.

Children are awkward, so let them be with this mod. Download it here:


7. Take a Walk

An extremely fun activity that is not included in the base game of The Sims 4 is kids walking pets. You already know that I have a mod for every one of your problems. 

  • The Kids Can Go For a Walk With Dogs mod allows children to walk their pets. 
  • I love this mod because of its capability of promoting responsibility and encouraging companionship between children and their four-legged friends. 
  • This mod also allows your children to have fun and experience a core memory that all kids should have. 

Give your children the gift of building stronger relationships with their furry friends. Download this mod here:


6. Fewer Nightmares

Children often have nightmares that keep them out of sleep and prevent them from doing their daily activities the following day. 

  • The Less Nightmares mod decreases the chance of nightmares by 50%. 
  • This mod is great if you do not want your entire household to be disrupted by sad children. 
  • The great thing about this mod is that it enables all the sims in your household to have a proper night’s rest so that they can focus on their goals for the next day. 
  • I would suggest this mod if you have a child or two in the household. 

No more nightmares! Download this mod here:


5. Classmates

The next mod is small and simple, but it will make a big difference in a child’s life. 

  • The Choose School Classmates mod allows your sim to choose who will be part of their class during their school years. 
  • This mod also allows you to make changes to who will be A Mean Sim, A Chess Club Member, A Cheer Club Member, A Football Club Member, and a Computer Club Member. 
  • This mod will also prevent the changing of classmates. The sims who are chosen to be part of your class will remain in that class until you make other changes. 
  • This mod is a lot of fun if you want your child to make friends with their classmates!

Classmates can make school the best experience, so choose them wisely with this mod:


4. School Decor

A fun school environment will awaken the positive school spirit in every child’s heart. 

  • The School Set mod is a fun mod that includes a few school items that can be added to your gameplay. 
  • Although this mod does not make any changes to the gameplay functions itself, it has some amazing decor that will enhance the school spirit. 
  • This mod includes a school board, chemical table, textbook (2 variants), copybook, open copybook, a stack of copybooks, class journal, decor (2 variants), sponge for the board, chalk, chemical tubes, and chemical retorts. 
  • All of these objects make a massive difference to the look and feel of the game!

Your school years should look like school years, so download this mod here:


3. Wants

The Sims 4 introduces us to a new wants and fears system and although this is a ton of fun, it can become quite tiring for a child to wake up every morning with the same unfulfilled wants… 

  • The Re-Roll wants mod is the best tool for a sim in their childhood years!
  • This mod rerolls your sim’s wants every morning. This means that your sim won’t have the same wants every day and they will be rid of the nagging responsibility of fulfilling them. 
  • If you want your sim to wake up every morning with new hopes and dreams, then this mod is perfect for you!

Wants and fears play a big role in a child’s life, so download this mod here to make life a little easier:


2. Uniforms

Although uniforms in real-life might be a nightmare to most students, I think that The Sims 4 players will eat it up!

  • The Fashion Authority mod allows you to assign uniforms to students who are attending school. 
  • With this mod, you can create custom uniforms for students to wear and whenever they step onto the school lot, they will change into uniforms. 
  • I think that this mod is amazing because it takes the feeling of school spirit to the next level and allows you to create an environment where everything appears to be under control! 
  • This mod even allows you to create custom uniforms for teachers and custodians. 

Are you a student if you aren’t wearing a uniform? Install this mod here:


1. Homeschooling

Not all children are cut out for the tough life of public school. 

  • The Education System Bundle mod is an entire overhaul of The Sims 4 schooling system. 
  • This mod gives you the option to be homeschooled. 
  • The great thing about this mod is that it gives children the opportunity to design their own schedules and learn some responsibility. 
  • You will be able to attend school online with or without classmates. It’s all up to you!
  • You get to study different subjects and choose your path. 

Don’t miss out. Download this mod here:

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I am a passionate Language Practice student with a passion for writing and editing. I started gaming when I was about 10 years old. I have experience in various genres of games.
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