When it comes to kid-friendly dinners, chicken is a staple ingredient. Whether it's chicken nuggets or buffalo chicken pizza, children love a good poultry dish! However, cooking chicken properly can be time-consuming, causing you to spend more time in the kitchen and less with your kids — unless, of course, you've got a slow cooker. Crockpots  are loved by moms all over the world for churning out incredible dishes with minimal prep time . For these yummy chicken dishes, you simply prepare the ingredients and leave the slow cooker alone, allowing you to get more out of your day. Your kids will love the great taste of their favorite meals and the extra time with mom.
Source: Flickr user diekatrin 
This slow cooker salsa chicken  recipe can be adjusted to meet your kids' spice tolerance, so don't let the name scare you!
Simply substitute ground chicken for the beef in this crockpot sloppy joes  recipe for a healthy alternative that your kids will love.
Whole "Roast" Chicken
Kids love choosing a leg, breast, or thigh from a whole chicken, and now it's an attainable meal! Try roasting a whole chicken  in the slow cooker for a delicious dinner.
Chicken Caesar Sandwiches
Your kids might not be salad lovers, but they'll certainly appreciate this slow-cooked chicken caesar dish .
Soup is a yummy way for your kids to enjoy their veggies, and minestrone is a classic! Try this chicken version  for a surefire hit.
Chicken and Pasta Soup
Whether you're feeling sniffly or completely well, chicken noodle soup is a delicious treat. This slow cooker recipe for the classic soup  will be an instant favorite with your kids.
This slow-cooked orange chicken  is a combination of sweet and savory that your kids will ask for over and over.
Chicken Enchilada Soup
If your children love Mexican food, this crockpot enchilada soup  is the perfect dinner to serve.
Honey Sesame Chicken
Your slow cooker will make this honey sesame chicken  tender and delicious to the very last bite. Don't be surprised when the kiddos come asking for seconds!
Chicken Parmigiana Sandwiches
This Italian crockpot recipe yields more then six chicken parmesan sandwiches , which is perfect for a large family or kids who love leftovers.
Simple Italian Chicken
Sometimes, the simple things are the absolute best. This slow-cooked Italian chicken recipe  only calls for eight everyday ingredients, but the results will wow both you and your family.
Braised Chicken With Tomatoes
Serve some fresh Summer tomatoes on your table with this easy tomato chicken recipe .
Photo: Susannah Chen
Cream Cheese Chicken
With this recipe, you'll get plenty of cream cheese chicken  for your buck! While it yields enough to serve eight adults, feel free to halve the portions for fewer servings.
Curried Chicken Salad
This flavorful dish won't overwhelm your kids' taste buds, but it will definitely please them. Curried chicken salad  is good on a sandwich, served atop crackers, or by itself.
This simple dish will remind you of Chinese take-out, but with a healthy twist. Your kids will love their servings of sweet teriyaki chicken !
White-Bean Chicken Chili
The best part about chili is that it gets tastier the longer it sits. Thanks to its long cook time, this overnight white-bean chicken concoction  is bursting with delicious flavors that are sure to make this dish a staple on your family dinner table!