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Approved by OMB 3060-0928
January 2015
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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) Children's Television Programming Report

FRN:
0007580152
File Number:
0000012893
Submit Date:
07/11/2016
Call Sign:
KJWP
Facility ID:
1283
City:
WILMINGTON
State:
DE
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report Amendment
Status:
Received
Status Date:
07/11/2016
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Second Quarter of 2016

General Information

Section Question Response
Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application? Yes

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

PMCM TV, LLC

Doing Business As: PMCM TV, LLC

ROBERT E. MCALLAN

63 WEST PARISH ROAD

CONCORD, NH 03301

United States

+1 (732) 245-4705

Bob@RMcAllan.com

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Donald J. Evans , ESQ. .

ATTORNEY

FLETCHER, HEALD & HILDRETH, P.L.C.

1300 North 17th Street

11TH FLOOR

ARLINGTON, VA 22209

United States

+1 (703) 812-0400

evans@FHHLAW.COM

Legal Representative

TIMOTHY Z. SAWYER

CONSULTING ENGINEER

MULLANEY ENGINEERING, INC.

4937 G - Green Valley Road

MONROVIA, MD 21770

United States

+1 (301) 921-0115

MULLANEY@MULLENGR.COM

Technical Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network MeTV
Nielsen DMA Philadelphia
Web Home Page Address

Digital Core Programming

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Question Response
State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station on its main program stream 3.6
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 504.0
State the average number of hours per week of Core Programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671: 9.0
Does the Licensee provide information identifying each Core Program aired on its station, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides as required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes
Does the Licensee certify that at least 50% of the Core Programming counted toward meeting the additional programming guideline (applied to free video programming aired on other than the main Yes No program stream) did not consist of program episodes that had already aired within the previous seven days either on the station's main program stream or on another of the station's free digital program streams? Yes

Digital Core Programs(16)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 16) Response
Program Title Future Phenoms
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 12:30 p.m. - Grit
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. A show focusing on today's youth as they pursue their dreams of becoming the next sports superstars. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, and has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission rules.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 16) Response
Program Title Teen Kids' News
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 11:30 a.m. - Escape
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Teen Kids News is an Emmy Award winning 1/2 hour weekly TV show that presents news from the teen perspective and is informative, educational and fun!
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 16) Response
Program Title Future Phenoms
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:00 a.m. - Grit
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. A show focusing on today's youth as they pursue their dreams of becoming the next sports superstars. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, and has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission rules.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 16) Response
Program Title Saved by the Bell
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays at 10:00 a.m.and 10:30 a.m (4/3 - 5/29). and Sundays at 11:00 a.m., and at 11:30 a.m. (4/3-6/26)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 42
Total times aired 42
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. SAVED BY THE BELL features six enterprising, adventurous teenage students with inventive schemes and mischievous dreams. The series follows the teens throughout their fun-filled days at Bayside school and their antic-filled nights at their favorite hangout, The Max. Told from the kids' point of view, the series presents the conflicts and chuckles that teen romances inevitably deliver. Show themes deal with topical issues like peer pressure, self esteem, tolerance and acceptance. The multi-ethnic cast members serve as role models for young teen viewers as they deal with issues of particular concern to young teens.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 16) Response
Program Title Food for Thought
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:00 am and 10:30 am; Sundays 10:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m. 11:00 am, and 11:30 am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 78
Total times aired 78
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Hosted by twenty-three year old Claire Thomas, Food for Thought with Claire Thomas will approach food from a fresh and enlightening perspective. From exploring a wide variety of indigenous foods that are celebrated by cultures across the world to providing easy ways to grow healthy produce within one's own community, Claire will not only showcase her passion for food as a lifestyle but will fulfill her dream of sharing her enthusiasm and knowledge with young people.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 16) Response
Program Title On the Spot
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:30 a.m. - Grit
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. ON THE SPOT adopts a modified question and answer format familiar to broadcast network viewers, including the targeted age group. The questions fall under curriculum core areas of knowledge in social studies, science, the arts, civics, and mathematics. The format allows for a wide range of topics and allows topics to be blended, which is a serious asset. The integration of core curriculum areas is a traditional goal in education, and On the Spot's energetic blend is a great example of taking curriculum areas out of their separate boxes and making them a uniform illustration of why knowledge can be important. The series also succeeds in modeling individuals of all ages, ethnicities, and both genders as successful, knowledgeable individuals. Although there are right and wrong answers, there are right answers from people that every audience member can identify with. This is of too-often misunderstood importance for the targeted 13-16 year-old age group. Identifying with a successful representative of one's own group is extremely important, but it is also very important to learn respect for those outside your own group - and this series does that very well.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 16) Response
Program Title Missing
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 12:30 p.m. - Escape
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. "Missing" is a weekly half-hour reality series featuring actual cases of missing individuals, both adult and juvenile, from across the United States "Missing" serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content, including safety tips and real life stories using various resources to help find missing people. The show is also a public service to communities across the United States and is endorsed by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 16) Response
Program Title Missing
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:00 a.m. - Escape
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. "Missing" is a weekly half-hour reality series featuring actual cases of missing individuals, both adult and juvenile, from across the United States "Missing" serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content, including safety tips and real life stories using various resources to help find missing people. The show is also a public service to communities across the United States and is endorsed by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 16) Response
Program Title Travel Thru History
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 9:00 a.m. & 9:30 a.m.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. "Travel Thru History", with its travelogue format and compelling backstories, entices teens to learn more about American history. The show will feature cities and vaction destinations that have more than natural beauty and theme parks to offer. The series appeals to those with wanderlust and curiosty about the past and its implications for the future. The program is designed to spark interest and enthusiasm in teens and their families to learn about our country's rich and fascinating history.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 16) Response
Program Title Living Greener
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 11:00 a.m. - Grit
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Living Greener talks to inventors, visionaries, scientists, and activists to fine out where the planet is headed. Whether it's recycling cigarette butts into clothing, monitoring endangered species, or creating a rooftop farm in New York City, Living Greener gives us an insight into our future way of life.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 16) Response
Program Title Word Travels
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 11:00 a.m. - Escape
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. While traveling to exotic locations and writing about enlightening experiences may sound like an adventurous occupation, the life of a travel writer is not always as glamorous as it seems. Filmed in 36 countries across six continents, each half hour episode reveals the true story of professional travel journalism and the truth behind the byline and reinvents the way travel shows are currently presented.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 16) Response
Program Title Uncaged
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 11:30 a.m. - Grit
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. We go right into the natural habitats of polar bears, exotic monkeys, penguins, bald eagles, and grizzly bears as we tour the globe to witness wildlife as it's meant to be ... Uncaged.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 16) Response
Program Title Teen Kids' News
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:30 a.m. - Escape
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Teen Kids News is an Emmy Award winning 1/2 hour weekly TV show that is informative, educational and fun! It presents news from the unique perspective of teens.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 16) Response
Program Title Mystery Hunters
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 10:00 a.m.& 10:30 a.m
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Mystery Hunters is a weekly half-hour program designed and produced for viewers 13-16. Every week viewers are taken on a journey around the globe to investigate the mysteries that have baffled people throughout the ages. Mystery Hunters explores some of the world's greatest myths and mysteries. Combining on-site reporting and exciting adventures, the Mystery Hunters use science and reasoning to uncover the truth. The program teaches children how to gather facts, meet with experts, debunk common myths, and offer explanations for legends.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 16) Response
Program Title Word Travels
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 12:00 noon - Escape
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. While traveling to exotic locations and writing about enlightening experiences may sound like an adventurous occupation, the life of a travel writer is not always as glamorous as it seems. Filmed in 36 countries across six continents, each half hour episode reveals the true story of professional travel journalism and the truth behind the byline and reinvents the way travel shows are currently presented.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 16) Response
Program Title Ocean Mysteries
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 12:00 noon - Grit
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Ocean Mysteries offers a fresh approach to the quest for aquatic understanding by blending stories of fascinating sea creatures, comparisons to popular land animals, and analogies to human experience. The ocean is a mirror - reflecting all the wonders and mysteries of life - and the deeper we look, the more we see ourselves. Georgia Aquarium, together with Litton Entertainment and Jeff Corwin, is taking the cameras around the world in an effort to fathom the ancient connections between life in the sea - and life on the rest of the planet. The show features unique creatures, exotic locations and fascinating stories that quickly draw the whole family into the journeys that the team of experts take as they unlock the mysteries of the ocean.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (0)

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Sponsored Core Programming (0)

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Liaison Contact

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Question Response
Does the Licensee publicize the existence and location of the station's Children's Television Programming Reports (FCC 398) as required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3526(e)(11)(iii)? Yes
Name of children's programming liaison Lee Leddy
Address 2 Paragon Way - Suite 800
City Freehold
State NJ
Zip 07728
Telephone Number (732) 462-2015
Email Address leel@pmcmtv.com
Include any other comments or information you want the Commission to consider in evaluating your compliance with the Children's Television Act (or use this space for supplemental explanations). This may include information on any other noncore educational and informational programming that you aired this quarter or plan to air during the next quarter, or any existing or proposed non-broadcast efforts that will enhance the educational and informational value of such programming to children. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671, NOTES 2 and 3.

Other Matters (18)

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Other Matters (1 of 18) Response
Program Title Ocean Mysteris
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 1:30 p.m. Escape multicast
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Ocean Mysteries offers a fresh approach to the quest for aquatic understanding by blending stories of fascinating sea creatures, comparisons to popular land animals, and analogies to human experience. The ocean is a mirror - reflecting all the wonders and mysteries of life - and the deeper we look, the more we see ourselves. Georgia Aquarium, together with Litton Entertainment and Jeff Corwin, is taking the cameras around the world in an effort to fathom the ancient connections between life in the sea - and life on the rest of the planet. The show features unique creatures, exotic locations and fascinating stories that quickly draw the whole family into the journeys that the team of experts take as they unlock the mysteries of the ocean.
Other Matters (2 of 18) Response
Program Title Missing
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:00 a.m. Escape multicast channel
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. "Missing" is a weekly half-hour reality series featuring actual cases of missing individuals, both adult and juvenile, from across the United States "Missing" serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content, including safety tips and real life stories using various resources to help find missing people. The show is also a public service to communities across the United States and is endorsed by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.
Other Matters (3 of 18) Response
Program Title Future Phenoms
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:00 a.m. - Grit multicast channel
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. A show focusing on today's youth as they pursue their dreams of becoming the next sports superstars. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, and has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission rules.
Other Matters (4 of 18) Response
Program Title Word Travels
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 12:00 noon - Escape multicast channel
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. While traveling to exotic locations and writing about enlightening experiences may sound like an adventurous occupation, the life of a travel writer is not always as glamorous as it seems. Filmed in 36 countries across six continents, each half hour episode reveals the real story of professional travel journalism the truth behind the byline, and reinvents the way travel shows are currently presented. This program takes its teen viewers all over the world to explore and learn from different cultures.
Other Matters (5 of 18) Response
Program Title Missing
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 12:30 p.m. - Escape multicast channel
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. "Missing" is a weekly half-hour reality series featuring actual cases of missing individuals, both adult and juvenile, from across the United States "Missing" serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content, including safety tips and real life stories using various resources to help find missing people. The show is also a public service to communities across the United States and is endorsed by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.
Other Matters (6 of 18) Response
Program Title Uncaged
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 1:00 p.m. - Escape Multicast
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. We go right into the natural habitats of polar bears, exotic monkeys, penguins, bald eagles, and grizzly bears as we tour the globe to witness wildlife as it's meant to be - Uncaged.
Other Matters (7 of 18) Response
Program Title Uncaged
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 11:30 a.m. - Grit multicast channel
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. We go right into the natural habitats of polar bears, exotic monkeys, penguins, bald eagles, and grizzly bears as we tour the globe to witness wildlife as it's meant to be ... Uncaged.
Other Matters (8 of 18) Response
Program Title Saved by the Bell
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays at 11:00, & 11:30 a.m.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. SAVED BY THE BELL features six enterprising, adventurous teenage students with inventive schemes and mischievous dreams. The series follows the teens throughout their fun-filled days at Bayside school and their antic-filled nights at their favorite hangout, The Max. Told from the kids' point of view, the series presents the conflicts and chuckles that teen romances inevitably deliver. Show themes deal with topical issues like peer pressure, self esteem, tolerance and acceptance. The multi-ethnic cast members serve as role models for young teen viewers as they deal with issues of particular concern to young teens.
Other Matters (9 of 18) Response
Program Title Teen Kids News
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:30 a.m. - Escape multicast channel
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The mission of TEEN KIDS' NEWS is to produce a weekly news program that will provide information and news to kids in a manner that is compelling as well as highly entertaining. It is designed to appeal to the audience on its own level. The focus of the program is young people, always letting them tell their stories in their own words. The large, diverse news anchor team will be unique in television and have great appeal to kids who will identify and emulate them. This program will serve the audience in a way that will make a real difference in their lives. It will insert the clear voice of the kid into the adult-dominated media and provide a unique perspective to the news that is not currently available on network television. This is a unique way of doing business in the crowded world of television news. There is no current news programming that features actual kids reporting to other kids on television. There have been shows by adults working with kids but none that a young audience can literally identify with. TKN will fill that void and become the first program in history that will develop the next generation of news viewers. The 101 year old educational publisher will contribute editorial support and script editing to make stories more age appropriate. Weekly Reader Polls will be featured on the program as well as content from their magazines which reach 11 million children. News Scripts will posted on web site to allow teachers to use them to conduct mock newscasts in the classroom. A regular feature each week will come from Children's Pressline, the international news service that has produced stories for the last 25 years to bring the authentic voices of children and teens to opinion leaders, policymakers and the general public.
Other Matters (10 of 18) Response
Program Title Travel thru History
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 9:00 & 9:30 a.m.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. "Travel Thru History", with its travelogue format and compelling backstories, entices teens to learn more about American history. The show will feature cities and vaction destinations that have more than natural beauty and theme parks to offer. The series appeals to those with wanderlust and curiosty about the past and its implications for the future. The program is designed to spark interest and enthusiasm in teens and their families to learn about our country's rich and fascinating history.
Other Matters (11 of 18) Response
Program Title Teen Kids News
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 11:30 a.m. - Escape multicast channel
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The mission of TEEN KIDS' NEWS is to produce a weekly news program that will provide information and news to kids in a manner that is compelling as well as highly entertaining. It is designed to appeal to the audience on its own level. The focus of the program is young people, always letting them tell their stories in their own words. The large, diverse news anchor team will be unique in television and have great appeal to kids who will identify and emulate them. This program will serve the audience in a way that will make a real difference in their lives. It will insert the clear voice of the kid into the adult-dominated media and provide a unique perspective to the news that is not currently available on network television. This is a unique way of doing business in the crowded world of television news. There is no current news programming that features actual kids reporting to other kids on television. There have been shows by adults working with kids but none that a young audience can literally identify with. TKN will fill that void and become the first program in history that will develop the next generation of news viewers. The 101 year old educational publisher will contribute editorial support and script editing to make stories more age appropriate. Weekly Reader Polls will be featured on the program as well as content from their magazines which reach 11 million children. News Scripts will posted on web site to allow teachers to use them to conduct mock newscasts in the classroom. A regular feature each week will come from Children's Pressline, the international news service that has produced stories for the last 25 years to bring the authentic voices of children and teens to opinion leaders, policymakers and the general public.
Other Matters (12 of 18) Response
Program Title Future Phenoms
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 12:30 p.m. - Grit multicast channel
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. A show focusing on today's youth as they pursue their dreams of becoming the next sports superstars. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, and has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission rules.
Other Matters (13 of 18) Response
Program Title Food for Thought
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:00 am and 10:30 am; Sundays 10:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 11:00 am, and 11:30 am Justice mult
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 78
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Hosted by twenty-three year old Claire Thomas, Food for Thought with Claire Thomas will approach food from a fresh and enlightening perspective. From exploring a wide variety of indigenous foods that are celebrated by cultures across the world to providing easy ways to grow healthy produce within one's own community, Claire will not only showcase her passion for food as a lifestyle but will fulfill her dream of sharing her enthusiasm and knowledge with young people.
Other Matters (14 of 18) Response
Program Title Ocean Mysteries
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 12:00 noon - Grit multicast channel
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Ocean Mysteries offers a fresh approach to the quest for aquatic understanding by blending stories of fascinating sea creatures, comparisons to popular land animals, and analogies to human experience. The ocean is a mirror - reflecting all the wonders and mysteries of life - and the deeper we look, the more we see ourselves. Georgia Aquarium, together with Litton Entertainment and Jeff Corwin, is taking the cameras around the world in an effort to fathom the ancient connections between life in the sea - and life on the rest of the planet. The show features unique creatures, exotic locations and fascinating stories that quickly draw the whole family into the journeys that the team of experts take as they unlock the mysteries of the ocean.
Other Matters (15 of 18) Response
Program Title Word Travels
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 11:00 a.m. - Escape multicast channel
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. While traveling to exotic locations and writing about enlightening experiences may sound like an adventurous occupation, the life of a travel writer is not always as glamorous as it seems. Filmed in 36 countries across six continents, each half hour episode reveals the real story of professional travel journalism the truth behind the byline, and reinvents the way travel shows are currently presented. This program takes its teen viewers all over the world to explore and learn from different cultures.
Other Matters (16 of 18) Response
Program Title Mystery Hunters
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 10:00 & 10:30 a.m.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Mystery Hunters is a weekly half-hour program designed and produced for viewers 13-16. Every week viewers are taken on a journey around the globe to investigate the mysteries that have baffled people throughout the ages. Mystery Hunters is a weekly half-hour program designed and produced for viewers 13-16. Every week viewers are taken on a journey around the globe to investigate the mysteries that have baffled people throughout the ages. Mystery Hunters explores some of the world's greatest myths and mysteries. Combining on-site reporting and exciting adventures, the Mystery Hunters use science and reasoning to uncover the truth. The program teaches children how to gather facts, meet with experts, debunk common myths, and offer explanations for legends.
Other Matters (17 of 18) Response
Program Title Living Greener
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 11:00 a.m. - Grit multicast channel
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Living Greener talks to inventors, visionaries, scientists, and activists to find out where the planet is headed. Whether it's recycling cigarette butts into clothing, monitoring endangered species, or creating a rooftop farm in New York City, Living Greener gives us an insight into our future way of life.
Other Matters (18 of 18) Response
Program Title On the Spot
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:30 a.m. - Grit multicast channel
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. ON THE SPOT adopts a modified question and answer format familiar to broadcast network viewers, including the targeted age group. The questions fall under curriculum core areas of knowledge in social studies, science, the arts, civics, and mathematics. The format allows for a wide range of topics and allows topics to be blended, which is a serious asset. The integration of core curriculum areas is a traditional goal in education, and On the Spot's energetic blend is a great example of taking curriculum areas out of their separate boxes and making them a uniform illustration of why knowledge can be important. The series also succeeds in modeling individuals of all ages, ethnicities, and both genders as successful, knowledgeable individuals. Although there are right and wrong answers, there are right answers from people that every audience member can identify with. This is of too-often misunderstood importance for the targeted 13-16 year-old age group. Identifying with a successful representative of one's own group is extremely important, but it is also very important to learn respect for those outside your own group - and this series does that very well.

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Robert McAllan

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07/11/2016

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