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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) Children's Television Programming Report

FRN:
0014359285
File Number:
CPR-118983
Submit Date:
04/07/2011
Call Sign:
WRDQ
Facility ID:
55454
City:
ORLANDO
State:
FL
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
04/07/2011
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : First Quarter of 2011

General Information

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Applicant Information

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Independent
Affiliated network
Nielsen DMA Orlando-Daytona-Melbourne
Web Home Page Address www.wrdq.com

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 5.0
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 168.0
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: 5.0
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(22)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 22) Response
Program Title The Real Winning Edge (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesday, 9:30am-10am, 3/29/11
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 1
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. The Real Winning Edge series is developed to be an educational/informational (E/I) program for the 13-16 year age group. It is designed to help youth make winning choices in their lives in order to grow to be productive citizens. This series is based on role models who are making pro-social life choices. Emphasis on being honest, loyal, hard working toward productive goals, and treating others as they would like to be treated, are values emphasized by the positive role models in The Real Winning Edge.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 22) Response
Program Title Real Life 101
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 12pm-12:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. "Real Life 101" presents real people pursuing real jobs and careers in an educational and informational format designed to help its viewers make important decisions about preparing for the future. The careers and people featured are carefully selected in order to present vivid impressions that can be used by the series' young audience.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 22) Response
Program Title Pets.TV
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 1pm-1:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. This program provides educational and informational segments exposing the target audience of young viewers to everything about pets. Pets from everyday to unique are showcased with information that shares how they evolved to become pets and their geographic origin. Progressionals share personal experiences of excitement and love of working with pets and impart motivational and inspirational messages for viewers to pursue more information and education about everything concerning pets.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 22) Response
Program Title BETA Records (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesdays, 9:30am-10am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. BETA RECORDS TV is an educational and informational music centric series. It follows a magazine format with segments ranging from major and indie artist interviews, tutorials and how-to's, producer and music executive tips, Internet heroes, The Vault (legendary artists), and music as it pertains to fashion and pop culture.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 22) Response
Program Title Eco Company
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 12:30pm-1pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. Eco Company explores all aspects of being "green" and understanding how our actions impact the world. The E-Co team find out about global warming by asking questions to discover the truths and myths of the global warming issue. They learn about alternative energies by visiting wind farms and solar installations and discovering new energy technologies currently under development. They learn more about recycling, conservation and organics. The E-Team profiles teens and school organizations who have taken it upon themselves to make a difference, young entrepreneurs who are taking their passion for green to develop ideas, and new products for a sustainable future. Most importantly, each story and each feature is reported by teens and told from their perspective. Additionally each week the show will provide practical tips that teens, and people of all ages can use in their daily lives.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 22) Response
Program Title The Outdoorsman (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday, 9am-9:30am, 1/3/11
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 1
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. The series format includes an FCC FRIENDLY (EI) educational blend of world class adventures in domestic and international locations. Environmental and conservation issues, teaching kids & people of all ages about wildlife, hunting, fishing, ethics and respect for nature and a celebration of the sporting lifestyle are important aspects of the format. Rated for children 13-16. The series is hosted by Outdoorsman International founder BUCK McNEELY. An international adventurer, dedicated conservationist and game management proponent, Buck promotes the enjoyment of the great outdoors for kids of all ages. THE OUTDOORSMAN has been shot on location world wide in places like: New Zealand, Argentina, Namibia, Siberia, Brazil, Botswana, Mexico, South Africa, Alaska, Iceland, Costa Rica, Canada, New Foundland, Zimbabwe & the USA. Celebrity guests from the world of sports, literature, politics and entertainment have appeared on the program. GOALS: Long term goals of the series include propagation of a Mass Media Communications Network in support of the sporting industry. To establish this series as a major force in the entertainment and education of young people and their families. To give people of all ages motivation and inspiration to enjoy the great outdoors and follow their dreams of travel, adventure and exploration. To also teach people the key role sportsmen & women play in this countries overall game management & habitat programs.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 22) Response
Program Title Angel's Friends (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursdays, 9am-9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. ANGEL'S FRIENDS is an animated program that includes social themes and coping strategies through the school life of teen-aged angels learning to be Guardian Angels and their nemesis, The Devils that are practicing to become guardian devils. The characters take kids on an inspirational journey that stirs their spirit and provides moral tools for everyday life decisions. The multi-ethnic angels serve as role models for young teen viewers as they deal with such issues as the right to say "no," the meaning of heroism, bullying and other issues of particular concern to young teens. The show also gives examples in establishing trust and courtesy, responsible and selfless behavior, and emphasizes the importance of friendship, taking responsibility for your actions, and fair play.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 22) Response
Program Title Mad About...
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 3:30pm-4pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. Mad About... is a weekly, half-hour sketch-comedy/variety show aimed at educating and entertaining kids. A true E/I series, episodes use a creative mixture of humor, improv, animation, and viewer-generated video. Mad About... conveys important messages about Life Skills such as personal finance, health & nutrition, fitness, conservation and decision-making in a fun and entertaining way. Each TV episode relies on a small company of skilled comedic actors to explore significant topics within a subject area. It incorporates comic monologues, sketch and improv comedy, eye-catching animation, music videos, humorous "man on the street" interviews, and viewer-created questions about life's issues.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 22) Response
Program Title Wild America (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays, 9:30am-10am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. WILD AMERICA is targeted to children ages 13-16. The key educational objective of the program is to familiarize children with the animals of the North American content, their interaction with other animals and their environment. Throughout the series emphasis will be placed upon protecting endangered species and the impact that humans have while interacting in their environment. Each episode of the series will be specific to a particular animal. Topics will range from basic food gather, mating, natural enemies, relationships to other animals, and the interaction of the specific ecology on the survival of the species. We expect that children viewing the program will achieve a greater understanding of nature and specific animal species because of the up-close and detailed photography of the series. Through this understanding, it is hoped children will better relate to the natural environment as it exist in North American and learn to protect its natural species.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 22) Response
Program Title Animal Exploration
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 2pm-2:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. ANIMAL EXPLORATION with Jarod Miller is a half-hour live action television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children. Each episode, cameras follow host Jarod Miller to the nearest and farthest corners of the world as he explores the land, air and sea with intrepid curiosity, introducing children to places and people and things they may have never seen before. Each episode is designed to reveal to children the world around them in a way that identifies positive role models and pro-social values within an environmentally responsible universe.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 22) Response
Program Title The Young Icons
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 3pm-3:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. The Young Icons is a television program that provides educational and informational segments exposing the target audience of young viewers to accomplished teenagers that have set goals and are giving back to their communities as mentors, scholars, entrepreneurs and philanthropists. Each guest shares their personal stories of what motiviated them to take on their passions and/or focus in their chosed field of endeavor. The program provides a motivational and inspirational message that empowers audiences of all ages that hard work, dedication and looking beyond ourselves will pay off for everyone. Each segment of The Yound Icons delivers an educational and informational message that supports current social, intellectual and emotional aspects of children ages 13 and up. Attributes and advice emphasized by guests instill a grounded balance of priorities, commitment and perseverance children can apply to their lives.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 22) Response
Program Title Mustard Pancakes 2 (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesdays, 9:30am-10am, 1/4/11-3/22/11
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Mustard Pancakes is designed to contribute to preschool children's social and emotional development, with a secondary focus on literacy and storytelling. Specifically, the series is built upon a substantive educational curriculum that addresss three primary goals: 1. To support and nurture a sense of self-esteem and self-efficacy among three-to-six year old children, by encouraging them to demonstrate respect for themselves and others. 2. To foster the development of children's social and emotional skills by modeling age-appropriate straegies and behaviors. 3. To stimulate children's interest in literacy and storytelling, and to encourage them to express themselves creatively by sharing stories of their own. Growing from this foundation, every episode of the series conveys important socioemotional content regarding topics such as cooperation, diversity, respect for others, or coping with failure.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 22) Response
Program Title In the Zone (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesdays, 9am-9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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 Magic Johnson with appearances by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Carmelo Anthony, Kenny "The Jet" Smith, and many other star athletes, IN THE ZONE teaches teens the importance of conditioning and education in order to master the intricacies of sports ranging from basketball, baseball, football, soccer, and hockey.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 22) Response
Program Title Whaddayado?
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 1:30pm-2pm, 1/1/11-3/5/11
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. Each episode of WHADDAYADO is an educational life-lesson, based in reality, intended to prepare young people for potential situations that could easily crop up at any time, anywhere. Using a combination of actual dramatic footage, re-enactments, and demonstrations, the program provides a compelling look at perilous situations that have occurred in real life. Then, using interviews with the participants, and instructions from experts, we learn what the proper reaction should be when faced with similar, life-threatening circumstances. Also, in an effort to help young people make correct decisions, some episodes feature a Moral Dilemma segment.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 22) Response
Program Title Aqua Kids (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesdays, 9am-9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. Aqua Kids Adventures has compelling content that works across cultures and aims to grow awareness and particiaption in all water activities for kids across America. Aqua Kids Adventures travels the planet visiting a variety of water environments from water management facilities to fresh water and brackish streams to the oceans of the world with the intent of motivating other kids to become active citizens on the issue of pollution of water environments.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 22) Response
Program Title Whaddayado?
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 4pm-4:30pm, 3/13/11-3/27/11
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. Each episode of WHADDAYADO is an educational life-lesson, based in reality, intended to prepare young people for potential situations that could easily crop up at any time, anywhere. Using a combination of actual dramatic footage, re-enactments, and demonstrations, the program provides a compelling look at perilous situations that have occurred in real life. Then, using interviews with the participants, and instructions from experts, we learn what the proper reaction should be when faced with similar, life-threatening circumstances. Also, in an effort to help young people make correct decisions, some episodes feature a Moral Dilemma segment.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 22) Response
Program Title Missing
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 2:30pm-3pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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 identifies young persons who are missing and alerts the public to this fact. It also, without overstating any dangers, educates children of all ages, as well as their parents, as to what possible dangers exist to their safety and illustrates specific ways of dealing with those dangers via the show's safety tips. As such, it will give children a sense that they have the power and the means to protect themselves when away from watchful eyes.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 22) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 1:30pm-2pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. Each episode follows Jack as he spends time with different animal species across various continents. Jack talks with people who are knowledgeable about each animal, teaching as he goes. The program reveals to children of all ages the world around them in a way that presents positive role models and pro-social values within an environmentally responsible universe.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (19 of 22) Response
Program Title Mustard Pancakes (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays, 9am-9:30am, 1/10/11-3/28/11
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Mustard Pancakes is designed to contribute to preschool children's social and emotional development, with a secondary focus on literacy and storytelling. Specifically, the series is built upon a substantive educational curriculum that addresss three primary goals: 1. To support and nurture a sense of self-esteem and self-efficacy among three-to-six year old children, by encouraging them to demonstrate respect for themselves and others. 2. To foster the development of children's social and emotional skills by modeling age-appropriate straegies and behaviors. 3. To stimulate children's interest in literacy and storytelling, and to encourage them to express themselves creatively by sharing stories of their own. Growing from this foundation, every episode of the series conveys important socioemotional content regarding topics such as cooperation, diversity, respect for others, or coping with failure.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (20 of 22) Response
Program Title Mustard Pancakes 3 (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursdays, 9:30am-10am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Mustard Pancakes is designed to contribute to preschool children's social and emotional development, with a secondary focus on literacy and storytelling. Specifically, the series is built upon a substantive educational curriculum that addresss three primary goals: 1. To support and nurture a sense of self-esteem and self-efficacy among three-to-six year old children, by encouraging them to demonstrate respect for themselves and others. 2. To foster the development of children's social and emotional skills by modeling age-appropriate straegies and behaviors. 3. To stimulate children's interest in literacy and storytelling, and to encourage them to express themselves creatively by sharing stories of their own. Growing from this foundation, every episode of the series conveys important socioemotional content regarding topics such as cooperation, diversity, respect for others, or coping with failure.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (21 of 22) Response
Program Title Traveling Trio (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Fridays, 9am-9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Traveling Trio is an adventure-filled educational series hosted by three siblings; ten-year old Olivia and her eight-year old twin brothers, Ingram and Everett. The children present the geography, history, language and culture of exciting destinations as they visit both famous landmarks and off-the-beaten-path attractions.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (22 of 22) Response
Program Title Ariel, Joe and Eli, Too (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Fridays, 9:30am-10am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. Ariel & Zoey & Eli, Too introduces children to people who have accomplished great things and have a positive message. They have toured across the country performing concerts for the children of our heroic troops and the National Anthem at numerous events including before a New York Mets game at Citi Field, the Palace of Auburn Hills prior to a sold-out Detroit Pistons basketball game and before 54,000 fans at Shea Stadium.
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 John Keyes
Address 490 East South Street
City Orlando
State FL
Zip 32801
Telephone Number 407-822-5915
Email Address john.keyes@wftv.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. After the review of internal station records and documentation provided to us by program suppliers, the licensee hereby certifies as follows: (i) the only programs specifically designed for children ages twelve and under that the station broadcast this quarter are disclosed in this report and (ii) the licensee fully complied with the FCC's commerical limits in children's programs, as specified at 47 C.F.R. Section 73.670, with respect to these programs. The station terminated analog operations on February 17, 2009. Accordingly, Questions 2, 3, and 4 refer to the station's primary digital stream and Questions 8, 9, and 10 refer to the station's multicast stream on channel 27.2. Questions 7(b) and 7(c) are no longer applicable.

Other Matters (19)

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Other Matters (1 of 19) Response
Program Title Ariel, Joey and Eli, Too (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Fridays, 9:30am-10am
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. Ariel & Zoey & Eli, Too introduces children to people who have accomplished great things and have a positive message. They have toured across the country performing concerts for the children of our heroic troops and the National Anthem at numerous events including before a New York Mets game at Citi Field, the Palace of Auburn Hills prior to a sold-out Detroit Pistons basketball game and before 54,000 fans at Shea Stadium.
Other Matters (2 of 19) Response
Program Title Eco Company
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 12:30pm-1pm
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. Eco Company explores all aspects of being "green" and understanding how our actions impact the world. The E-Co team find out about global warming by asking questions to discover the truths and myths of the global warming issue. They learn about alternative energies by visiting wind farms and solar installations and discovering new energy technologies currently under development. They learn more about recycling, conservation and organics. The E-Team profiles teens and school organizations who have taken it upon themselves to make a difference, young entrepreneurs who are taking their passion for green to develop ideas, and new products for a sustainable future. Most importantly, each story and each feature is reported by teens and told from their perspective. Additionally each week the show will provide practical tips that teens, and people of all ages can use in their daily lives.
Other Matters (3 of 19) Response
Program Title BETA Records (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesdays, 9:30am-10am
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. BETA RECORDS TV is an educational and informational music centric series. It follows a magazine format with segments ranging from major and indie artist interviews, tutorials and how-to's, producer and music executive tips, Internet heroes, The Vault (legendary artists), and music as it pertains to fashion and pop culture.
Other Matters (4 of 19) Response
Program Title Angel's Friends (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursdays, 9am-9:30am
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. ANGEL'S FRIENDS is an animated program that includes social themes and coping strategies through the school life of teen-aged angels learning to be Guardian Angels and their nemesis, The Devils that are practicing to become guardian devils. The characters take kids on an inspirational journey that stirs their spirit and provides moral tools for everyday life decisions. The multi-ethnic angels serve as role models for young teen viewers as they deal with such issues as the right to say "no," the meaning of heroism, bullying and other issues of particular concern to young teens. The show also gives examples in establishing trust and courtesy, responsible and selfless behavior, and emphasizes the importance of friendship, taking responsibility for your actions, and fair play.
Other Matters (5 of 19) Response
Program Title Mustard Pancakes 2 (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursdays, 9:30am-10am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Mustard Pancakes is designed to contribute to preschool children's social and emotional development, with a secondary focus on literacy and storytelling. Specifically, the series is built upon a substantive educational curriculum that addresss three primary goals: 1. To support and nurture a sense of self-esteem and self-efficacy among three-to-six year old children, by encouraging them to demonstrate respect for themselves and others. 2. To foster the development of children's social and emotional skills by modeling age-appropriate straegies and behaviors. 3. To stimulate children's interest in literacy and storytelling, and to encourage them to express themselves creatively by sharing stories of their own. Growing from this foundation, every episode of the series conveys important socioemotional content regarding topics such as cooperation, diversity, respect for others, or coping with failure.
Other Matters (6 of 19) Response
Program Title Aqua Kids (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesdays, 9am-9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Aqua Kids Adventures has compelling content that works across cultures and aims to grow awareness and particiaption in all water activities for kids across America. Aqua Kids Adventures travels the planet visiting a variety of water environments from water management facilities to fresh water and brackish streams to the oceans of the world with the intent of motivating other kids to become active citizens on the issue of pollution of water environments.
Other Matters (7 of 19) Response
Program Title Pets.TV
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 1pm-1:30pm
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. This program provides educational and informational segments exposing the target audience of young viewers to everything about pets. Pets from everyday to unique are showcased with information that shares how they evolved to become pets and their geographic origin. Progressionals share personal experiences of excitement and love of working with pets and impart motivational and inspirational messages for viewers to pursue more information and education about everything concerning pets.
Other Matters (8 of 19) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 1:30pm-2pm
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. Each episode follows Jack as he spends time with different animal species across various continents. Jack talks with people who are knowledgeable about each animal, teaching as he goes. The program reveals to children of all ages the world around them in a way that presents positive role models and pro-social values within an environmentally responsible universe.
Other Matters (9 of 19) Response
Program Title Missing
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 2:30pm-3pm
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 identifies young persons who are missing and alerts the public to this fact. It also, without overstating any dangers, educates children of all ages, as well as their parents, as to what possible dangers exist to their safety and illustrates specific ways of dealing with those dangers via the show's safety tips. As such, it will give children a sense that they have the power and the means to protect themselves when away from watchful eyes.
Other Matters (10 of 19) Response
Program Title The Real Winning Edge (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesdays, 9:30am-10am
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 Real Winning Edge series is developed to be an educational/informational (E/I) program for the 13-16 year age group. It is designed to help youth make winning choices in their lives in order to grow to be productive citizens. This series is based on role models who are making pro-social life choices. Emphasis on being honest, loyal, hard working toward productive goals, and treating others as they would like to be treated, are values emphasized by the positive role models in The Real Winning Edge.
Other Matters (11 of 19) Response
Program Title The Young Icons
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 3pm-3:30pm
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 Young Icons is a television program that provides educational and informational segments exposing the target audience of young viewers to accomplished teenagers that have set goals and are giving back to their communities as mentors, scholars, entrepreneurs and philanthropists. Each guest shares their personal stories of what motiviated them to take on their passions and/or focus in their chosed field of endeavor. The program provides a motivational and inspirational message that empowers audiences of all ages that hard work, dedication and looking beyond ourselves will pay off for everyone. Each segment of The Yound Icons delivers an educational and informational message that supports current social, intellectual and emotional aspects of children ages 13 and up. Attributes and advice emphasized by guests instill a grounded balance of priorities, commitment and perseverance children can apply to their lives.
Other Matters (12 of 19) Response
Program Title In the Zone (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesdays, 9am-9:30am
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. Hosted by Magic Johnson with appearances by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Carmelo Anthony, Kenny "The Jet" Smith, and many other star athletes, IN THE ZONE teaches teens the importance of conditioning and education in order to master the intricacies of sports ranging from basketball, baseball, football, soccer, and hockey.
Other Matters (13 of 19) Response
Program Title Wild America (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays, 9:30am-10am
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. WILD AMERICA is targeted to children ages 13-16. The key educational objective of the program is to familiarize children with the animals of the North American content, their interaction with other animals and their environment. Throughout the series emphasis will be placed upon protecting endangered species and the impact that humans have while interacting in their environment. Each episode of the series will be specific to a particular animal. Topics will range from basic food gather, mating, natural enemies, relationships to other animals, and the interaction of the specific ecology on the survival of the species. We expect that children viewing the program will achieve a greater understanding of nature and specific animal species because of the up-close and detailed photography of the series. Through this understanding, it is hoped children will better relate to the natural environment as it exist in North American and learn to protect its natural species.
Other Matters (14 of 19) Response
Program Title Whaddayado?
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 4pm-4:30pm
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. Each episode of WHADDAYADO is an educational life-lesson, based in reality, intended to prepare young people for potential situations that could easily crop up at any time, anywhere. Using a combination of actual dramatic footage, re-enactments, and demonstrations, the program provides a compelling look at perilous situations that have occurred in real life. Then, using interviews with the participants, and instructions from experts, we learn what the proper reaction should be when faced with similar, life-threatening circumstances. Also, in an effort to help young people make correct decisions, some episodes feature a Moral Dilemma segment.
Other Matters (15 of 19) Response
Program Title Mustard Pancakes (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays, 9am-9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Mustard Pancakes is designed to contribute to preschool children's social and emotional development, with a secondary focus on literacy and storytelling. Specifically, the series is built upon a substantive educational curriculum that addresss three primary goals: 1. To support and nurture a sense of self-esteem and self-efficacy among three-to-six year old children, by encouraging them to demonstrate respect for themselves and others. 2. To foster the development of children's social and emotional skills by modeling age-appropriate straegies and behaviors. 3. To stimulate children's interest in literacy and storytelling, and to encourage them to express themselves creatively by sharing stories of their own. Growing from this foundation, every episode of the series conveys important socioemotional content regarding topics such as cooperation, diversity, respect for others, or coping with failure.
Other Matters (16 of 19) Response
Program Title Real Life 101
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 12pm-12:30pm
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. "Real Life 101" presents real people pursuing real jobs and careers in an educational and informational format designed to help its viewers make important decisions about preparing for the future. The careers and people featured are carefully selected in order to present vivid impressions that can be used by the series' young audience.
Other Matters (17 of 19) Response
Program Title Mad About...
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 3:30pm-4pm
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. Mad About... is a weekly, half-hour sketch-comedy/variety show aimed at educating and entertaining kids. A true E/I series, episodes use a creative mixture of humor, improv, animation, and viewer-generated video. Mad About... conveys important messages about Life Skills such as personal finance, health & nutrition, fitness, conservation and decision-making in a fun and entertaining way. Each TV episode relies on a small company of skilled comedic actors to explore significant topics within a subject area. It incorporates comic monologues, sketch and improv comedy, eye-catching animation, music videos, humorous "man on the street" interviews, and viewer-created questions about life's issues.
Other Matters (18 of 19) Response
Program Title Aqua Kids (WRDQ-DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Fridays, 9am-9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Aqua Kids Adventures has compelling content that works across cultures and aims to grow awareness and particiaption in all water activities for kids across America. Aqua Kids Adventures travels the planet visiting a variety of water environments from water management facilities to fresh water and brackish streams to the oceans of the world with the intent of motivating other kids to become active citizens on the issue of pollution of water environments.
Other Matters (19 of 19) Response
Program Title Animal Exploration
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 2pm-2:30pm
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. ANIMAL EXPLORATION with Jarod Miller is a half-hour live action television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children. Each episode, cameras follow host Jarod Miller to the nearest and farthest corners of the world as he explores the land, air and sea with intrepid curiosity, introducing children to places and people and things they may have never seen before. Each episode is designed to reveal to children the world around them in a way that identifies positive role models and pro-social values within an environmentally responsible universe.

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