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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:
0027171768
File Number:
CPR-178494
Submit Date:
01/11/2016
Call Sign:
KCVU
Facility ID:
58605
City:
PARADISE
State:
CA
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/11/2016
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Fourth Quarter of 2015

General Information

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Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application?

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

Contact Representatives (0)

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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 Network Affiliation
Affiliated network FOX
Nielsen DMA Chico-Redding
Web Home Page Address WWW.KCVUFOX20.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 3.3
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: 3.0
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(14)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 14) Response
Program Title The New Howdy Doody KCVU 20.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 730A-8A
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 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Howdy Doody is a 1975 interactive series which is known to its viewers for its cast of human characters as well as puppets. The primary value of the series is to educate and entertain elementary school-aged children. Educationally, the series offers opportunities for parents and teachers to teach lessons related to language, character development, science, and listening skills. Issues such as bullying, establishing trust and courtesy are faced and resolved in the episodes. Responsibility is presented in a positive and encouraging manner. Making choices in life, mastery of attachment and separation are emphasized in each episode. Issues of competition and loyalty are conveyed throughout the series. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 6 through 10, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 14) Response
Program Title Ariel Zoey Eli Too KCVU 20.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 730AM -8AM
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 is a musical variety show that empowers children to accomplish their goals and their dreams. The program accomplishes this through interviewing people who excel in their profession and have a positive message for kids, introducing guests who perform different genres of music, and presenting musical performances by the cast members themselves. These cast musical performances show children they can write their own music and the importance of teamwork. All songs offer a positive message about life, friendship and being optimistic. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 13 through 16, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 14) Response
Program Title Zoo Clues KCVU Digital 20.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/9:30-10:00 AM PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 7
Total times aired 9
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 2
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. Zoo Clues will keep 13-16 year old viewers engaged with infinite visual richness, animal characteristics, and wide range of animal behaviors. Zoo Clues will leave viewers with a meaningful perspective about animals and comparisons to their own human characteristics. The clever narration of Zoo Clues links disparate information together in a way that always makes clear that what the viewers see is real, natural, and how it relates in the real world. The program is 30 minutes in length, and will be identified as an educational and informational show targeted to 13-16 year old, at the beginning of and through each broadcast and in the listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Zoo Clues KCVU Digital 20.1
List date and time rescheduled 10/3/15 Sat 130P
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2015-10-03
Episode # 10/3/15 Saturday 930AM
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Zoo Clues KCVU Digital 20.1
List date and time rescheduled 12/5/15 Sat 313P
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2015-12-05
Episode # 12/5/15 Sat 930A
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (4 of 14) Response
Program Title Aqua Kids Adventures KCVU 20.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8AM -830AM
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 provides a unique vehicle for young people to learn about the diversity of marine animals around the world, emphasizing the importance of preserving fragile aquatic habitats and encouraging children to take an active role in protecting the future of their community and the world. The program provides a window into the management and preservation of unique habitats and species through the eyes of kids and their hands-on collaboration with science researchers and educators. The young viewers imagine themselves in the role of the scientist and as someone who could have a positive impact on the environment. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 13 through 16, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 14) Response
Program Title Zoo Clues KCVU 20.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 230P
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
Total times aired 4
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 2
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. Zoo Clues will keep 13-16 year old viewers engaged with infinite visual richness, animal characteristics, and wide range of animal behaviors. Zoo Clues will leave viewers with a meaningful perspective about animals and comparisons to their own human characteristics. The clever narration of Zoo Clues links disparate information together in a way that always makes clear that what the viewers see is real, natural, and how it relates in the real world. The program is 30 minutes in length, and will be identified as an educational and informational show targeted to 13-16 year old, at the beginning of and through each broadcast and in the listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Zoo Clues KCVU 20.1
List date and time rescheduled 12/19/15 Sat 1230P
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2015-12-19
Episode # 12/19/15 Sat 230P
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Zoo Clues KCVU 20.1
List date and time rescheduled 12/12/15 Sat 6P
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2015-12-12
Episode # 12/12/15 Sat 230P
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (6 of 14) Response
Program Title Pets in Paradise KCVU 20.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7AM -730AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 9
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
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. Pets In Paradise acknowledges the deep affection between humans and their pets. The show is a compelling mix of pet health care, tips on pet training, stories of humans and their pets, and much more. The goal is to provide a fun learning experience for this age group.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 14) Response
Program Title The New Howdy Doody KCVU 20.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 7A-730A
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 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Howdy Doody is a 1975 interactive series which is known to its viewers for its cast of human characters as well as puppets. The primary value of the series is to educate and entertain elementary school-aged children. Educationally, the series offers opportunities for parents and teachers to teach lessons related to language, character development, science, and listening skills. Issues such as bullying, establishing trust and courtesy are faced and resolved in the episodes. Responsibility is presented in a positive and encouraging manner. Making choices in life, mastery of attachment and separation are emphasized in each episode. Issues of competition and loyalty are conveyed throughout the series. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 6 through 10, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 14) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas KCVU Digital 20.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 7:00-7:30 AM PT
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 Atlas is an engaging and informative series. This program brings information about the natural world of animals to young viewers in an entertaining way. The program consists of original and detailed footage of animals, a narration, and a charming musical score. The animal subjects are presented as they move informally and comfortably through their normal activities. The ability for young people to observe, wonder, and compare is one of the strengths of the series.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 14) Response
Program Title ECO Company KCVU Digital 20.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/8:30-9:00 AM PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 12 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 we impact our world, from reporting on the latest technologies in energy, recycling, conservation and organics to sharing the stories of young people making a positive impact on the environment. In addition every week ECO Company provides a practical tip that teens and people of all ages can use in their daily lives. ECO Company is designed to be an interactive program from finding out whats on the mind of all teens by talking to them to providing a forum on the website for teens to share their own videos about going green.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program ECO Company KCVU Digital 20.1
List date and time rescheduled Not rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted 2015-10-03
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (10 of 14) Response
Program Title Animal Exploration/Jarrod Miller KCVU Digital 20.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/7:30-8:00 AM PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
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 is animal TV for the next generation. This program travels with television star Jarrod Miller each week as he looks at exotic and domestic animals from his own unique perspective. Whether it is the need for speed or animal heroes, there is always something amazing happening. Filled with energy, youth, and humor, Jarrod educates and captures the attention of young and old.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 14) Response
Program Title BIZ Kids KCVU Digital 20.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 12
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. Biz Kid does an excellent job of providing engaging content for teen viewers that also meets the most highly regarded educational standards. The series does a comprehensive job of explaining financial and entrepreneurial concepts thoroughly, but in a language that a teen audience could easily understand and retain. The program emphasizes how to properly manage money, create budgets and financial goals - all important steps in learning to become responsible adults and citizens.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 14) Response
Program Title Real Winning Edge KCVU 20.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 7A
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 program highlights adolescents and young adults making the right choices when faced with tough decisions and significant challenges. Recognizing that 13 to 16-year-olds are likely to be influenced by celebrities, the series features role models from the professional sports and the entertainment industries.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 14) Response
Program Title Coolest Place On Earth KCVU Digital 20.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/9:00-9:30 AM PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
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. Coolest Places on Earth explores cities (both modern and ancient), natural wonders, and cultural history. The series delivers the information with rich factual content that informs, supports, and encourages engaged thinking. The series is focused and diverse, allowing the exploration of fascinating history and culture.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Coolest Place On Earth KCVU Digital 20.1
List date and time rescheduled Not rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted 2015-12-12
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Coolest Place On Earth KCVU Digital 20.1
List date and time rescheduled 12/19/15 Sat 2P
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2015-12-19
Episode # 12/19/15 Sat 9A
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (14 of 14) Response
Program Title Steal The Show KCVU 20.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 830A-9A
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 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Steal the Show provides CORE programming in the areas music, music composition, the music recording process and musical instruments. All aspect of the process are covered : Creating the melody, writing the lyric, creating harmonies, developing instrumentals, and recording the song in the studio. With schools across the country cutting funding to music related programs, Steal the Show fills an important void. Students will be empowered with the knowledge and skills they will broaden as they follow the most prominent young songwriters of the past 20 years. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 13 through 16, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1)

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1 of 1) Response
Program Title Into the Wild KCVU 20.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Sunday 6A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 12
Number of Preemptions 1
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 is based on Jack Hanna traveling the world with his friends and family, taking viewers to his favorite destinations and introducing them to new and amazing creatures each week. Throughout Jack's travels, he informs viewers with insights into different cultures, world geography, natural history, and spectacular animal behaviors and facts, while teaching children the importance of environmental stewardship. The episodic content will certainly further the educational and informational needs of children aged 13 to 16.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

Date and Time Aired:

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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 Cris Aguilar
Address 300 Main Street
City Chico
State CA
Zip 95928
Telephone Number 530-893-1234 ext 203
Email Address caguilar@esteembroadcasting.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. The licensee broadcasts its primary digital 20.1 a Fox affiliate, and a secondary digital 20.2 COZI TV effective 9/1/15 until further notice. The licensee also no longer broadcasts in analog.

Other Matters (13)

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Other Matters (1 of 13) Response
Program Title New Howdy Doody KCVU 20.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday/730A-8A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Howdy Doody is a 1975 interactive series which is known to its viewers for its cast of human characters as well as puppets. The primary value of the series is to educate and entertain elementary school-aged children. Educationally, the series offers opportunities for parents and teachers to teach lessons related to language, character development, science, and listening skills. Issues such as bullying, establishing trust and courtesy are faced and resolved in the episodes. Responsibility is presented in a positive and encouraging manner. Making choices in life, mastery of attachment and separation are emphasized in each episode. Issues of competition and loyalty are conveyed throughout the series.
Other Matters (2 of 13) Response
Program Title J Miller Animal Exploration 20.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/730A-8A PT
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 is animal TV for the next generation. This program travels with television star Jarrod Miller each week as he looks at exotic and domestic animals from his own unique perspective. Whether it is the need for speed or animal heroes - there is always something amazing happening. Filled with energy, youth, and humor, Jarrod educates and captures the attention of young and old.
Other Matters (3 of 13) Response
Program Title ECO Company KCVU Digital 20.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/830A-9A PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 12 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 we impact our world, from reporting on the latest technologies in energy, recycling, conservation and organics to sharing the stories of young people making a positive impact on the environment. In addition every week ECO Company provides a practical tip that teens and people of all ages can use in their daily lives. ECO Company is designed to be an interactive program from finding out what's on the mind of all teens by talking to them to providing a forum on the website for teens to share their own videos about going green.
Other Matters (4 of 13) Response
Program Title Zoo Clues KCVU 20.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/930A-10A PT
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. State to State is a compelling program that engages its audience in learning the history, Social Sciences, and history of our nations individual states. Viewers interpret past events and issues within the context in which an event unfolded rather than solely in the terms of present day norms and values. Viewers understand the meaning, implication, and impact of historical events and recognize that some events could have taken other directions.
Other Matters (5 of 13) Response
Program Title Ariel Zoey Eli KCVU 20.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday/730A-8A PT
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 is a musical variety show that empowers children to accomplish their goals and their dreams. The program accomplishes this through interviewing people who excel in their profession and have a positive message for kids, introducing guests who perform different genres of music, and presenting musical performances by the cast members themselves. These cast musical performances show children they can write their own music and the importance of teamwork. All songs offer a positive message about life, friendship and being optimistic.
Other Matters (6 of 13) Response
Program Title Biz Kid KCVU 20.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/8A-830A PT
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. Biz Kid does an excellent job of providing engaging content for teen viewers that also meets the most highly regarded educational standards. The series does a comprehensive job of explaining financial and entrepreneurial concepts thoroughly, but in a language that a teen audience could easily understand and retain. The program emphasizes how to properly manage money, create budgets and financial goals - all important steps in learning to become responsible adults and citizens.
Other Matters (7 of 13) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas KCVU 20.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/7A-730A PT
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 Atlas is an engaging and informative series. This program brings information about the natural world of animals to young viewers in an entertaining way. The program consists of original and detailed footage of animals, a narration, and a charming musical score. The animal subjects are presented as they move informally and comfortably through their normal activities. The ability for young people to observe, wonder, and compare is one of the strengths of the series.
Other Matters (8 of 13) Response
Program Title New Howdy Doody KCVU 20.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday/7A-730A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Howdy Doody is a 1975 interactive series which is known to its viewers for its cast of human characters as well as puppets. The primary value of the series is to educate and entertain elementary school-aged children. Educationally, the series offers opportunities for parents and teachers to teach lessons related to language, character development, science, and listening skills. Issues such as bullying, establishing trust and courtesy are faced and resolved in the episodes. Responsibility is presented in a positive and encouraging manner. Making choices in life, mastery of attachment and separation are emphasized in each episode. Issues of competition and loyalty are conveyed throughout the series.
Other Matters (9 of 13) Response
Program Title Aqua Kids Adventure KCVU 20.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday/8A-830A PT
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. Aqua Kids provides a unique vehicle for young people to learn about the diversity of marine animals around the world, emphasizing the importance of preserving fragile aquatic habitats and encouraging children to take an active role in protecting the future of their community and the world. The program provides a window into the management and preservation of unique habitats and species through the eyes of kids and their hands-on collaboration with science researchers and educators. The young viewers imagine themselves in the role of the scientist and as someone who could have a positive impact on the environment.
Other Matters (10 of 13) Response
Program Title Steal The Show KCVU 20.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday/830A-9A PT
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. Steal the Show provides CORE programming in the areas music, music composition, the music recording process and musical instruments. All aspect of the process are covered : Creating the melody, writing the lyric, creating harmonies, developing instrumentals, and recording the song in the studio. With schools across the country cutting funding to music related programs, Steal the Show fills an important void. Students will be empowered with the knowledge and skills they will broaden as they follow the most prominent young songwriters of the past 20 years.
Other Matters (11 of 13) Response
Program Title Coolest Place On Earth KCVU 20.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/9A-930A PT
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. Coolest Places on Earth explores cities (both modern and ancient), natural wonders, and cultural history. The series delivers the information with rich factual content that informs, supports, and encourages engaged thinking. The series is focused and diverse, allowing the exploration of fascinating history and culture.
Other Matters (12 of 13) Response
Program Title Into the Wild
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 6A
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 series is based on Jack Hanna traveling the world with his friends and family, taking viewers to his favorite destinations and introducing them to new and amazing creatures each week. Throughout Jack's travels, he informs viewers with insights into different cultures, world geography, natural history, and spectacular animal behaviors and facts, while teaching children the importance of environmental stewardship. The episodic content will certainly further the educational and informational needs of children aged 13 to 16.
Other Matters (13 of 13) Response
Program Title Aqua Kids Adventure KCVU 20.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday/7A-730A PT
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. Aqua Kids provides a unique vehicle for young people to learn about the diversity of marine animals around the world, emphasizing the importance of preserving fragile aquatic habitats and encouraging children to take an active role in protecting the future of their community and the world. The program provides a window into the management and preservation of unique habitats and species through the eyes of kids and their hands-on collaboration with science researchers and educators. The young viewers imagine themselves in the role of the scientist and as someone who could have a positive impact on the environment.

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The undersigned certifies that he or she is (a) the party filing the Children's Television Programming, or an officer, director, member, partner, trustee, authorized employee, or other individual or duly elected or appointed official who is authorized to sign on behalf of the party filing the Children's Television Programming; or (b) an attorney qualified to practice before the Commission under 47 C.F.R. Section 1.23(a), who is authorized to represent the party filing the Children's Television Programming, and who further certifies that he or she has read the document; that to the best of his or her knowledge, information,and belief there is good ground to support it; and that it is not interposed for delay.

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Esteem Broadcasting of California LLC


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