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September 2014
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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) Children's Television Programming Report

FRN:
0021781646
File Number:
CPR-161414
Submit Date:
10/10/2014
Call Sign:
KRCW-TV
Facility ID:
10192
City:
SALEM
State:
OR
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
10/10/2014
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Third Quarter of 2014

General Information

Section Question Response
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 CW
Nielsen DMA Portland OR
Web Home Page Address http://portlandscw32.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 3.0
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 336.0
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: 6.0
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(17)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 17) Response
Program Title On the Spot
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8:30a, 8/30-9/27/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
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. [32.2 - Antenna TV] "On the Spot" uses an entertaining on-the-street format to test how well young people know the information contained in their own national curriculum. Then, the show explains the answer to each question. The pedagogical approach of testing first and explaining the answer second has been shown to enhance retention and understanding. On the Spot challenges viewers to recall middle and high school knowledge about history, science, math, English, second languages, health, geography, art, music and technology, and then teaches them the answer.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 17) Response
Program Title Word Travels
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 9a & 9:30a, 7/5-8/23/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 16
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. [32.2 - Antenna TV] Word Travels follows freelance journalist Robin Esrock and national travel columnist Julia Dimon as they battle deadlines, jetlag, culture shock (and each other) to file the best travel stories possible. 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 episode reveals the real story of professional journalism, 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 (3 of 17) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue Classics
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 7a & 7:30a, 7/5-8/23/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 16
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. [32.2 - Antenna TV] Animal Rescue Classics showcases spectacular rescues of all types of animals. The series focuses on the dedicated people around the world who help sick, injured or abused animals. The program also instructs children on the proper care of animals and provides safety tips on how to care for all kinds of creatures in the animal kingdom, and is aimed at children and families who want to learn about animal treatment, care and protection.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 17) Response
Program Title Family Style with Chef Jeff
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 9a, 8/30-9/27/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
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. [32.2 - Antenna TV] "Family Style with Chef Jeff" teaches young viewers how making the right choices in the kitchen can lead to life-changing experiences for the entire family. Each episode features interesting and valuable health and nutrition information, as viewers also learn how to cook healthier versions of some of our favorite dishes. This show uses unique structural components to help young viewers retain and reflect on important and current health-related information. It also features nutrition quizzes, health tips, and Chef Jeff's own positive reinforcement. The goal of the series is to help young viewers make well-informed choices about their eating habits, nutrition and health.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 17) Response
Program Title On the Spot
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 1:30p, 7/5-9/27/14
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. [32.1] "On the Spot" uses an entertaining on-the-street format to test how well young people know the information contained in their own national curriculum. Then, the show explains the answer to each question. The pedagogical approach of testing first and explaining the answer second has been shown to enhance retention and understanding. On the Spot challenges viewers to recall middle and high school knowledge about history, science, math, English, second languages, health, geography, art, music and technology, and then teaches them the answer.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 17) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 1p, 7/5-9/27/14
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. [32.1] "Animal Atlas" introduces young viewers to every kind of animal imaginable, from the familiar to the astounding, from the Americas, Africa, Asia, Australia, and other areas in between. The show promotes a better understanding as to how various animal species live, and what they need to survive. The show also looks at how family units operate (i.e., a pride of lions, school of fish). Some episodes explore animal diet, locomotion, adaptation, and how animals care for their young. Animal Atlas also informs about endangered species, and teaches how to support wildlife conservation. For a population of young viewers attuned to the importance of going green, Animal Atlas is not only entertaining--it is culturally relevant and important.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 17) Response
Program Title Rescue Heroes
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 7a & 7:30a, 7/5-8/23/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 16
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 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. [32.1] The Rescue Heroes are a crack team of international emergency response professionals who travel the globe to help those in danger. Equipped with the latest up-to-the-minute knowledge, high-tech hardware and cutting-edge technology, they are dedicated to promoting safety and saving lives everywhere. Social and emotional character stories are embedded in the stories using action and humor to convey message of keeping an open mind, asking for help, facing your fears, persistence pays off, preparedness, procedure, training and teamwork. At the end of each episode the Rescue Heroes reinforce various safety tips, and information relating to the educational message portrayed in the story.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 17) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 7a, 7:30a & 9:30a, 8/30-9/27/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 15
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. [32.2 - Antenna TV] "Animal Atlas" introduces young viewers to every kind of animal imaginable, from the familiar to the astounding, from the Americas, Africa, Asia, Australia, and other areas in between. The show promotes a better understanding as to how various animal species live, and what they need to survive. The show also looks at how family units operate (i.e., a pride of lions, school of fish). Some episodes explore animal diet, locomotion, adaptation, and how animals care for their young. Animal Atlas also informs about endangered species, and teaches how to support wildlife conservation. For a population of young viewers attuned to the importance of going green, Animal Atlas is not only entertaining--it is culturally relevant and important.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 17) Response
Program Title On the Spot
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 9a & 9:30a, 7/6-9/28/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
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. [32.3 - This TV] "On the Spot" uses an entertaining on-the-street format to test how well young people know the information contained in their own national curriculum. Then, the show explains the answer to each question. The pedagogical approach of testing first and explaining the answer second has been shown to enhance retention and understanding. On the Spot challenges viewers to recall middle and high school knowledge about history, science, math, English, second languages, health, geography, art, music and technology, and then teaches them the answer.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 17) Response
Program Title Zoo Clues
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 8a & 8:30a, 7/6-9/28/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
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. [32.3 - This TV] Zoo Clues is engaging and visually rich in its portrayal of animal characteristics and wide range of animal behaviors. Both older and younger audiences will appreciate this look across the amazing world of fascinating animals. Zoo Clues leaves viewers with a meaningful perspective about animals and evocative comparisons to their own human characteristics. The variety within the animal kingdom is truly odd and bizarre enough to read like fiction, but the clever narration of Zoo Clues links disparate information together to reveal that what viewers see here is real, natural, and relates to their own life in the real world. The pull of the Mystery Animal visual quizzes and the fun of Animal Oddities make the show more interactive and is certain to lead to interesting discussion in the family and in the classroom.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 17) Response
Program Title Cubix: Robots for Everyone
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 7a & 7:30a, 8/30-9/27
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 6 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. [32.1] "Cubix" seeks to reinforce age-appropriate interpersonal skills, the development of self-confidence, courage and personal responsibility by exposing children to these lessons within an entertaining, non-threatening, imaginary environment. The Botties and their robots tackle personal and community adversities in creative story lines. Children can see age-appropriate problem-solving strategies and learn to model the appropriate behavior. Through the Botties' experiences, young viewers learn to overcome self-esteem and social competency issues. The characters inspire and promote altruistic behaviors, such as community participation, support, resilience, tolerance, patience, and honesty, while seeking to foster leadership skills and demonstrate the value of teamwork.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 17) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 7a & 7:30a, 7/6-9/28/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
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. [32.3 - This TV] "Animal Atlas" introduces young viewers to every kind of animal imaginable, from the familiar to the astounding, from the Americas, Africa, Asia, Australia, and other areas in between. The show promotes a better understanding as to how various animal species live, and what they need to survive. The show also looks at how family units operate (i.e., a pride of lions, school of fish). Some episodes explore animal diet, locomotion, adaptation, and how animals care for their young. Animal Atlas also informs about endangered species, and teaches how to support wildlife conservation. For a population of young viewers attuned to the importance of going green, Animal Atlas is not only entertaining--it is culturally relevant and important.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 17) Response
Program Title Family Style with Chef Jeff
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 12:30p, 7/5-9/13/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
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. [32.1] "Family Style with Chef Jeff" teaches young viewers how making the right choices in the kitchen can lead to life-changing experiences for the entire family. Each episode features interesting and valuable health and nutrition information, as viewers also learn how to cook healthier versions of some of our favorite dishes. This show uses unique structural components to help young viewers retain and reflect on important and current health-related information. It also features nutrition quizzes, health tips, and Chef Jeff's own positive reinforcement. The goal of the series is to help young viewers make well-informed choices about their eating habits, nutrition and health.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 17) Response
Program Title State to State
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 12:30p, 9/20-9/27/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
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. [32.1] "State to State" travels to every entertaining nook and cranny of America. Young viewers will experience the hectic dazzle of the Big Apple, discover the rawhide spirit of Wyoming, learn about the revival of St. Louis, celebrate the innovation of Silicon Valley, hear the music of New Orleans and Austin, understand the history of Hollywood, and learn about America's diverse culture in nearly every state in the union. They'll also learn about the country's diverse geography, and experience the great outdoors, from Alaska to the Everglades, witnessing the biggest events while discovering the hidden gems. Each episode showcases between one and three states and dozens of locations within them, delivering fast-paced, engaging information that's a perfect match for the 21st century learner. The series is packed with facts about history, geography, and culture. The goal of the series is to provide young viewers with the inspiration and information to better understand and appreciate the dynamic and diverse country they live in.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 17) Response
Program Title The Coolest Places on Earth
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8a, 8/30-9/27/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
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. [32.2 - Antenna TV] "The Coolest Places on Earth" takes young viewers on a journey of discovery to the most astonishing places on the planet--cities, festivals, landmarks, and jaw-dropping works of nature--exploring each location's history and culture. Each episode showcases three specific locations, and delivers fast-paced, engaging information that's a perfect match for the 21st century learner. The show is packed with facts about history, geography, and culture, with a goal of providing young viewers with the inspiration and information to better understand the appreciate the culturally and geographically diverse world around them.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 17) Response
Program Title The Coolest Places on Earth
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 12p, 7/5-9/27/14
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. [32.1] "The Coolest Places on Earth" takes young viewers on a journey of discovery to the most astonishing places on the planet--cities, festivals, landmarks, and jaw-dropping works of nature--exploring each location's history and culture. Each episode showcases three specific locations, and delivers fast-paced, engaging information that's a perfect match for the 21st century learner. The show is packed with facts about history, geography, and culture, with a goal of providing young viewers with the inspiration and information to better understand the appreciate the culturally and geographically diverse world around them.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 17) Response
Program Title Swap TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8a & 8:30a, 7/5-8/23/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 16
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. [32.2 - Antenna TV] Swap TV explores what happens when two teenagers from different backgrounds swap lives for a weekend. The program delves into the opposite lives of the participating youngsters as they learn about different cultures and family settings. Young viewers are exposed to the special interests of the "swapping" youngsters and what adjustments they make to a different life situation. The program teaches tolerance of various races, creeds and backgrounds while exposing an appreciation to someone else's way of life. Each episode is informative, entertaining and promotes good social values and respect.
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 Greg Flock
Address 10255 SW Arctic Drive
City Beaverton
State OR
Zip 97005
Telephone Number 503-972-0740
Email Address gflock@tribunemedia.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. Due to the end of analog on 6/12/09, KRCW no longer has analog broadcasts, and therefore, the answer to 7(b) is "no." Different episodes of Animal Atlas and On the Spot were telecast on This TV (32.3) and Antenna TV (32.2) from those which aired on KRCW's primary 32.1 channel. Different episodes of The Coolest Places on Earth and Family Style with Chef Jeff aired on Antenna TV (32.2), than those which aired on primary channel (32.1). Schedule changes within the 3rd quarter reflect the start of the fall season.

Other Matters (17)

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Other Matters (1 of 17) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 7a & 7:30a, 10/5-12/28/14
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. [32.3 - This TV] "Animal Atlas" introduces young viewers to every kind of animal imaginable, from the familiar to the astounding, from the Americas, Africa, Asia, Australia, and other areas in between. The show promotes a better understanding as to how various animal species live, and what they need to survive. The show also looks at how family units operate (i.e., a pride of lions, school of fish). Some episodes explore animal diet, locomotion, adaptation, and how animals care for their young. Animal Atlas also informs about endangered species, and teaches how to support wildlife conservation. For a population of young viewers attuned to the importance of going green, Animal Atlas is not only entertaining--it is culturally relevant and important.
Other Matters (2 of 17) Response
Program Title State to State
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 12:30p, 10/4-12/27/14
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. [32.1] "State to State" travels to every entertaining nook and cranny of America. Young viewers will experience the hectic dazzle of the Big Apple, discover the rawhide spirit of Wyoming, learn about the revival of St. Louis, celebrate the innovation of Silicon Valley, hear the music of New Orleans and Austin, understand the history of Hollywood, and learn about America's diverse culture in nearly every state in the union. They'll also learn about the country's diverse geography, and experience the great outdoors, from Alaska to the Everglades, witnessing the biggest events while discovering the hidden gems. Each episode showcases between one and three states and dozens of locations within them, delivering fast-paced, engaging information that's a perfect match for the 21st century learner. The series is packed with facts about history, geography, and culture. The goal of the series is to provide young viewers with the inspiration and information to better understand and appreciate the dynamic and diverse country they live in.
Other Matters (3 of 17) Response
Program Title The Brady Barr Experience
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 9a & 9:30a, 10/4-12/27/14
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. [32.1] "The Brady Barr Experience" is an action-packed series designed to inform and educate as it takes young viewers behind the scenes with Dr. Brady Barr for a captivating ride through the world of wildlife and animal conservation. As a seasoned herpetologist, Dr. Barr has traveled to five continents, worked with hundreds of scientists, and has gotten up close and personal with some of the most misunderstood animals on the planet. Dr. Barr has made it his life's work to study and protect some of the world's most dangerous and endangered land animals, and shares his knowledge and passion for the earth's wildlife.
Other Matters (4 of 17) Response
Program Title On the Spot
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 9a, 10/4-12/27/14
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. [32.2 - Antenna TV] "On the Spot" uses an entertaining on-the-street format to test how well young people know the information contained in their own national curriculum. Then, the show explains the answer to each question. The pedagogical approach of testing first and explaining the answer second has been shown to enhance retention and understanding. On the Spot challenges viewers to recall middle and high school knowledge about history, science, math, English, second languages, health, geography, art, music and technology, and then teaches them the answer.
Other Matters (5 of 17) Response
Program Title Expedition Wild
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 10a & 10:30a, 10/4-12/27/14
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. [32.1] Hosted by wildlife expert Casey Anderson, live-action series "Expedition Wild" provides an innovative odyssey through North America's wild places--revealing a rare glimpse into the beauty and complexity of the natural world. Viewers will see Casey paddle the Grand Canyon, ski with Wolverines in British Columbia, observe Mountain Lions in Montana, stake out the scavengers of Yellowstone, investigate a raven's nest, observe Polar Bears on Alaska's northern slope, and climb to rugged extremes to a rare and personal experience with endangered species, some deadly, others dashing, in the stunning natural ecosystems that they call home.
Other Matters (6 of 17) Response
Program Title The Coolest Places on Earth
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 12p, 10/4-12/27/14
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. [32.1] "The Coolest Places on Earth" takes young viewers on a journey of discovery to the most astonishing places on the planet--cities, festivals, landmarks, and jaw-dropping works of nature--exploring each location's history and culture. Each episode showcases three specific locations, and delivers fast-paced, engaging information that's a perfect match for the 21st century learner. The show is packed with facts about history, geography, and culture, with a goal of providing young viewers with the inspiration and information to better understand the appreciate the culturally and geographically diverse world around them.
Other Matters (7 of 17) Response
Program Title Rock the Park
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 11a, 10/4-12/27/14
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. [32.1] "Rock the Park" taps into America's love affair with our national parks. In this awe-inspiring and entertaining series, hosts Jack Steward and Colton Smith come face to face with nature and some of the most amazing places on earth. Young viewers will learn about the wonders of nature and the variety of wild animals that inhabit Americ. They'll witness the fascinating activities of the massive brown bears of the Katmai National Park in Alaska, the mammoth glaciers crashing into the sea, and Jack and Colton facing their fears on the quest to make the climb of their lives in North Cascades National Park in Washington. The show inspires families to go out and explore the vast resources that the national parks provide.
Other Matters (8 of 17) Response
Program Title Calling Dr. Pol
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8a & 8:30a, 10/4-12/27/14
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. [32.1] "Calling Dr. Pol" explores the fascinating occupation of veterinary medicine. Designed to educate and inform young viewers and their families, this inspiring series invites us to share in the experiences of Dr. Pol in an entertaining manner. An enthusiastic and well-rounded scholar, Dr. Pol has been practicing veterinary medicine for over 35 years. Caring for more than 19,000 patients, Dr. Pol has seen it all. He specializes in large farm animals, but he & staff also care of animals of all shapes and sizes. Dr. Pol often takes his talents to the road by helping sick or injured animals on neighboring farms and ranches. With the added benefit of Dr. Pol's expert analysis and on-screen factoids, viewers will have the opportunity to learn about the biology and behavior of various domesticated animals and livestock.
Other Matters (9 of 17) Response
Program Title Family Style with Chef Jeff
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 9a, 10/4-12/27/14
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. [32.2 - Antenna TV] "Family Style with Chef Jeff" teaches young viewers how making the right choices in the kitchen can lead to life-changing experiences for the entire family. Each episode features interesting and valuable health and nutrition information, as viewers also learn how to cook healthier versions of some of our favorite dishes. This show uses unique structural components to help young viewers retain and reflect on important and current health-related information. It also features nutrition quizzes, health tips, and Chef Jeff's own positive reinforcement. The goal of the series is to help young viewers make well-informed choices about their eating habits, nutrition and health.
Other Matters (10 of 17) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 7a, 7:30a & 9:30a, 10/4-12/27/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
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. [32.2 - Antenna TV] "Animal Atlas" introduces young viewers to every kind of animal imaginable, from the familiar to the astounding, from the Americas, Africa, Asia, Australia, and other areas in between. The show promotes a better understanding as to how various animal species live, and what they need to survive. The show also looks at how family units operate (i.e., a pride of lions, school of fish). Some episodes explore animal diet, locomotion, adaptation, and how animals care for their young. Animal Atlas also informs about endangered species, and teaches how to support wildlife conservation. For a population of young viewers attuned to the importance of going green, Animal Atlas is not only entertaining--it is culturally relevant and important.
Other Matters (11 of 17) Response
Program Title The Coolest Places on Earth
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8a, 10/4-12/27/14
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. [32.2 - Antenna TV] "The Coolest Places on Earth" takes young viewers on a journey of discovery to the most astonishing places on the planet--cities, festivals, landmarks, and jaw-dropping works of nature--exploring each location's history and culture. Each episode showcases three specific locations, and delivers fast-paced, engaging information that's a perfect match for the 21st century learner. The show is packed with facts about history, geography, and culture, with a goal of providing young viewers with the inspiration and information to better understand the appreciate the culturally and geographically diverse world around them.
Other Matters (12 of 17) Response
Program Title Zoo Clues
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 8a & 8:30a, 10/5-12/28/14
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. [32.3 - This TV] Zoo Clues is engaging and visually rich in its portrayal of animal characteristics and wide range of animal behaviors. Both older and younger audiences will appreciate this look across the amazing world of fascinating animals. Zoo Clues leaves viewers with a meaningful perspective about animals and evocative comparisons to their own human characteristics. The variety within the animal kingdom is truly odd and bizarre enough to read like fiction, but the clever narration of Zoo Clues links disparate information together to reveal that what viewers see here is real, natural, and relates to their own life in the real world. The pull of the Mystery Animal visual quizzes and the fun of Animal Oddities make the show more interactive and is certain to lead to interesting discussion in the family and in the classroom.
Other Matters (13 of 17) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 7a & 7:30a, 10/4-12/27/14
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. [32.1] "Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition" educates and informs about canine training techniques and creating healthy environments for dogs. Hosted by renowned dog behaviorist and trainer Cesar Millan, the show travels far and wide to help problem pups and teach families to better understand how to better deal with a dog's negative behavior. From Chihuahuas to Great Danes, no job is too big (or small) for Cesar. Young viewers will have the chance to witness remarkable transformations first-hand and discover how to be a responsible pet owner.
Other Matters (14 of 17) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 1p, 10/4-12/27/14
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. [32.1] "Animal Atlas" introduces young viewers to every kind of animal imaginable, from the familiar to the astounding, from the Americas, Africa, Asia, Australia, and other areas in between. The show promotes a better understanding as to how various animal species live, and what they need to survive. The show also looks at how family units operate (i.e., a pride of lions, school of fish). Some episodes explore animal diet, locomotion, adaptation, and how animals care for their young. Animal Atlas also informs about endangered species, and teaches how to support wildlife conservation. For a population of young viewers attuned to the importance of going green, Animal Atlas is not only entertaining--it is culturally relevant and important.
Other Matters (15 of 17) Response
Program Title On the Spot
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 9a & 9:30a, 10/5-12/28/14
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. [32.3 - This TV] "On the Spot" uses an entertaining on-the-street format to test how well young people know the information contained in their own national curriculum. Then, the show explains the answer to each question. The pedagogical approach of testing first and explaining the answer second has been shown to enhance retention and understanding. On the Spot challenges viewers to recall middle and high school knowledge about history, science, math, English, second languages, health, geography, art, music and technology, and then teaches them the answer.
Other Matters (16 of 17) Response
Program Title Reluctantly Healthy
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 11:30a, 10/4-12/27/14
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. [32.1] Healthy eating and recipes, fun and easy ways to incorporate daily exercise, and interesting and new activities that the whole family can enjoy are featured in this live action program. Whether it be constant travel, working long hours, multiple after school activities, or the perceived notion of not having time to focus on nutritious food choices, host Judy Greer and her team of experts will show families how to stay healthy on-the-go. Judy shows how easy it is to stay happy and healthy through exercise and eating well.
Other Matters (17 of 17) Response
Program Title On the Spot
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 1:30p, 10/4-12/27/14
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. [32.1] "On the Spot" uses an entertaining on-the-street format to test how well young people know the information contained in their own national curriculum. Then, the show explains the answer to each question. The pedagogical approach of testing first and explaining the answer second has been shown to enhance retention and understanding. On the Spot challenges viewers to recall middle and high school knowledge about history, science, math, English, second languages, health, geography, art, music and technology, and then teaches them the answer.

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