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

FRN:
0021205661
File Number:
CPR-122709
Submit Date:
07/11/2011
Call Sign:
WXTX
Facility ID:
12472
City:
COLUMBUS
State:
GA
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
07/11/2011
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Second Quarter of 2011

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 Columbus GA
Web Home Page Address www.wxtx.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 4.0
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: 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(15)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 15) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA ANIMAL ADVENTURES
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled WEDNESDAYS 8:30A 04/06/11-06/29/11
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. "Jack Hanna Animal Adventures" is a half-hour live action television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children. In each episode, the camera follow Jack as he spends time with nature's creatures across the continents. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes. Each episode is designed to reveal to children the world around them in a way that presents positive role models and pro-social values within an environmentally responsible universe. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7:00 am and 10:00 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and will be identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 13 to 16 year olds, 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 15) Response
Program Title STARGATE INFINITY (THIS TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAYS, 10A, 04/03/11-06/26/11
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 9 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In this animated action-adventure series based on MGM's successful sci-fi movie and television franchise "Stargate" four exceptional Air Force Academy cadets and a wrongly court-martialed Stargate veteran must travel through the gated wormholes from one planet to the next in order to protect a mysterious alien creature from the sinister clutches of a new extraterrestrial enemy. Together they must learn to adapt to new cultures and each other while trying to find a safe haven for the alien and clear their names so they can return home.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 15) Response
Program Title BUSY WORLD OF RICHARD SCARRY (THIS TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 11:30A, 04/02/11-06/25/11
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 4 years to 9 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This fully animated series is based on the books by Richard Scarry which parents worldwide rely on to teach valuable lessons. Busytown is an enchanting place that's abuzz with energy and life. Young audiences love to sing and laugh along, as Huckle Cat and Lowly Worm make their way through the day. Always concerned for each other, the residents of Busytown make time for a song and a smile.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 15) Response
Program Title B IN TUNE
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled TUESDAYS 8:30A 04/05/11-05/31/11
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
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. B In Tune TV is a television program which educates and inspires viewers to "Be in tune and stary in tone" in all aspects of their life using music as a positive medium in reaching their goals. Fuests share personal and behind the scene experiences of hous music has enriched their lives and made the journey remarkable. The program's history segments encourage viewrs to embrace the musical foundations built by hard working industry pioneers. The cultural and historical perspectives of their contribution to music are revealed in depth while pointing out the educational details of the various individuals. The InTune Monthly Lessons segments are hands on instructional demonstrations and tips by today's top artists highlighting their instrument. B In Tune TV empowers audiences of all ages to pursue their dreams to completion through music education, practice and challenges them to never give up on perfecting their musical passion into a career. Each segment of B InTune TV delivers an educational and informational message that supports current social, intellectual and emotinal aspects of children ages 13 and up. Attributes and advice emphaszied by the hosts and their guests instill a grounded balance of priorities, commitment and perserverance children can apply to their lives. Based on my extensive experience as an educator and principal in public education, it is my sincere opinion that the series B InTune TV complies with the FCC Children's Television Rules by farthering the educational and informational needs of children 13 years of age and up. Barbara J. Pierce, MA Ed.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 15) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA ANIMAL ADVENTURES
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 8A 04/02/11-06/25/11
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. "Jack Hanna Animal Adventures" is a half-hour live action television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children. In each episode, the camera follow Jack as he spends time with nature's creatures across the continents. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes. Each episode is designed to reveal to children the world around them in a way that presents positive role models and pro-social values within an environmentally responsible universe. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7:00 am and 10:00 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and will be identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 13 to 16 year olds, 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 (6 of 15) Response
Program Title THIS WEEK IN BASEBALL
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 3:30P 04/02/11-06/25/11
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 4
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 4
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 Week In Baseball" highlights the pro-social on-and-off the field activities of MLB's leading players and coaches. Working with the National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE), "This Week In Baseball" seeks to provide today's youth with educational messages that can have an impact on development of positive lifestyle behaviors. The program portrays the positive outcomes that result from dedication, hard work, self-discipline, teamwork, practice and personal responsibilities. The program also relates the achievements and experiences of baseball players to potential achievements in life. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7:00 am and 10:00 pm. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to teens (13-16 year olds), at the beginning and through 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 Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program THIS WEEK IN BASEBALL
List date and time rescheduled 04/09/11 12:30P
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2011-04-09
Episode # 04/09/11 #1202
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program THIS WEEK IN BASEBALL
List date and time rescheduled 05/07/11 12:30P
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2011-05-07
Episode # 05/07/11 #1206
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program THIS WEEK IN BASEBALL
List date and time rescheduled 05/28/11 12:30P
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2011-05-28
Episode # 05/28/11 #1209
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program THIS WEEK IN BASEBALL
List date and time rescheduled 04/30/11 12:30P
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2011-04-30
Episode # 04/30/11 #1205
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (7 of 15) Response
Program Title GREEN SCREEN ADVENTURES (THIS TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 10A, 04/02/11-06/25/11
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 7 years to 13 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Green Screen Adventures sparks enthusiasm for writing through age-appropriate sketch comedy, original songs, puppetry, and story theatre. The stories are based on the writing of elementary school students, ages 7-13. Children get the message that their words have power, that their voices are being heard. Our diverse Green Screen company of performers and writers reinforce critical writing skills and share positive social messages. Our educational mission emphasizes the four, Curiosity, Confidence, Citizenship, Compassion.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 15) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA ANIMAL ADVENTURES
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesdays, 8:30A 06/07/11-06/28/11
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 4
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. "Jack Hanna Animal Adventures" is a half-hour live action television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children. In each episode, the camera follow Jack as he spends time with nature's creatures across the continents. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes. Each episode is designed to reveal to children the world around them in a way that presents positive role models and pro-social values within an environmentally responsible universe. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7:00 am and 10:00 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and will be identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 13 to 16 year olds, 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 (9 of 15) Response
Program Title EYEWITNESS KIDS NEWS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 8:30A 04/02/11-06/25/11
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. Teen Kids News is a weekly, 30 minute magazine program audience targeting the 13 - 16 year old FCC children's programming category. It contains a diverse cast of performers who are all teenagers, dealing with issues that affect them, with regular KIS (kids in the street) reactions to current events. The program features information and education on health issues, Internet safety, science and math features along with homework advice, career information and on scene visits to places around the world. It is closed captioned and contains an E/I super throughout the program.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 15) Response
Program Title CAKE (THIS TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 12P,04/02/11-06/25/11
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 7 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Cake, super creative teen, hosts a cable access show, "Cake TV", with the help of her three best friends, Miracle, Amy and Benjamin. The show is produced out of Cake's garage and co-hosted by the three girls who show their audience how to take ordinary, everyday items (t-shirts, CD cases, plush toys) and make them extraordinary using a little imagination, and a glue gun!
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 15) Response
Program Title BUSY WORLD OF RICHARD SCARRY (THIS TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS, 11A, 04/02/11-06/25/11
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 4 years to 9 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This fully animated series is based on the books by Richard Scarry which parents worldwide rely on to teach valuable lessons. Busytown is an enchanting place that's abuzz with energy and life. Young audiences love to sing and laugh along, as Huckle Cat and Lowly Worm make their way through the day. Always concerned for each other, the residents of Busytown make time for a song and a smile.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 15) Response
Program Title ANIMAL ATLAS CLASSICS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRIDAYS 8:30A 04/01/11-06/24/11
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 entertaining and educational half-hour program that explores the world of animal wildlife, promoting a better understanding of how various animal species live and what they need to survive. With an entertaining narrative, the series combines focused examinations of certain tiopics such as Animal Appetites (which explores the various diets of animals along with information about how animals catch and eat their food, how dieets determine their lifestyle, etc.), Animal Antics, (a hilarious look at the crazy physical antics and talents of certain species), Animal Babies (an intimate look at babies of various species, how they are born, how they are raised and the difficulties and delights of growing up), along with shows which focus solely on certain animals such as elephants, berars, and monkeys. In these shows a through and entertaining exploration of the specific animal takes the viewer into that animal's world as we see where it lives, how it eats, how it plays, how the family unit operates, and what threatens and supports its survival. Animal Atlas also promotes responsibility toward wildlife issues by educating the viewer about endangered species and wildlife habits, as well as informing viewers how to support wildlife conservation.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 15) Response
Program Title ANIMAL ATLAS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled MONDAYS 8:30A 04/04/11-06/27/11
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 entertaining and educational half-hour program that explores the world of animal wildlife, promoting a better understanding of how various animal species live and what they need to survive. With an entertaining narrative, the series combines focused examinations of certain tiopics such as Animal Appetites (which explores the various diets of animals along with information about how animals catch and eat their food, how dieets determine their lifestyle, etc.), Animal Antics, (a hilarious look at the crazy physical antics and talents of certain species), Animal Babies (an intimate look at babies of various species, how they are born, how they are raised and the difficulties and delights of growing up), along with shows which focus solely on certain animals such as elephants, berars, and monkeys. In these shows a through and entertaining exploration of the specific animal takes the viewer into that animal's world as we see where it lives, how it eats, how it plays, how the family unit operates, and what threatens and supports its survival. Animal Atlas also promotes responsibility toward wildlife issues by educating the viewer about endangered species and wildlife habits, as well as informing viewers how to support wildlife conservation.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 15) Response
Program Title BUSYTOWN MYSTERIES (THIS TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 10:30A 04/02/11-06/25/11
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 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Curiosities are everywhere in Busytown and so are Huckle Cat, Lowly Worm, Sally Cat, Hilda Hippo plus Pig Will and Pig Won't. Each episode is an innovative blend of humor and learning based around six unforgettable friends and many other colorful characters from the amazing world of Richard Scarry's books. Viewers follow the friends as they scour Busytown looking for the answer to the episode's mystery.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 15) Response
Program Title REAL LIFE 101
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled THURSDAYS 8:30A 04/07/11-06/30/11
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

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 MARK KIRKLAND
Address 1909 WYNNTON RD.
City COLUMBUS
State GA
Zip 31906
Telephone Number 706-568-2851
Email Address MKIRKLAND@WXTX.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. BECAUSE STATION WXTX CEASED ANALOG OPERATIONS AND CONVERTED TO DIGITAL-ONLY OPERATIONS PRIOR TO THE START OF THE REPORTING PERIOD, QUESTIONS 7(B) AND 7(C)ARE NO LONGER APPLICABLE.

Other Matters (13)

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Other Matters (1 of 13) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA ANIMAL ADVENTURES
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled TUESDAYS, 8:30A 07/05/11-09/27/11
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. "Jack Hanna Animal Adventures" is a half-hour live action television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children. In each episode, the camera follow Jack as he spends time with nature's creatures across the continents. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes. Each episode is designed to reveal to children the world around them in a way that presents positive role models and pro-social values within an environmentally responsible universe. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7:00 am and 10:00 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and will be identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 13 to 16 year olds, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Other Matters (2 of 13) Response
Program Title THIS WEEK IN BASEBALL
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 3:30P (07/02/11-09/24/11)
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 Week In Baseball" highlights the pro-social on-and-off the field activities of MLB's leading players and coaches. Working with the National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE), "This Week In Baseball" seeks to provide today's youth with educational messages that can have an impact on development of positive lifestyle behaviors. The program portrays the positive outcomes that result from dedication, hard work, self-discipline, teamwork, practice and personal responsibilities. The program also relates the achievements and experiences of baseball players to potential achievements in life. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7:00 am and 10:00 pm. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to teens (13-16 year olds), at the beginning and through each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Other Matters (3 of 13) Response
Program Title CAKE (THIS TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 12P 07/02/11-09/24/11
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. Cake, super creative teen, hosts a cable access show, "Cake TV", with the help of her three best friends, Miracle, Amy and Benjamin. The show is produced out of Cake's garage and co-hosted by the three girls who show their audience how to take ordinary, everyday items (t-shirts, CD cases, plush toys) and make them extraordinary using a little imagination, and a glue gun!
Other Matters (4 of 13) Response
Program Title BUSYTOWN MYSTERIES (THIS TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:30A, 07/02/11-09/24/11
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Curiosities are everywhere in Busytown and so are Huckle Cat, Lowly Worm, Sally Cat, Hilda Hippo plus Pig Will and Pig Won't. Each episode is an innovative blend of humor and learning based around six unforgettable friends and many other colorful characters from the amazing world of Richard Scarry's books. Viewers follow the friends as they scour Busytown looking for the answer to the episode's mystery.
Other Matters (5 of 13) Response
Program Title REAL LIFE 101
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled THURSDAYS, 8:30A 07/07/11-09/29/11
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 (6 of 13) Response
Program Title ANIMAL ATLAS CLASSICS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRIDAYS, 8:30A, 07/01/11-09/30/11
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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 entertaining and educational half-hour program that explores the world of animal wildlife, promoting a better understanding of how various animal species live and what they need to survive. With an entertaining narrative, the series combines focused examinations of certain tiopics such as Animal Appetites (which explores the various diets of animals along with information about how animals catch and eat their food, how dieets determine their lifestyle, etc.), Animal Antics, (a hilarious look at the crazy physical antics and talents of certain species), Animal Babies (an intimate look at babies of various species, how they are born, how they are raised and the difficulties and delights of growing up), along with shows which focus solely on certain animals such as elephants, berars, and monkeys. In these shows a through and entertaining exploration of the specific animal takes the viewer into that animal's world as we see where it lives, how it eats, how it plays, how the family unit operates, and what threatens and supports its survival. Animal Atlas also promotes responsibility toward wildlife issues by educating the viewer about endangered species and wildlife habits, as well as informing viewers how to support wildlife conservation.
Other Matters (7 of 13) Response
Program Title STARGATE INFINITY (THIS TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAYS 7A 04/03/11-06/26/11
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 9 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In this animated action-adventure series based on MGM's successful sci-fi movie and television franchise "Stargate" four exceptional Air Force Academy cadets and a wrongly court-martialed Stargate veteran must travel through the gated wormholes from one planet to the next in order to protect a mysterious alien creature from the sinister clutches of a new extraterrestrial enemy. Together they must learn to adapt to new cultures and each other while trying to find a safe haven for the alien and clear their names so they can return home.
Other Matters (8 of 13) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA ANIMAL ADVENTURES
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 8:00A, 07/02/11-09/24/11
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. "Jack Hanna Animal Adventures" is a half-hour live action television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children. In each episode, the camera follow Jack as he spends time with nature's creatures across the continents. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes. Each episode is designed to reveal to children the world around them in a way that presents positive role models and pro-social values within an environmentally responsible universe. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7:00 am and 10:00 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and will be identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 13 to 16 year olds, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Other Matters (9 of 13) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA'S ANIMAL ADVENTURES
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled WEDNESDAYS 8:30A, 07/06/11-09/28/11
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. "Jack Hanna Animal Adventures" is a half-hour live action television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children. In each episode, the camera follow Jack as he spends time with nature's creatures across the continents. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes. Each episode is designed to reveal to children the world around them in a way that presents positive role models and pro-social values within an environmentally responsible universe. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7:00 am and 10:00 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and will be identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 13 to 16 year olds, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Other Matters (10 of 13) Response
Program Title GREEN SCREEN ADVENTURES (THIS TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS, 10A, 07/02/11-09/24/11
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 7 years to 13 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Green Screen Adventures sparks enthusiasm for writing through age-appropriate sketch comedy, original songs, puppetry, and story theatre. The stories are based on the writing of elementary school students, ages 7-13. Children get the message that their words have power, that their voices are being heard. Our diverse Green Screen company of performers and writers reinforce critical writing skills and share positive social messages. Our educational mission emphasizes the four Curiosity, Confidence, Citizenship, Compassion.
Other Matters (11 of 13) Response
Program Title BUSY WORLD OF RICHARD SCARRY (THIS TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 11:00A AND 11:30A, 07/02/11-09/24/11
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This fully animated series is based on the books by Richard Scarry which parents worldwide rely on to teach valuable lessons. Busytown is an enchanting place that's abuzz with energy and life. Young audiences love to sing and laugh along, as Huckle Cat and Lowly Worm make their way through the day. Always concerned for each other, the residents of Busytown make time for a song and a smile.
Other Matters (12 of 13) Response
Program Title ANIMAL ATLAS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled MONDAYS 8:30A 07/04/11-09/26/11
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 entertaining and educational half-hour program that explores the world of animal wildlife, promoting a better understanding of how various animal species live and what they need to survive. With an entertaining narrative, the series combines focused examinations of certain tiopics such as Animal Appetites (which explores the various diets of animals along with information about how animals catch and eat their food, how dieets determine their lifestyle, etc.), Animal Antics, (a hilarious look at the crazy physical antics and talents of certain species), Animal Babies (an intimate look at babies of various species, how they are born, how they are raised and the difficulties and delights of growing up), along with shows which focus solely on certain animals such as elephants, berars, and monkeys. In these shows a through and entertaining exploration of the specific animal takes the viewer into that animal's world as we see where it lives, how it eats, how it plays, how the family unit operates, and what threatens and supports its survival. Animal Atlas also promotes responsibility toward wildlife issues by educating the viewer about endangered species and wildlife habits, as well as informing viewers how to support wildlife conservation.
Other Matters (13 of 13) Response
Program Title EYEWITNESS KIDS NEWS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 8:30A, 07/02/11-09/24/11
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. Teen Kids News is a weekly, 30 minute magazine program audience targeting the 13 - 16 year old FCC children's programming category. It contains a diverse cast of performers who are all teenagers, dealing with issues that affect them, with regular KIS (kids in the street) reactions to current events. The program features information and education on health issues, Internet safety, science and math features along with homework advice, career information and on scene visits to places around the world. It is closed captioned and contains an E/I super throughout the program.

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