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

FRN:
0021781646
File Number:
CPR-168377
Submit Date:
04/10/2015
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:
04/10/2015
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : First Quarter of 2015

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 7.0
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(15)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 15) Response
Program Title The Coolest Places on Earth
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8a, 1/3-3/28/15
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. [32.2 - 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 (2 of 15) Response
Program Title Family Style with Chef Jeff
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 9a, 1/3-3/28/15
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. [32.2 - 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 (3 of 15) Response
Program Title The Coolest Places on Earth
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 12p, 1/3-3/28/15
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 (4 of 15) Response
Program Title Zoo Clues
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 8a & 8:30a, 1/4-3/29/15
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 (5 of 15) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 1p, 1/3-3/28/15
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 (6 of 15) Response
Program Title Rock the Park
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 11:30a, 1/3-3/28/15
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] "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.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 15) Response
Program Title Expedition Wild
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 10:30a & 11a, 1/3-3/28/15
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. [32.1] 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.
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 On the Spot
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 1:30p, 1/3-3/28/15
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 (9 of 15) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 7a, 7:30a & 9:30a, 1/3-3/28/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
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 (10 of 15) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 7a & 7:30a, 1/4-3/29/15
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 (11 of 15) Response
Program Title On the Spot
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 9a & 9:30a, 1/4-3/29/15
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 (12 of 15) Response
Program Title Calling Dr. Pol
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 7a, 7:30a & 8a, 1/3-3/28/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
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] "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.
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 On the Spot
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8:30a, 1/3-3/28/15
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. [32.2 - 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 (14 of 15) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer: Family Edition
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8:30, 9a, 9:30a & 10a, 1/3-3/28/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
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] "Dog Whisperer: 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.
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 State to State
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 12:30p, 1/3-3/28/15
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] "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

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1)

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1 of 1) Response
Program Title Safari Tracks
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Saturday, 6a & 6:30a, 1/3-3/28/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 26
Number of Preemptions 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. [32.2 - Antenna TV]"Safari Tracks" is an educational and informative program that takes young viewers on an African safari. It focuses on wildlife and the magnificent and mysterious world of these animals, all in their natural habitat. Follow Ushaka as the African continent is explored, from the brush lands of the Savanna to the great Okavango Delta, and beyond. This series strives to present a wide variety of info in a number of interactive and poignant sequences to make knowledge of the animal kingdom both simpler and easier to remember.
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

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Sponsored Core Programming (0)

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Liaison Contact

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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 Dannell Bostick
Address 10255 SW Arctic Drive
City Beaverton
State OR
Zip 97005
Telephone Number 503-972-0725
Email Address dbostick@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 aired on Antenna TV (32.2), than those which aired on primary channel (32.1).

Other Matters (15)

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Other Matters (1 of 15) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 1p, 4/4-6/27/15
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 (2 of 15) Response
Program Title On the Spot
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 1:30p, 4/4-6/27/15
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.
Other Matters (3 of 15) Response
Program Title Rock the Park
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 11:30a, 4/4-6/27/15
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 (4 of 15) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 7a, 7:30a & 9:30a, 4/4-6/27/15
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 (5 of 15) Response
Program Title The Coolest Places on Earth
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 12p, 4/4-6/27/15
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 (6 of 15) Response
Program Title On the Spot
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8:30a, 4/4-6/27/15
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 (7 of 15) Response
Program Title Family Style with Chef Jeff
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 9a, 4/4-6/27/15
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 (8 of 15) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 7a & 7:30a, 4/5-6/28/15
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 (9 of 15) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer: Family Edition
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8:30a, 9a, 9:30a & 10a, 4/4-6/27/15
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
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: 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 (10 of 15) Response
Program Title Zoo Clues
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 8a & 8:30a, 4/5-6/28/15
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 (11 of 15) Response
Program Title Calling Dr. Pol
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 7a, 7:30a & 8a, 4/4-6/27/15
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. [32.1] "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 (12 of 15) Response
Program Title Expedition Wild
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 10:30 & 11a, 4/4-6/27/15
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 (13 of 15) Response
Program Title State to State
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 12:30p, 4/4-6/27/15
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 (14 of 15) Response
Program Title On the Spot
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 9a & 9:30a, 4/5-6/28/15
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 (15 of 15) Response
Program Title The Coolest Places on Earth
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8a, 4/4-6/27/15
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.

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