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

FRN:
0014489892
File Number:
CPR-136223
Submit Date:
01/02/2013
Call Sign:
WWAY
Facility ID:
12033
City:
WILMINGTON
State:
NC
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/02/2013
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Fourth Quarter of 2012

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 ABC/RTV
Nielsen DMA Wilmington NC
Web Home Page Address WWW.WWAYTV3.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 0.0
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(12)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 12) Response
Program Title ECO COMPANY
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled THURSDAYS 8-830AM ET RTV
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. What does it mean to "go green" as a teen? More and more young people want to know the answer to that question. Now there's Eco Company, a national TV show on a quest to find answers. Eco Company is hosted by a dynamic group of teens who combine their natural curiosity with their enthusiasm to preserve the planet they will inherit. Every week Eco Company explores all aspects of being green and understanding how we impact our world. From reporting on the latest technologies in energy, recycling, conservation and organics to sharing the stories of young people making a positive impact on the environment. In addition every week Eco Company provides a practical tip that teens and people of all ages can use in their daily lives. Eco Company is designed to be an interactive program from finding out what's on the mind of all teens by talking to them wherever we find them to providing a forum on this website for teens to share their own videos about going green. Find out where Eco Company is airing near you and make Eco Company appointment viewing in your house!
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 12) Response
Program Title EVERYDAY HEALTH
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS/1030-11AM ET
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. IN THIS WEEKLY HALF-HOUR SERIES DEVELOPED AND PRODUCED TO EDUCATE AND INFORM VIEWERS AGES 13-16, OUR HOSTS SCAN THE COUNTRY FINDING THOSE WHO 'PAY IT FORWARD' TO PROMOTE HEALTH AND WELLNESS. THE REMARKABLE PEOPLE THAT VIEWERS MEET ARE REFERRED TO AS 'AGENTS OF CHANGE,' SPECIAL INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE MAKING BIG CHANGES IN PEOPLE'S LIVES, ONE SMALL STEP AT A TIME. EVERYDAY HEALTH IS A SERIES THAT UNIQUELY RAISES AWARENESS TO HELP FIGHT OBESITY, RAISE SELF-ESTEEM, ESTABLISH PHYSICAL FITNESS HABITS AND PREVENT NEGATIVE HEALTH CHOICES. AN INSPIRATIONAL PROGRAM ABOUT PEOPLE WHO CONFRONT CHALLENGES BY TAKING CONTROL, EVERYDAY HEALTH, THROUGH CAPTIVATING STORYTELLING, REPORTS ON AMAZING TEENS AND OTHER SELFLESS AMERICANS WHO ARE 'PAYING IT FORWARD,' WITH GOOD WILL AND NEW IDEAS THAT WILL INSPIRE OTHER TEENS TO TAKE ACTION.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 12) Response
Program Title 9TH PERIOD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRIDAYS, 8-830AM ET RTV
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 10 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. During the school day, they're top-notch students, working hard to make the grade. But come 9th period the textbooks are gone and the 3 kids team together and use the observation and deductive reasoning skills they've developed in class to solve the town's mysteries and crimes. Viewers will be engrossed in 9th Period as they use their own cognitive skills to solve the mysteries along with Peyton, Conner and Meg. Every episode includes a moral lesson as well integrating interesting science facts and other classroom knowledge. the Aqua Kids demonstrate the real and lasting contribution children can make in protecting the future of their community and the world.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 12) Response
Program Title BORN TO EXPLORE
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS/ 10-1030AM ET
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. DEVELOPED AND PRODUCED FOR 13-16 YEAR OLDS, THE WORLDS CULTURES AND ITS GEOGRAPHICAL WONDERS COME ALIVE AS THE YOUNGEST PRESIDENT IN EXPLORERS CLUB HISTORY, RICHARD WIESE, TAKES VIEWERS ON A GLOBETROTTING ADVENTURE. WHILE DEVELOPED FOR 13-16 YEAR OLDS, BORN TO EXPLORE, IS ENGAGING FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY. IN THIS WEEKLY HALF-HOUR SERIES, RICHARD UNCOVERS AMAZING FACTS OF NATURE AND MANMADE TREASURES. IN BORN TO EXPLORE, RICHARD WIESE TAKES THE ROLE OF THE SOCIAL STUDIES TEACHER TO A NEW LEVEL, BRINING THE VIEWING AUDIENCE TO THE PLACES AND PEOPLE OF OUR WORLD WHO FORM OUR CULTURES. WHETHER HE CLIMBS MOUNT KILIMANJARO, EXPLORES WHY PEOPLE LIVE AT THE BASE OF AN ACTIVE VOLCANO, OR TRAVELS DOWN THE NILE RIVER, VIEWERS WILL TRAVEL THE WORLD WITHOUT LEAVING THEIR HOMES.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 12) Response
Program Title FOOD FOR THOUGHT
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS/11-1130AM ET
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. YOUNG, ENTHUSIASTIC AND PASSIONATE ABOUT FOOD, CLAIRE THOMAS IS THE 22 YEAR OLD HOST WHO OPENS VIEWERS' EYES TO HOW EVERYDAY LIFE CAN INSPIRE CULINARY CREATIONS IN FOOD FOR THOUGHT. EACH WEEKLY-HALF HOUR, PRODUCED FOR AGES 13-16, INFORMS AND EDUCATES TEENS ABOUT THE POWER OF FOOD AS A TOOL FOR EXPLORING NEW PLACES, MEETING NEW PEOPLE AND LEARNING ABOUT DIFFERENT CULTURES. CLAIRE SERVES AS A ROLE MODEL FOR 13-16 YEAR OLD VIEWERS BY SHOWING HER PASSION FOR HER FAMILY, LIFE AND HEALTHY LIVING BY SHARING STORIES IN THE KITCHEN. CREATIVE INSPIRATION CAN COME FROM ANY PLACE AT ANY TIME - SOMETIMES FROM FAMILY, SOMETIMES FROM FRIENDS, OR EVEN FROM BLOGGERS NEEDING HER HELP. NO MATTER HOW EXOTIC OR LOCAL THE LOCATION, SHE'S ALWAYS IN SEARCH OF NEW TASTES AND PLACES TO EXPLORE. BASED ON HER UNIQUE PERSPECTIVE GATHERED THROUGHOUT EACH EPISODE, CLAIRE WILL TEACH THE AUDIENCE HOW TO PREPARE THE "INSPIRED" DISH WHILE PROMOTING A HEALTHY ATTITUDE TOWARDS FOOD AND LIFE.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 12) Response
Program Title REAL LIFE 101
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled TUESDAY 830-9AM ET RTV
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. Have you thought about your "dream job?" Do you have any idea what it takes to get there? Are you headed in the right direction? Real Life 101 introduces you to real people doing real jobs. From doctors, lawyers and veterinarians to career counselors, drug counselors, Lipizzaner stallion trainers and special effects wizards, Real Life 101 takes you "on the job" so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed! Join hosts Jillian, Shawn and Gracey every week as they explore new professions in the exciting world of work. It's a half-hour of thought-provoking, eye-opening fun and entertainment!
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 12) Response
Program Title PASSPORT TO EXPLORE
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled WEDNESDAY, 8-830AM ET RTV
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. In accordance with the 1990 Children's Television Act (ATC) intended to increase educational and informational programming for children on television, Passport To Explore clearly meets the goals of providing children with a television show that meets CORE requirements of the FCC as follows: 1. The Passport To Explore website will be easily accessed by parents and provide a clear description of the types of programming offered. 2. Passport To Explore provides CORE programming in the area of geography and prevailing local customs related to the areas visited. Not only does the series present geographical and morays about the areas visited, but it aims to enrich children's lives by making them aware of the differences that exist and how enriching those differences can be to their own lives. Each episode provides information related to the specific area visited and gives an educational approach to its history. 3. Passport To Explore uses the technique of near peer mentors i.e., children to teach other children. Each episode employs children who ask questions and experience first hand the experience of the topic.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 12) Response
Program Title Sea Rescue
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS/1130AM-12PM ET
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The half-hour weekly series, Sea Rescue, features the rescue, rehabilitation and " in many instances - release back into the wild of ocean wildlife. Produced for ages 13-16, Sea Rescue offers educational and entertaining television by demonstrating the welfare and medical benefits that rescue and rehabilitation programs provide animals. Viewers will also learn that theres a reciprocal benefit: rescued animals provide valuable insight into their biology and ecology. This information adds to the pool of knowledge necessary to conserve threatened and endangered species. Each week, Sea Rescue will leave its audience inspired by the real-life stories of the featured animals and rescuers and with a fuller understanding of the rich array of sea life with which we share our planet.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 12) Response
Program Title MUSTARD PANCAKES
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled MONDAYS, 8-830AM ET RTV
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 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. MUSTARD PANCAKES is a television series for children, featuring the loveable and talented Courtney Campbell, and her family of fun-loving puppets. Each episode mirrors a slice of everyday life, from problems to celebrations and everything in between. Courtney lives with her cat, Mr. D., and her three dogs, Oogleberry Ink Dog, Tiny Tina Ten Toes and Mo. Courtney's home is warm, friendly and inviting. A cozy place where all children feel comfortable hanging out, singing songs and hearing stories.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 12) Response
Program Title OCEAN MYSTERIES
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS/ 930-10AM ET
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. THE HALF-HOUR WEEKLY SERIES, OCEAN MYSTERIES, OFFERS A FRESH APPROACH TO THE QUEST FOR AQUATIC UNDERSTANDING BY BLENDING STORIES OF FASCINATING SEA CREATURES, COMPARISONS TO POPULAR LAND ANIMALS, AND ANALOGIES TO HUMAN EXPERIENCE. HOSTED BY JEFF CORWIN, OCEAN MYSTERIES IS PRODUCED FOR AGES 13-16-AND BEYOND- BY SHOWING HOW ANIMALS SHARE BEHAVIORS, CHALLENGES AND TRIUMPHS THAT HUMANS DO. FROM EXCITING RESCUES OF ABANDONED ANIMALS TO UNEXPECTED CONFLICTS IN THE 'FAMILY DYNAMICS' OF MINGLING SPECIES, VIEWERS WILL GET TO KNOW - AND CARE- ABOUT THESE HEROES, AND ALL OF THE FASCINATING LIFE TEEMING IN OUR OCEANS.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 12) Response
Program Title MOUSE IN THE HOUSE
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled TUESDAYS, 8-830AM ET RTV
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 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Mouse in the House is a science series that educates children about science concepts, introducing them to science and math by exploring fundamental principles such as gravity, pressure, kinetics and magnetism by conducting science experiments in an integrated and entertaining way. It is produced using a combination of 3D animation and live footage. The host, Max, is a 3D animated mouse in a 3D animated laboratory setting. Max the Mouse talks to the audience and the participants, explaining what the science concept and experiment is and how to perform it. The participants are junior high school children guided by a science facilitator. Together they perform the experiment instructed by Max the Mouse. Max also proceeds via 3D animation to explain the outcome of the experiment and how it happened
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 12) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA'S WILD COUNTDOWN
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS/ 9-930AM ET
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. WILD LIFE EXPERT AND ANIMAL AMBASSADOR, JACK HANNA, BRINGS THE VIEW FACE TO FACE WITH THE BEST OF THE BEAST. IN THIS WEEKLY HALF-HOUR SERIES THAT WILL ENGAGE VIEWERS 13-16, AS WELL AS THE WHOLE FAMILY, JACK HIGHLIGHTS HIS FAVORITE ANIMALS AND ADVENTURES FROM AROUND THE WORLD. PRESENTED IN COUNTDOWN STYLE, JACK OFFERS UP A DIFFERENT 'TOP TEN' EACH WEEK IN A VARIETY OF CATEGORIES. WHAT ARE THE TOP TEN 'FASTEST ANIMALS IN AFRICA,' 'TALLEST INSECTS,' 'BIGGEST EARS,' 'SMARTEST BIRDS'...JACK WILL ANSWER ALL OF THESE QUESTIONS AND MORE. AS JACK REVEALS THE CATEGORIES, HE GIVES FURTHER INSIGHTS AND INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT THE ANIMALS ALLOWING VIEWERS OF ALL AGES THE OPPORTUNITY TO BE ENTERTAINED AS WELL AS LEARN MORE ABOUT THE FASCINATING ANIMAL KINGDOM IN JACK HANNA'S WILD COUNTDOWN.
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 JESSICA LANGLEY
Address 615 N FRONT STREET
City WILMINGTON
State NC
Zip 28401
Telephone Number 910-762-8581 EXT 280
Email Address JLANGLEY@WWAYTV3.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.

Other Matters (12)

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Other Matters (1 of 12) Response
Program Title FOOD FOR THOUGHT
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS/1130-12PM ET
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. YOUNG, ENTHUSIASTIC AND PASSIONATE ABOUT FOOD, CLAIRE THOMAS IS THE 22 YEAR OLD HOST WHO OPENS VIEWERS' EYES TO HOW EVERYDAY LIFE CAN INSPIRE CULINARY CREATIONS IN FOOD FOR THOUGHT. EACH WEEKLY-HALF HOUR, PRODUCED FOR AGES 13-16, INFORMS AND EDUCATES TEENS ABOUT THE POWER OF FOOD AS A TOOL FOR EXPLORING NEW PLACES, MEETING NEW PEOPLE AND LEARNING ABOUT DIFFERENT CULTURES. CLAIRE SERVES AS A ROLE MODEL FOR 13-16 YEAR OLD VIEWERS BY SHOWING HER PASSION FOR HER FAMILY, LIFE AND HEALTHY LIVING BY SHARING STORIES IN THE KITCHEN. CREATIVE INSPIRATION CAN COME FROM ANY PLACE AT ANY TIME - SOMETIMES FROM FAMILY, SOMETIMES FROM FRIENDS, OR EVEN FROM BLOGGERS NEEDING HER HELP. NO MATTER HOW EXOTIC OR LOCAL THE LOCATION, SHE'S ALWAYS IN SEARCH OF NEW TASTES AND PLACES TO EXPLORE. BASED ON HER UNIQUE PERSPECTIVE GATHERED THROUGHOUT EACH EPISODE, CLAIRE WILL TEACH THE AUDIENCE HOW TO PREPARE THE "INSPIRED" DISH WHILE PROMOTING A HEALTHY ATTITUDE TOWARDS FOOD AND LIFE.
Other Matters (2 of 12) Response
Program Title BORN TO EXPLORE
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS/ 10-1030AM ET
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. DEVELOPED AND PRODUCED FOR 13-16 YEAR OLDS, THE WORLDS CULTURES AND ITS GEOGRAPHICAL WONDERS COME ALIVE AS THE YOUNGEST PRESIDENT IN EXPLORERS CLUB HISTORY, RICHARD WIESE, TAKES VIEWERS ON A GLOBETROTTING ADVENTURE. WHILE DEVELOPED FOR 13-16 YEAR OLDS, BORN TO EXPLORE, IS ENGAGING FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY. IN THIS WEEKLY HALF-HOUR SERIES, RICHARD UNCOVERS AMAZING FACTS OF NATURE AND MANMADE TREASURES. IN BORN TO EXPLORE, RICHARD WIESE TAKES THE ROLE OF THE SOCIAL STUDIES TEACHER TO A NEW LEVEL, BRINING THE VIEWING AUDIENCE TO THE PLACES AND PEOPLE OF OUR WORLD WHO FORM OUR CULTURES. WHETHER HE CLIMBS MOUNT KILIMANJARO, EXPLORES WHY PEOPLE LIVE AT THE BASE OF AN ACTIVE VOLCANO, OR TRAVELS DOWN THE NILE RIVER, VIEWERS WILL TRAVEL THE WORLD WITHOUT LEAVING THEIR HOMES.
Other Matters (3 of 12) Response
Program Title REAL LIFE 101
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled TUESDAYS, 830-9AM ET RTV
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. Have you thought about your "dream job?" Do you have any idea what it takes to get there? Are you headed in the right direction? Real Life 101 introduces you to real people doing real jobs. From doctors, lawyers and veterinarians to career counselors, drug counselors, Lipizzaner stallion trainers and special effects wizards, Real Life 101 takes you "on the job" so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed! Join hosts Jillian, Shawn and Gracey every week as they explore new professions in the exciting world of work. It's a half-hour of thought-provoking, eye-opening fun and entertainment!
Other Matters (4 of 12) Response
Program Title 9TH PERIOD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRIDAYS, 8-830AM ET RTV
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. During the school day, they're top-notch students, working hard to make the grade. But come 9th period the textbooks are gone and the 3 kids team together and use the observation and deductive reasoning skills they've developed in class to solve the town's mysteries and crimes. Viewers will be engrossed in 9th Period as they use their own cognitive skills to solve the mysteries along with Peyton, Conner and Meg. Every episode includes a moral lesson as well integrating interesting science facts and other classroom knowledge.
Other Matters (5 of 12) Response
Program Title PASSPORT TO EXPLORE
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled WEDNESDAY, 8-830AM ET RTV
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. In accordance with the 1990 Children's Television Act (ATC) intended to increase educational and informational programming for children on television, Passport To Explore clearly meets the goals of providing children with a television show that meets CORE requirements of the FCC as follows: 1. The Passport To Explore website will be easily accessed by parents and provide a clear description of the types of programming offered. 2. Passport To Explore provides CORE programming in the area of geography and prevailing local customs related to the areas visited. Not only does the series present geographical and morays about the areas visited, but it aims to enrich children's lives by making them aware of the differences that exist and how enriching those differences can be to their own lives. Each episode provides information related to the specific area visited and gives an educational approach to its history. 3. Passport To Explore uses the technique of near peer mentors i.e., children to teach other children. Each episode employs children who ask questions and experience first hand the experience of the topic.
Other Matters (6 of 12) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA'S WILD COUNTDOWN
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS/ 9-930AM ET
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. WILD LIFE EXPERT AND ANIMAL AMBASSADOR, JACK HANNA, BRINGS THE VIEW FACE TO FACE WITH THE BEST OF THE BEAST. IN THIS WEEKLY HALF-HOUR SERIES THAT WILL ENGAGE VIEWERS 13-16, AS WELL AS THE WHOLE FAMILY, JACK HIGHLIGHTS HIS FAVORITE ANIMALS AND ADVENTURES FROM AROUND THE WORLD. PRESENTED IN COUNTDOWN STYLE, JACK OFFERS UP A DIFFERENT 'TOP TEN' EACH WEEK IN A VARIETY OF CATEGORIES. WHAT ARE THE TOP TEN 'FASTEST ANIMALS IN AFRICA,' 'TALLEST INSECTS,' 'BIGGEST EARS,' 'SMARTEST BIRDS'...JACK WILL ANSWER ALL OF THESE QUESTIONS AND MORE. AS JACK REVEALS THE CATEGORIES, HE GIVES FURTHER INSIGHTS AND INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT THE ANIMALS ALLOWING VIEWERS OF ALL AGES THE OPPORTUNITY TO BE ENTERTAINED AS WELL AS LEARN MORE ABOUT THE FASCINATING ANIMAL KINGDOM IN JACK HANNA'S WILD COUNTDOWN.
Other Matters (7 of 12) Response
Program Title MOUSE IN THE HOUSE
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled TUESDAYS, 8-830AM ET RTV
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 9 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Mouse in the House is a science series that educates children about science concepts, introducing them to science and math by exploring fundamental principles such as gravity, pressure, kinetics and magnetism by conducting science experiments in an integrated and entertaining way. It is produced using a combination of 3D animation and live footage. The host, Max, is a 3D animated mouse in a 3D animated laboratory setting. Max the Mouse talks to the audience and the participants, explaining what the science concept and experiment is and how to perform it. The participants are junior high school children guided by a science facilitator. Together they perform the experiment instructed by Max the Mouse. Max also proceeds via 3D animation to explain the outcome of the experiment and how it happened
Other Matters (8 of 12) Response
Program Title MUSTARD PANCAKES
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled MONDAYS, 8-830AM ET RTV
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. MUSTARD PANCAKES is a television series for children, featuring the loveable and talented Courtney Campbell, and her family of fun-loving puppets. Each episode mirrors a slice of everyday life, from problems to celebrations and everything in between. Courtney lives with her cat, Mr. D., and her three dogs, Oogleberry Ink Dog, Tiny Tina Ten Toes and Mo. Courtney's home is warm, friendly and inviting. A cozy place where all children feel comfortable hanging out, singing songs and hearing stories.
Other Matters (9 of 12) Response
Program Title ECO COMPANY
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled THURSDAYS8-830 ET RTV
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. What does it mean to "go green" as a teen? More and more young people want to know the answer to that question. Now there's Eco Company, a national TV show on a quest to find answers. Eco Company is hosted by a dynamic group of teens who combine their natural curiosity with their enthusiasm to preserve the planet they will inherit. Every week Eco Company explores all aspects of being green and understanding how we impact our world. From reporting on the latest technologies in energy, recycling, conservation and organics to sharing the stories of young people making a positive impact on the environment. In addition every week Eco Company provides a practical tip that teens and people of all ages can use in their daily lives. Eco Company is designed to be an interactive program from finding out what's on the mind of all teens by talking to them wherever we find them to providing a forum on this website for teens to share their own videos about going green. Find out where Eco Company is airing near you and make Eco Company appointment viewing in your house!
Other Matters (10 of 12) Response
Program Title OCEAN MYSTERIES
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS/ 930-10AM ET
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. THE HALF-HOUR WEEKLY SERIES, OCEAN MYSTERIES, OFFERS A FRESH APPROACH TO THE QUEST FOR AQUATIC UNDERSTANDING BY BLENDING STORIES OF FASCINATING SEA CREATURES, COMPARISONS TO POPULAR LAND ANIMALS, AND ANALOGIES TO HUMAN EXPERIENCE. HOSTED BY JEFF CORWIN, OCEAN MYSTERIES IS PRODUCED FOR AGES 13-16-AND BEYOND- BY SHOWING HOW ANIMALS SHARE BEHAVIORS, CHALLENGES AND TRIUMPHS THAT HUMANS DO. FROM EXCITING RESCUES OF ABANDONED ANIMALS TO UNEXPECTED CONFLICTS IN THE 'FAMILY DYNAMICS' OF MINGLING SPECIES, VIEWERS WILL GET TO KNOW - AND CARE- ABOUT THESE HEROES, AND ALL OF THE FASCINATING LIFE TEEMING IN OUR OCEANS.
Other Matters (11 of 12) Response
Program Title Sea Rescue
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS/1030-11AM ET
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The half-hour weekly series, Sea Rescue, features the rescue, rehabilitation and " in many instances - release back into the wild of ocean wildlife. Produced for ages 13-16, Sea Rescue offers educational and entertaining television by demonstrating the welfare and medical benefits that rescue and rehabilitation programs provide animals. Viewers will also learn that theres a reciprocal benefit: rescued animals provide valuable insight into their biology and ecology. This information adds to the pool of knowledge necessary to conserve threatened and endangered species. Each week, Sea Rescue will leave its audience inspired by the real-life stories of the featured animals and rescuers and with a fuller understanding of the rich array of sea life with which we share our planet.
Other Matters (12 of 12) Response
Program Title RECIPE REHAB
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS/11-1130AM ET
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. In this weekly half-hour competition-style series developed and produced to educate and inform viewers ages 13-16, it is chef against chef in a recipe makeover challenge. Viewers will submit their favorite, decadent, high-calorie, classic family recipes and two acclaimed chefs will face off in a head-to-head competition to give the recipes a low-calorie twist. The audience will learn the value of healthy, wholesome ingredients and how healthy food choices can have positive effects on our quality of life. Special guests will serve as judge and jury.

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