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

FRN:
0002538445
File Number:
CPR-131329
Submit Date:
07/06/2012
Call Sign:
WMOR-TV
Facility ID:
53819
City:
LAKELAND
State:
FL
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
07/06/2012
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Second Quarter of 2012

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 Independent
Affiliated network
Nielsen DMA Tampa-St.Pete-Sarasota
Web Home Page Address http://www.mor-tv.com/index.html

Digital Core Programming

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Question Response
State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station on its main program stream 3.0
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 336.0
State the average number of hours per week of Core Programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671: 10.0
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(10)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 10) Response
Program Title Doodlebops R.R.S.(This TV Network)(Multicast)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays / 10:00am
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 1 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The general educational goal and discrete educational objectives are fully integrated with "Doodlebops Rockin' Road Show" characters, settings, storylines and music. By focusing on the zany exploits of the world's most fun band, the series provides the young viewing audience with a non-threatening and relatable arena from which to observe and learn from the actions of others. Learning is engaging, natural, and becomes part of the overall enjoyment of the series.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 10) Response
Program Title Liberty's Kids (This TV Network) (Multicast)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays / 9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 65
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. Liberty's Kids is designed to enable 7- to 12-year-olds to experience, in fresh and exciting ways, the extraordinary period of 1774 to 1787 in American history, as the thirteen colonies, led by a group of courageous and brilliant individuals, fought for freedom from Britain and established a new nation. It uses powerful storytelling to address three primary educational goals: To introduce young people to an extensive cast of remarkable historical figures, from Ben Franklin to Phillis Wheatly, and to enable them to understand the incredible sacrifices these individuals made to help found the United States. To guide young people through the entire sequence of amazing events that led to the creation of a new nation, from the homes of ordinary Americans and the meeting halls from Virginia to Massachusetts to the numerous battlefields in the colonies and the royal courts of France and England. To help young people understand the importance of key philosophical, social and political issues at the heart of the American Revolution by setting these issues in actual historical contexts, by having individuals such as Jefferson and Paine explain these issues and by seeing the impact of these issues on the lives of ordinary citizens.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 10) Response
Program Title Edgemont - E/I (Main Digital)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays / 9:30am, 10:00am, 10:30am, 11:00am, 11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 65
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. A series designed to inform and educate teen audiences about issues that arise in school and at home. Storylines focus on the social and emotional challenges that every secondary schol student faces, from friendships and romantic attachments, to ethical and moral choices and family relationships.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 10) Response
Program Title Teen Kids News - E/I (Main Digital)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays/ 9:00am
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. Hosted by a team of budding journalists, this child-oriented newscast covers serious topics like terrorism, bullying and health issues, along with lighter entertainment stories and international news.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 10) Response
Program Title Green Screen Adventures - E/I (This TV Network) (Multicast)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 10:00am
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 3 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. Green Screen Adventures sparks enthusiam for writing through age-appropriate sketch comedy, original songs, puppetry and story theatre. Stories are based on the writing of elementary school students, ages 7-13.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 10) Response
Program Title Dino Squad- E/I (This TV Network) (Multicast)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 12:00pm and 12:30pm
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 9 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Dino Squad is designed to promote and reinforce cooperation, teamwork, and related interpersonal social skills and positive character development via the portrayal of the actions and experiences of a group of high school students in the context of highly entertaining and engaging stories.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 10) Response
Program Title Busy World of Richard Scarry, E/I (This TV Network)(Multicast)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 11:00am and 11:30am
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 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The aim of the series is to make television a positive force in the lives of these children. To stimulate imagination and foster vicarious play, to teach pro-social behavior and move beyond family attachments, to develop skills on which academic learning depends.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 10) Response
Program Title Doodlebops (This TV Network)(Multicast)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays / 10:30am
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 1 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The general educational goal and discrete educational objectives are fully integrated with "The Doodlebops" characters, settings, storylines and music. By focusing on the zany exploits of the world's most fun band, the series provides the young viewing audience with a non-threatening and relatable arena from which to observe and learn from the actions of others. Learning is engaging, natural, and becomes part of the overall enjoyment of the series.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 10) Response
Program Title Busytown Mysteries-E/I (This TV Network) (Multicast)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/10:30am
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. The show's educational content includes a range of meaningful metacognitive, social-emotional and core-knowledge learning goals aimed at promoting school readiness. The series gives youngsters an understanding and appreciation of the critical thinking skills involved in scientific inquiry. It brings them a broad base of interesting knowledge on which to practice these burgeoning skills, as well as the psycho-social abilities to effectively do so.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 10) Response
Program Title Profiles of Nature - E/I (Estrella TV)(Multicast)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays / 8:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 78
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. A nature series that takes a fascinating look at animal behavior in the wild. It has an extradorinary panorama of stories, highlighting wildlife such as black bears, moose, coyotes, turtles, cougars, etc. These compelling tales unfold in beautiful landscapes around the world.
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 Angela Moody
Address 7201 E Hillsborough Avenue
City Tampa
State FL
Zip 33610
Telephone Number 813-740-3225
Email Address ajmoody@hearst.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 (15)

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Other Matters (1 of 15) Response
Program Title Young Icons - E/I (Main Digital)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays/ 11:00am (Starting 9/23)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
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 Young Icons offers viewers a glimpse inside the lives of the brightest and the best of American youth (age 18 and younger), including world-class athletes, accomplished artists, scholars, and entrepreneurs. These extraordinary young people are making a real difference in the world, proving that any goal is attainable.
Other Matters (2 of 15) Response
Program Title Teen Kids News - E/I (Main Digital)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays/9:00am (Moves to 10:00 am on 9/23)
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. Hosted by a team of budding journalists, this child-oriented newscast covers serious topics like terrorism, bullying and health issues, along with lighter entertainment stories and international news.
Other Matters (3 of 15) Response
Program Title Green Screen Adventures - E/I (This TV Network) (Multicast)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 10:00am
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 enthusiam for writing through age-appropriate sketch comedy, original songs, puppetry and story theatre. Stories are based on the writing of elementary school students, ages 7-13.
Other Matters (4 of 15) Response
Program Title Doodlebops (This TV Network)(Multicast)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays / 10:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 1 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The general educational goal and discrete educational objectives are fully integrated with "The Doodlebops" characters, settings, storylines and music. By focusing on the zany exploits of the world's most fun band, the series provides the young viewing audience with a non-threatening and relatable arena from which to observe and learn from the actions of others. Learning is engaging, natural, and becomes part of the overall enjoyment of the series.
Other Matters (5 of 15) Response
Program Title Dino Squad- E/I (This TV Network) (Multicast)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 12:00pm and 12:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
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. Dino Squad is designed to promote and reinforce cooperation, teamwork, and related interpersonal social skills and positive character development via the portrayal of the actions and experiences of a group of high school students in the context of highly entertaining and engaging stories
Other Matters (6 of 15) Response
Program Title Set For Life - E/I (Main Digital)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays/ 10:30am (Starting 9/23)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
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 high energy, high impact series is designed to inspire and introduce teenagers to the importance of higher education. Teens will see firsthand the diverse and exciting dynamics that college life offers, while learning the different paths college students can take to complete their degree.
Other Matters (7 of 15) Response
Program Title Busytown Mysteries-E/I (This TV Network) (Multicast)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/10:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The show's educational content includes a range of meaningful metacognitive, social-emotional and core-knowledge learning goals aimed at promoting school readiness. The series gives youngsters an understanding and appreciation of the critical thinking skills involved in scientific inquiry. It brings them a broad base of interesting knowledge on which to practice these burgeoning skills, as well as the psycho-social abilities to effectively do so.
Other Matters (8 of 15) Response
Program Title Aqua Kids- E/I (Main Digital)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays/ 9:00am (Starting 9/23)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Aqua Kids motivates young people to take an active role in preserving aquatic environments and wildlife, by showing how other kids just like them can do the same. Whether it's saving sea turtles or participating in a beach cleanup, the Aqua Kids demonstrate the real and lasting contribution children can make in protecting the future of their community and the world.
Other Matters (9 of 15) Response
Program Title Now Eat This! with Rocco Dispirito- E/I (Main Digital)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays/ 11:30am (Starting 9/23)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
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. Now Eat This! with Rocco Dispirito is Rocco's new show in which he challenges families and individuals to make over their diets and adopt a healthier lifestyle. The secret? Eat what you love, but say goodbye to processed ingredients, bad fats, and empty calories. And most importantly, learn to cook - Rocco style! Each episode, Rocco arms families and individuals with the right recipes, ingredients, and cooking skills to maximize the value and flavor of their favorite meals.
Other Matters (10 of 15) Response
Program Title Doodlebops R.R.S.(This TV Network)(Multicast)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays / 10:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 1 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The general educational goal and discrete educational objectives are fully integrated with "Doodlebops Rockin' Road Show" characters, settings, storylines and music. By focusing on the zany exploits of the world's most fun band, the series provides the young viewing audience with a non-threatening and relatable arena from which to observe and learn from the actions of others. Learning is engaging, natural, and becomes part of the overall enjoyment of the series.
Other Matters (11 of 15) Response
Program Title Profiles of Nature - E/I (Estrella TV)(Multicast)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays / 8:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 78
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. A nature series that takes a fascinating look at animal behavior in the wild. It has an extradorinary panorama of stories, highlighting wildlife such as black bears, moose, coyotes, turtles, cougars, etc. These compelling tales unfold in beautiful landscapes around the world.
Other Matters (12 of 15) Response
Program Title Busy World of Richard Scarry, The - E/I (This TV Network)(Multicast)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 11:00am and 11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
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. The aim of the series is to make television a positive force in the lives of these children. To stimulate imagination and foster vicarious play, to teach pro-social behavior and move beyond family attachments, to develop skills on which academic learning depends.
Other Matters (13 of 15) Response
Program Title Liberty's Kids (This TV Network) (Multicast)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays / 9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 65
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 7 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Liberty's Kids is designed to enable 7- to 12-year-olds to experience, in fresh and exciting ways, the extraordinary period of 1774 to 1787 in American history, as the thirteen colonies, led by a group of courageous and brilliant individuals, fought for freedom from Britain and established a new nation. It uses powerful storytelling to address three primary educational goals: To introduce young people to an extensive cast of remarkable historical figures, from Ben Franklin to Phillis Wheatly, and to enable them to understand the incredible sacrifices these individuals made to help found the United States. To guide young people through the entire sequence of amazing events that led to the creation of a new nation, from the homes of ordinary Americans and the meeting halls from Virginia to Massachusetts to the numerous battlefields in the colonies and the royal courts of France and England. To help young people understand the importance of key philosophical, social and political issues at the heart of the American Revolution by setting these issues in actual historical contexts, by having individuals such as Jefferson and Paine explain these issues and by seeing the impact of these issues on the lives of ordinary citizens.
Other Matters (14 of 15) Response
Program Title Chat Room- E/I (Main Digital)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays/ 9:30am (Starting 9/23)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
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. "ChatRoom" provides a compelling look at real-life situations that happen to today's teens. Our adult host and teen panel then discuss the issues presented in a direct and forthright manner. While entertaining our target audience, we also educate them on how to problem solve and come up with intelligent and appropriate solutions to issues they may face both at home and at school.
Other Matters (15 of 15) Response
Program Title Edgemont - E/I (Main Digital)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays / 9:30am, 10:00am, 10:30am, 11:00am, 11:30am / (Moves to 8:30am starting 9/23)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 62
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. A series designed to inform and educate teen audiences about issues that arise in school and at home. Storylines focus on the social and emotional challenges that every secondary school student faces, from friendships and romantic attachments, to ethical and moral choices and family relationships.

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

FAILURE TO SIGN THIS APPLICATION MAY RESULT IN DISMISSAL OF THE APPLICATION AND FORFEITURE OF ANY FEES PAID

Upon grant of this application, the Authorization Holder may be subject to certain construction or coverage requirements. Failure to meet the construction or coverage requirements will result in automatic cancellation of the Authorization. Consult appropriate FCC regulations to determine the construction or coverage requirements that apply to the type of Authorization requested in this application.

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS MADE ON THIS FORM OR ANY ATTACHMENTS ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. Code, Title 18, §1001) AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION AUTHORIZATION (U.S. Code, Title 47, §312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. Code, Title 47, §503).

I certify that this application includes all required and relevant attachments.
I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

WMOR-TV Company


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