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

FRN:
0022491633
File Number:
CPR-137171
Submit Date:
01/08/2013
Call Sign:
WSTM-TV
Facility ID:
21252
City:
SYRACUSE
State:
NY
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/08/2013
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 NBC
Nielsen DMA Syracuse
Web Home Page Address www.CNYCentral.com

Digital Core Programming

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Question Response
State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station on its main program stream 3.0
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 336.0
State the average number of hours per week of Core Programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671: 7.0
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(19)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 19) Response
Program Title Passport to Explore (CNYCentral Digital 3.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The cultures, traditions and other 'inside' information presented by a team of teens that travels around the world. The also present positives that could be incorporated in the American lifestyle.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 19) Response
Program Title Noodle & Doodle (NBC Digital 3.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 10am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
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. Art and cooking projects that can be replicated at home by parents and children playing together. Segments demonstrate how recycled materials can be transformed, with creativity, into art, and how food can also be a creative experience. This quarter, some specific topics in show segments included: remembering a beach vacation by making a display using items collected from the beach; special family photograph placemats make a family meal even more special; healthy treats as a gift make someone feel special. On Dec. 15, NBC interrupted with a special report for 10 minutes, 40 seconds. Even though it was breaking news, we re-scheduled the show and ran a :15 announcement 6 times 12/19 - 12/21.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Noodle & Doodle (NBC Digital 3.1)
List date and time rescheduled 12/22 1PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # 12/15 ENAD 117
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (3 of 19) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Into the Wild (WSTQ Digital 3.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SU 8am
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. How animals adapt to their biodiversity, and the impact, both positive and negative, of conservation efforts aimed at preserving their environments. A different animal/ecosystem is profiled each week.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 19) Response
Program Title Justin Time (NBC Digital 3.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 11:30am
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 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Encouragement of self-directed learning, as an imaginary playmate takes a viewer-aged boy on adventures that give him the experience to solve 'real' problems. Specific themes from adventures include: recycling and disposing of garbage makes the earth greener; following directions will help get to a goal quicker; listening includes hearing the meaning of the words.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 19) Response
Program Title Mystery Hunters (CNYCentral Digital 3.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 11am
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. Teens explore myths and mysteries from around the world, with the help of a skeptical scientist who also provides 'the facts.'
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 19) Response
Program Title Beta Records (WSTQ Digital 3.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SU 7:30am
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. A closeup look at the recording industry, with tips and tutorials on how it can become a career. Interviews with recording stars, music executives and producers, plus a look at how music intertwines with and influences fashion and pop culture.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 19) Response
Program Title Rescue Heroes (WSTQ Digital 3.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 7am
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 6 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Protecting the world from man-made and natural disasters is the mission of a team which also shows how to keep an open mind, ask for help, face your fears, be persistent and prepared, and emphasize procedure in reaching your goals.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 19) Response
Program Title The Pajanimals (NBC Digital 3.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 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 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Viewers see bedtime routines and how to practice them consistently. Each episode also features nighttime dreams featuring age-appropriate problems, and how to solve them. Among topics this quarter: showing mom she's special should happen every day, not just Mother's Day; going into Time Out is not because your parent's mad--it's to remind you to calm down and use words; playing together means you have to share, listen and work as a team.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 19) Response
Program Title The Wiggles (NBC Digital 3.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 12:30pm
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 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Basic information for pre-schoolers, including numbers, letters, colors, matching and classifying are taught through a musical variety show featuring song, dance, guessing games, role-playing and repetition. Words, languages, traditions and cultures are also taught through the entertainment.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 19) Response
Program Title Aqua Kids (CNYCentral Digital 3.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 11:30am
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The importance of stewardship of water resources, with each weekly segment profiling a lake or ocean and the ecosystem, including the land, rivers and tributaries it emcompasses.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 19) Response
Program Title Animal Science (WSTQ Digital 3.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SU 7am
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. Animals adapting to and excelling in their environments. Each episode focuses on a species. Among topics this quarter: how different breeds of dogs adapt to particular tasks (fast greyhounds, good tracking bloodhounds); why insects, like ants, are so strong; animals that live in the freezing arctic.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 19) Response
Program Title Rescue Heroes (WSTQ Digital 3.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 7:30am
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 6 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. A team models several work habits while on its missions: keeping an open mind, asking for help, facing your fears, being persistent and prepared, and emphasizing goals. Segment themes involve protecting the world from man-made and natural disasters.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 19) Response
Program Title On the Spot (WSTQ Digital 3.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SU 8:30am
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. 'Trivia' information on math, science, English, history, art, health technology and more, presented as man on the street quizzes, with the correct answer and more information also presented as everyday people are questioned.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 19) Response
Program Title Mystery Hunters (WSTQ Digital 3.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 12:30pm
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. Teens demystify mysteries and folk lore from around the world, with the help of a skeptical scientist who provides the factual and scientific 'proofs.' Each episode focuses on one story.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 19) Response
Program Title Lazy Town (NBC Digital 3.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA Noon
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 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Healthy physical activity instead of sedentary lifestyle is stressed in this story of a young visitor to a 'fantasy' world where residents sit at gaming consoles with their candy stashes. This quarter, some episode topics included: there are no shortcuts to work, like cleaning your room; playing with friends is a great way to be active and healthy; and working together makes it easier to embrace a healthy and active lifestyle.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 19) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SU 10:30am (WSTQ Digital 3.2)
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. Survival outlooks, and how man is affecting specific animal species. A different species is profiled each week, looking at its native environment and challenges
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 19) Response
Program Title Passport to Explore (WSTQ Digital 3.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA Noon
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. Teens travel the globe and present reports on the traditions, cultures, lifestyles and more, with a look at how their positives could be incorporated in American lifestyles.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 19) Response
Program Title Poppy Cat (NBC Digital 3.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 11am
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 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Being nice and working together are the themes of adventure stories a narrator tells her cat. The stories, based on a book series written by Lara Jones, also encourage young viewers to think creatively and exercise their minds through reading and story telling, which leads to enjoyment and adventure. Segments this quarter included these specific themes: if things seem unfixable, look for a new solution; if you're being bullied, invite a friend to help you stand up to the bully; something new may make you nervous, but it's just like a new adventure.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (19 of 19) Response
Program Title Aqua Kids (CNYCentral Digital 3.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 10am
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. Each episode shows the stewardship of water resources and all that the water touches for a specific lake or ocean ecosystem, as well as its tributaries and estuaries. Why water stewardship is important to all.
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 Laura Hand
Address 1030 James Street
City Syracuse
State NY
Zip 13203
Telephone Number (315) 477-9400
Email Address lhand@cnycentral.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. We are committed to age-appropriate interactions with young community members, both through our broadcast and social media outlets and in face-to face meetings and events. Broadcasts include opportunities to publicize events or projects that involve or benefit young people, or showcase their community and academic efforts. During the academic year we also air an 'athlete of the week' segment, profiling high school students who excel in sports, academics and community commitment. This quarter, our major community outreach project was Toys for Tots, and schools and youth groups were encouraged to do their own toy drives and contribute to the effort. Staffers also rang the bell for The Salvation Army. Marcellus High School's Select Chorus among those who performed at our site, as we raised funds for child and family-oriented help programs in Onondaga County. We have an active program of involvement in programs that encourage and promote language and math skills and understanding technology as well as appropriate social media skills, as the path to higher education and career planning. Staffers do guest reading at schools and libraries, participate in career fairs for middle, high school and college students, do classroom talks, as well as station tours and job shadows. We also have an active internship program for college students interested in pursuing broadcasting careers. At all levels, we discuss social media and its possible negative impact on school and career plans. In addition, staffers are involved in several ongoing organizations that support youth programs or encourage healthy lifestyle choices for young people.

Other Matters (17)

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Other Matters (1 of 17) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Into the Wild (WSTQ Digital 3.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SU 8am
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. How animal species adapt to the biodiversity they live in and with, as well as how people influence their environments, both positive and negative.
Other Matters (2 of 17) Response
Program Title Beta Records (WSTQ Digital 3.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SU 7:30am until 1/6
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 1
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. Behind the scenes in the music industry, with tips and how-to's for aspiring musicians and other positions in the business, as well as a look at music's influence on other aspects of culture.
Other Matters (3 of 17) Response
Program Title The Wiggles (NBC Digital 3.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 10am until 2/2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
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. Basic pre-school lessons of numbers, colors, letters, matching and classifying, taught through singing, dancing and short skits in a musical variety show.
Other Matters (4 of 17) Response
Program Title Dog & Cat Training with Joel Silverman (CNYCentral Digital 3.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 10:30 & Noon
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. How-to of learning to train an animal, aimed at young teens, with the results of also teaching patience, the skill of following directions, the values of discipline and hard work, and the resulting self-confidence from successes. Episodes deal with specific animal behavior issues (like dogs jumping up on people), and also teach the importance of a bond and relationship with a pet.
Other Matters (5 of 17) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna Animal Adventures (WSTQ Digital 3.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SU 10am
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. Each episode focuses on a specific breed or species and looks at its survival challenges, as well as how man's involvement with it or its habitat has either helped or hurt its future.
Other Matters (6 of 17) Response
Program Title On the Spot (WSTQ Digital 3.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SU 8:30am
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. Viewers learn about math, science, English, history, art, geography, health and technology with a quiz show that includes 'man on the street' participants. Correct answers and background on the information are included.
Other Matters (7 of 17) Response
Program Title Noodle & Doodle (NBC Digital 3.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 12:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Encouraging creativity and resourcefulness for pre-schoolers and their families through easy cooking and art projects. An emphasis on using recycled materials for artwork, to show how creativity can transform 'wasted' items into something useful. All projects demonstrated can be done at home by a pre-schooler along with a parent.
Other Matters (8 of 17) Response
Program Title Aqua Kids (CNYCentral Digital 3.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 10 & 11:30am
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. The importance of water, and why we need to be stewards. Each segment focuses on a specific ecosystem: a lake or ocean, the land it touches, plus rivers and estuaries and tributaries.
Other Matters (9 of 17) Response
Program Title Rescue Heroes (WSTQ Digital 3.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 7 & 7:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. A team travels to help those in danger of manmade or natural disasters, and demonstrates keeping an open mind, asking for help, facing fears, and being persistent and prepared.
Other Matters (10 of 17) Response
Program Title Chica (NBC Digital 3.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 10am from 2/9
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
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. Dealing with pre-school problems such as impulse control, distractability, judgement and interpersonal behaviors, through the eyes of a five year old who spends her days in her parents' costume shop. The store's employee doubles as a nanny who provides 'adventures' that help Chica work through her issues. Hard work and practice to reach goals are also emphasized in each episode.
Other Matters (11 of 17) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas (WSTQ Digital 3.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SU 7:30am starting 1/13
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
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 team travels the world to introduce viewers to all kinds of animals, and explains what they have in common, and the behaviors and adaptions that make them unique.
Other Matters (12 of 17) Response
Program Title The Pajanimals (NBC Digital 3.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 10:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Modeling bedtime routines and the importance of consistency on personal hygeine and sleep time. The 'children' then go on dream-like adventures that teach how to problem-solve pre-school issues like overcoming shyness, making new friends or dealing with bullies.
Other Matters (13 of 17) Response
Program Title Mystery Hunters (CNYCentral Digital 3.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 11am & 12:30pm
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. Teens explore myths and mysteries from around the world with the help of a scientist who explains the phenomena.
Other Matters (14 of 17) Response
Program Title Animal Science (WSTQ Digital 3.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SU 7am
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. How and why animals have adapted to their environments, and why the act the way they do. Each episode has segments focusing on a particular species or breed
Other Matters (15 of 17) Response
Program Title Poppy Cat (NBC Digital 3.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 11am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Encouraging creative thinking and using the imagination through storytelling adventures with the themes of being nice to each other, and working together to problem solve. Based on the book series by Lara Jones.
Other Matters (16 of 17) Response
Program Title Justin Time (NBC Digital 3.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Daydreaming about adventures all over the world helps a preschooler solve his problems and reach his goal. Other themes in the weekly segments include realizing that focus will help, and that failure can teach lessons for next time.
Other Matters (17 of 17) Response
Program Title Lazy Town (NBC Digital 3.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA Noon
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Eating healthy, including lots of fresh fruit & vegetables, playing outside and getting enough sleep are contrasted with a 'bad' lifestyle of playing at game consoles and eating candy. Each episode focuses on a specific aspect of promoting fitness and healthy eating and living habits.

Certification

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Barrington Syracuse License, LLC


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