Funded by OSEP- Television Access
Grant H327C150009
Captions and Video Description:
Educational Tools for Hispanic Children with Disabilities
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Accessible Programming

Lenny & Tweek available with accessibility in Spanish on the Semillitas channel

Semillitas is presenting Lenny & Tweek with captions and video description in Spanish. Thanks to captions and video description, children with hearing and visual impairment can better enjoy this series. 

Lenny is a brown bear that goes everywhere with his friend Tweek, a small red bird. They both enjoy playing, looking at nature, learning about it and learning about themselves.  They try to understand how shadows and waves behave, how tall the sky is, learn how to find laughter, etc. 

Lenny & Tweek is recommended for children between 3 and 6 years old.  Every episode lasts about 5 minutes.

Semillitas shows this series every day at 10:50 and 11:52 a.m. and at 3:21 p.m.  

Bo on the Go with accessibility in Spanish

Bo on the Go is available with captions and video description in Spanish on Semillitas.  Thanks to these accessibility features, the children with hearing and visual impairment will be able to better enjoy this series that is full of activity. 

Bo is an athletic young girl with blue hair done in pigtails.  She invites children, her Bo buddies, to move and go with her on her adventures.  With the help of her Bo buddies, she gets energetic, overcomes the obstacles on her way and decides the best option to take when faced with several alternatives.  She is always in the company of her friend Drezzy, a small green dragon with a pink belly.  She also has the help of Wizard, a character with a long white beard and big eye glasses with a red fame, he wears a big blue turban and a yellow suit.  Bo visits fantastic places full of surprises, and makes it more fun to stretch, run and jump. 

Bo on the Go is recommended for Pre-K children.  Semillitas broadcasts this series every day at 12 PM p.m. and 4 PM. 

If your children want to have fun painting Bo and her friends, download a beautiful drawing of the 3 of them from Semillitas' website.  Bo will help your children exercise while having fun.

Children with visual and/or hearing impairment can enjoy Chloe's Closet in Spanish in the children's channel Semillitas

Semillitas is showing Chloe's Closet in Spanish with video description and captions. This means that if your child is blind or deaf or has visual and/or auditive impairment, they will be able to better enjoy the fantasy of this program thanks to the video description and captions.

In Chloe's Closet, Chloe and her friends play with customes that emerge from Chloe's closet. With them, they travel to imaginary worlds where their toys become real characters. Chloe is a 4-year old girl and her favorite toy is a yellow duck that goes with her to all her adventures.

Chloe's Closet is recommended for children between 3 and 5 years of age. You can watch it every day in the following schedules: 10:50 a.m., 11:52 a.m. and 3:21 p.m.

Semillitas also has drawings of Chloe that you can download from its website so your kids can enjoy coloring them.  In this link there is a beautiful drawing of Chloe as a fairy.  If you want to see more drawings of Chloe and other characters from Semillitas's programing, visit the activities section on Semillitas website.

Chloe's Closet is a fabulous show to stimulate your children's imagination. We recommend it!

 ¡Sorpresa! Channel shows Telmo & Tula with Accessibility

The fun programs Telmo and Tula - Little Cooks and Telmo and Tula  - Arts & Crafts are now shown by the ¡Sorpresa! channel with captions and description in Spanish.

Telmo and Tula are a pair of siblings that have fun teaching the viewers how to cook and make arts and crafts.  They prepare delicious breakfasts and simple dishes such as sandwiches, salads and desserts. For sure any kid can follow their instructions and prepare similar dishes at home; starting with a fabulous chocolate cake!

They do arts & crafts with papier-mâché, play dough, clay, bottles, etc. and create beautiful ornaments and gifts for their friends.

A potbellied bold adult, with a big mustache, often assists Telmo and Tula with some tasks.  In the Arts & Crafts series, they also have the company of Paquito, a little gray hamster with big teeth and long whiskers. 

These TV series are made for children 4 years and older.  They are shown in the following schedule, eastern standard time:

Telmo and Tula - Little Cooks
Saturday: 3:00 pm
Sunday:  1:00 a.m. y 3:00 p.m.

Telmo and Tula - Arts & Crafts
Saturday: 2:30 y 7:30 p.m.
Sunday: 12:30 a.m. - 2:30 y 7:30 p.m.


Kemy Is Now Available with Captions and Description in Spanish on ¡Sorpresa!

Kemy is a small green dinosaur with brown ears, big bulging eyes and a white rounded nose.  Over a brown lock of hair, he has a green tuft with a flower shape.  He and his friends visit Wondermart, a supermarket with lots of items that awaken their curiosity and rise many questions.  

Full of curiosity, Kemy and his friends embark on  an adventure to answer their questions, one of which is, where does milk really come from? How food is canned? Do green tomatoes really exist?  Ella, the elevator, transports Kemy and his friends to the places where their questions will be answered.


This TV series, intended for Pre-K children, is shown in the ¡Sorpresa! channel in the following schedule, eastern standard time:

Every day at  4, 6 and 11 a.m. -  4 and 9 p.m.


Accessibility for this programming is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education, under project H327C15009 “Captions and Video Description: Educational Tools for Hispanic Children with Disabilities”