Funded by OSEP- Television Access
Grant H327C150009
Captions and Video Description:
Educational Tools for Hispanic Children with Disabilities
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The animated TV series Meteor broadcast with captions and video description in Spanish

Semillitas is broadcasting the TV series Meteor with captions and video description in Spanish. Meteor is an animated series where Meteor and his friends - the monster trucks- race, jump and play. Through games and adventures the series teaches values such as responsibility, obedience, humility and forgiveness.

Meteor is a vehicle with 6 big wheels, that was made to explore other planets. He has several high tech gadgets, among them a camera that he uses to record his friends when they perform big jumps.  Some of his friends are Jose - a fire truck -, Junkboy - a trash hauler truck -, Sarge - a small military jeep -, and Pony - a light pink truck.  All the trucks have big wheels.

Meteor es recommended for children between 4 and 9 years old. Semillitas shows it everyday at 11:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.  Each episode lasts about 11 minutes.

Semillitas has drawings of Meteor and his friends in the activities section of its website. You can download and print the drawings of Meteor for your children to paint at home.

Meteor gives your children the opportunity to learn values while they enjoy the adventures of Meteor and his friends.

 

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”.