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12:00 AM 
Social Studies In Action: A Methodology Workshop, K-5  "Workshop 6. Engaging Students In Active Learning"  How do we engage students in active learning? In this session, the teachers examine the elements of authentic instruction and cooperative learning to identify ways of engaging students in social studies content. They review the importance of questioning in relation to higher-order thinking and explore classroom strategies to stimulate thinking and bring social studies concepts to life for their students. [P]

1:00 AM 
French In Action  "What Variety!"  Our five travelers are discussing where to go and what to see in France. Sparks begin to fly between the right-wing Hubert and the radical Jean-Michel. [G]

1:30 AM 
French In Action  "What Riches!"  Our travelers are discussing whether to tour France by boat. As Hubert and Jean-Michel disagree, the man in black comes to the door with an odd story about returning Marie-Laure's gum drops. [G]

2:00 AM 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Angular Momentum"  An old momentum with a new twist. [P]

2:30 AM 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Torques and Gyroscopes"  From spinning tops to the precession of the equinoxes. [P]

3:00 AM 
Biography of America, A  "Slavery"  While the North develops an industrial economy and culture, the South develops a slave culture and economy, and the great rift between the regions becomes unbreachable. Professor Masur looks at the human side of the history of the mid-1800s by sketching a portrait of the lives of slave and master. [P]

3:30 AM 
Biography of America, A  "Coming of the Civil War"  Simmering regional differences ignite an all-out crisis in the 1850s. Professor Martin teams with Professor Miller and historian Stephen Ambrose to chart the succession of incidents, from 'Bloody Kansas' to the shots on Fort Sumter, that inflame the conflict between North and South to the point of civil war. [P]

4:00 AM 
DragonflyTV  "The Deep South"  Joshua and Sean get down and dirty studying the composition of garbage at the Southern Environmental Center. The swamp exhibit at the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science inspires Katelyn and Blake to check out the characteristics of alligator habitats along the Mississippi River. [P]

4:30 AM 
Biz Kid$  "What Can You Do with Money?"  Decisions, decisions! Join the Biz Kids and you'll ponder the merits of spending, saving, donating, and investing money. Visit the New York Stock Exchange, get tips from the author of Not Buying It, and learn to avoid compulsive shopping. [P]

5:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "Aquaponics: (Oakland, CA & Milwaukee, WI)"  From tabletop gardens to full commercial operations, we explore the world of aquaponics - growing food with only water and live fish. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Walk on the Wetside"  When Chris and Martin locate an amazing water-walking Basilisk lizard in Costa Rica, they try to replicate its actions in order to learn how this rare lizard is able to walk on water. They discover that by using its wide feet, churning its legs to create water pockets and keeping up a certain speed, the Basilisk is able to run on water in order to escape from predators. [P]

6:00 AM 
Primal Grill with Steven Raichlen  "Up In Smoke"  Spice may give barbecue its personality, but smoke is its heart and soul. This truth is obvious to anyone who has spent time in American barbecue country (in Texas or Kansas City, for example). [P]

6:30 AM 
Barbecue University with Steven Raichlen  "Tailgate Warriors"  Steven scores extra points with a platter of grilled polenta with Italian sausage and peppers, then stuns the fans with flame-grilled prosciutto panini. [G]

7:00 AM 
Rhythm Abroad  "Switzerland"  [P]

7:30 AM 
Music Voyager  "Heartbeat of Vallenato"  Host Jacob Edgar's journeys through Colombia reveal the country's amazing geographical, cultural and musical diversity. This time, his travels take him from the ranches and farmlands of Valledupar through the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta mountain range and on to the Caribbean coast. [P]

8:00 AM 
Ask This Old House  "Installing a Whole-House Humidifier in North Carolina/Installing Hardwired Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors"  Richard visits Charlotte, North Carolina, to install a whole-house humidifier. Kevin and electrician Scott Caron install hardwired smoke and carbon monoxide detectors for a young family in Indianapolis. [P]

8:30 AM 
Woodturning Workshop  "Pepper Mill and Coffee Mug Kits"  Why use a kit? Why not? Everyone has those days where the creative juices have dried up. Tim is having one of those days, so he visits a local woodturning store to get a few ideas and picks up a couple of kits to bring back to the shop. [P]

9:00 AM 

9:30 AM 
Katie Brown Workshop  "Best of Holidays"  Come home with Katie Brown for the holidays! In the kitchen, she makes delicious recipes destined to become family favorites. Katie decorates the house with advent balls and dresses up artificial trees with her easy faux-real tree project. [P]

10:00 AM 
It's Sew Easy  "Tutorials on the Classics"  [P]

10:30 AM 
Beauty of Oil Painting with Gary and Kathwren Jenkins  "Sunflowers of Tuscany"  [P]

11:00 AM 
Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef  "Mad About Apples"  Chef Keller demonstrates delicious, apple-adorned recipes, starting with tantalizing pork chops smothered in an apple brandy sauce and finishing with an acclaimed family recipe straight from his father's patisserie in France. Pork Chop with Sauteed Apples and Calvados Sauce; Henriis Apple Meringue Pie. [P]

11:30 AM 
Bringing It Home with Laura McIntosh  "Fresh from Boston"  [P]

12:00 PM 
Social Studies In Action: A Methodology Workshop, K-5  "Workshop 6. Engaging Students In Active Learning"  How do we engage students in active learning? In this session, the teachers examine the elements of authentic instruction and cooperative learning to identify ways of engaging students in social studies content. They review the importance of questioning in relation to higher-order thinking and explore classroom strategies to stimulate thinking and bring social studies concepts to life for their students. [P]

1:00 PM 
French In Action  "What Variety!"  Our five travelers are discussing where to go and what to see in France. Sparks begin to fly between the right-wing Hubert and the radical Jean-Michel. [G]

1:30 PM 
French In Action  "What Riches!"  Our travelers are discussing whether to tour France by boat. As Hubert and Jean-Michel disagree, the man in black comes to the door with an odd story about returning Marie-Laure's gum drops. [G]

2:00 PM 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Angular Momentum"  An old momentum with a new twist. [P]

2:30 PM 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Torques and Gyroscopes"  From spinning tops to the precession of the equinoxes. [P]

3:00 PM 
Biography of America, A  "Slavery"  While the North develops an industrial economy and culture, the South develops a slave culture and economy, and the great rift between the regions becomes unbreachable. Professor Masur looks at the human side of the history of the mid-1800s by sketching a portrait of the lives of slave and master. [P]

3:30 PM 
Biography of America, A  "Coming of the Civil War"  Simmering regional differences ignite an all-out crisis in the 1850s. Professor Martin teams with Professor Miller and historian Stephen Ambrose to chart the succession of incidents, from 'Bloody Kansas' to the shots on Fort Sumter, that inflame the conflict between North and South to the point of civil war. [P]

4:00 PM 
Curiosity Quest  "Behind The Scenes"  Join the Curiosity Quest crew for this special "behind the scenes" episode created just for the fans. You will experience a fun and more personal look into what it's like to create this show. Hop in as we travel the U.S. to answer your letters of curiosity. [G]

4:30 PM 
Biz Kid$  "What Can You Do with Money?"  Decisions, decisions! Join the Biz Kids and you'll ponder the merits of spending, saving, donating, and investing money. Visit the New York Stock Exchange, get tips from the author of Not Buying It, and learn to avoid compulsive shopping. [P]

5:00 PM 
Wishbone  "The Prince and the Pooch"  This live-action program follows the exploits of Wishbone the dog and his human friends, Joe, David and Samantha through their adventures intheir hometown of Oakdale. Wishbone's everyday experiences trigger hi s imagination and he finds himself in scenes from classic works of literature. [P]

5:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "The Hacker's Challenge"  Hacker challenges the CyberSquad to solve a series of puzzles in three hours. If they fail, he vows to turn the cybersite Solaria into a digital garbage dump. [G]

6:00 PM 
It's Sew Easy  "Tutorials on the Classics"  [P]

6:30 PM 
Beauty of Oil Painting with Gary and Kathwren Jenkins  "Sunflowers of Tuscany"  [P]

7:00 PM 
Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking  "Westport, MA: Chef Chris Schlesinger and Doc Willoughby"  [P]

7:30 PM 
Eat! Drink! Italy! with Vic Rallo  "Closer and Closer"  Culatello sandwich with charcuterie master Mark Buzzio; the Pugnitello grape with winemaker Leonardo Bellacini in San Felice; Italian Cheese 411 in Sicily; Pasta with Swordfish and Eggplant with chef Massimo Bianco. [P]

8:00 PM 
Ask This Old House  "Installing a Whole-House Humidifier in North Carolina/Installing Hardwired Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors"  Richard visits Charlotte, North Carolina, to install a whole-house humidifier. Kevin and electrician Scott Caron install hardwired smoke and carbon monoxide detectors for a young family in Indianapolis. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "European Travel Skills, Part 2"  Rick's travel tips includes planning an itinerary, hurdling the language barrier, traveling by car or train and avoiding scams. Part 2 of 3 [G]

9:00 PM 
Rudy Maxa's World  "Kyoto, Japan"  The spiritual heart of Japan, Kyoto offers a glimpse of Japanese life as it used to be, primarily because it was never bombed during World War II. Tiny streets with wooden homes, impressive temples, and a dedication to ancient Japanese traditions make Kyoto one of Japan's most visited cities. [P]

9:30 PM 
Lidia's Kitchen  "Good Enough for Grandma"  [P]

10:00 PM 

10:30 PM 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Mexitalian!"  Pati has tons of fun in her kitchen creating a full menu featuring the perfect blend of Italian and Mexican cuisines, two styles that have managed to mingle in Mexican homes for centuries. Recipe 1: Fish over Fennel Salad with a Jalapeno and Olive Salsa; Recipe 2: Guajillo & Garlic Pasta; Recipe 3: Cucumber Martini. [P]

11:00 PM 
Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef  "Mad About Apples"  Chef Keller demonstrates delicious, apple-adorned recipes, starting with tantalizing pork chops smothered in an apple brandy sauce and finishing with an acclaimed family recipe straight from his father's patisserie in France. Pork Chop with Sauteed Apples and Calvados Sauce; Henriis Apple Meringue Pie. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "European Travel Skills, Part 2"  Rick's travel tips includes planning an itinerary, hurdling the language barrier, traveling by car or train and avoiding scams. Part 2 of 3 [G]


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