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January 29, 2012
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3:30 am 
Rediscovering Biology: Molecular to Global Perspectives  "Session 10. Neurobiology"  Neurons. D

4:00 am 
Making Meaning In Literature: A Workshop for Teachers, Grades 6-8  "Workshop 3. Going Further In Discussion"  Since discussion is so central to the growth and development of a literary community, this program also concentrates on this activity. The teachers talk about ways to recognize good discussion, adding personal anecdotes about ways in which they participate in or step out at various points in the discussion to help students go further in their understandings of the text. The group also looks at different stimuli they use to provoke and maintain good discussions in their classrooMs. These principles are illustrated by classroom footage showing rich and involved student discussion. D

5:00 am 
Chef John Besh's New Orleans   Shrimp Creole, Stuffed Shrimp, and Soft Shell Shrimp with Sweet Chile Sauce. D

5:30 am 
Sara's Weeknight Meals  "Meat Entrees"  Tender cuts of meat are perfect for weeknight meals because they cook up quickly and adapt easily to all kinds of preparations. Sara's Pork Tournedos with Sage and Prosciutto are an elegant ode to pork spiked with lemon. Korean-Style Beef with Spicy Cabbage makes a plain skirt steak flavorful, and Sara's Grilled Lamb and Onion Kabobs with a garlicky olive sauce only take 10 minutes of your time to make. D

6:00 am 
Rick Steves' Europe Classics  "West Turkey"  Rick visits the ancient sites of Ephesus and Aphrodisias, meanders up the Meander River, eats Turkish pizza and discovers a blend of ancient and modern cultures.G

6:30 am 
Travelscope  "Rwanda - In Search of Chimpanzees"  Joseph continues his Rwanda adventure and turns his attention to the region's other primate populations. Chimpanzee, Olive Baboons, Mona, Blue and Black and White Colobus Monkeys are just a few of the thirteen primate species that populate the Nyungwe National Park. The rest of the area's flora and fauna is equally impressive with more than 140 orchid species and 275 bird species, dozens of them found only in the highlands of Central Africa. D

7:00 am 
P. Allen Smith's Garden Home  "Structure"  Allen shows different constructed features at the Garden Home Retreat. He visits the greenhouse at Churchill Downs, a raised vegetable bed in Alabama, and a butterfly conservatory in New Jersey.G

7:30 am 
Ask This Old House  "Reusing Water from a Washing Machine; Maintaining Small Gasoline Engines"  Host Kevin O'Connor and landscape contractor Roger Cook examine ways to save water when irrigating. Meanwhile, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey heads to San Francisco to install an irrigation system that reuses water from a washing machine. Back in the loft, Richard shows Kevin some toilets that are also designed for hand washing. D

8:00 am 
For Your Home  "Finding Your Style"  Interior designer Leo Dowell gives Vicki the grand tour of Treillage, a European-style home in North Carolina. Leo and Vicki share tips to bring a posh Parisian flair into your home. D

8:30 am 
Katie Brown Workshop  "Thanksgiving"  Guest chefs from Frankie's restaurant put a new twist to the traditional Thanksgiving dinner with salad, stuffing and apple tart. Join the Katie Brown Workshop crew to create a stylish feather wreath and a burlap feather centerpiece. D

9:00 am 
Knit and Crochet Now!  "Eco-Friendly"  Today it's all about eco-friendly yarn. Myra shows how to crochet a filet market bag and Maggie knits a fun cable scarf. Interview with Debbie Bliss. D

9:30 am 
Donna Dewberry Show  "Landscapes"  Donna paints beach scenes on canvas, then creates a landscape-quilted wall hanging to complement the painting.G

10:00 am 

10:30 am 
Lidia's Italy In America  "New England: Spicy and Sweet in New England"  Take a trip with Lidia to Gloucester, Massachusetts, a fishing village with a large Italian population, and then visit Providence, Rhode Island, where Lidia goes to the Scialo Brothers' Bakery. Lidia makes Spaghetti with Lobster Sauce and tries the Scialo Brothers' recipe for Boston Cream Pie Cupcakes. D

11:00 am 
Social Studies In Action: A Methodology Workshop, K-5  "Workshop 5. Using Resources"  How can students use a variety of resources well? This session focuses on how to make the most of the resources that can be used in teaching social studies, from artifacts and primary sources to children. D

12:00 pm 
Assessment In Math and Science: What's The Point?  "You Will Be Tested On This!"  Teachers are under pressure to get their students to perform well on state and national tests. Sometimes, however, it seems that too much attention is paid to these tests. This workshop considers how teachers can use standardized tests to focus their teaching on improved student performance in the classroom as well as on these external measures of success. D

1:30 pm 
Connecting with the Arts: A Teaching Practices Library, 6-8  "Making Connections"  Teachers of music, visual art, and theatre build thoughtful connections to topics their seventh-graders are working on in social studies and language arts. D

2:00 pm 
Death: A Personal Understanding  "What Is Death?"  Definitions of death have been debated for centuries, depending on culture, social conditions, and the role of the medical profession. In this program, we see how ideas have changed historically and how our newest definitions, like "brain death," may not yet be adequate for encompassing all of death's meanings. D

2:30 pm 
Death: A Personal Understanding  "Dying Person"  When we are told that we are terminally ill, we are defined, more than ever, by the limits of our bodies. In this program, we meet three women. D

3:00 pm 
Rediscovering Biology: Molecular to Global Perspectives  "Session 9. Human Evolution"  Homo sapiens is now the only living representative of what was once a multi-branched bush of hominid species. This session examines mitochondrial Eve and other fossil clues that increasingly point to Africa as the point of origin of our species. How did humans replace their hominid cousins, including Neanderthal, leaving the chimpanzee as our closest living relative?. D

3:30 pm 
Rediscovering Biology: Molecular to Global Perspectives  "Session 10. Neurobiology"  Neurons. D

4:00 pm 
Making Meaning In Literature: A Workshop for Teachers, Grades 6-8  "Workshop 3. Going Further In Discussion"  Since discussion is so central to the growth and development of a literary community, this program also concentrates on this activity. The teachers talk about ways to recognize good discussion, adding personal anecdotes about ways in which they participate in or step out at various points in the discussion to help students go further in their understandings of the text. The group also looks at different stimuli they use to provoke and maintain good discussions in their classrooMs. These principles are illustrated by classroom footage showing rich and involved student discussion. D

5:00 pm 
Chef John Besh's New Orleans   Shrimp Creole, Stuffed Shrimp, and Soft Shell Shrimp with Sweet Chile Sauce. D

5:30 pm 
Sara's Weeknight Meals  "Meat Entrees"  Tender cuts of meat are perfect for weeknight meals because they cook up quickly and adapt easily to all kinds of preparations. Sara's Pork Tournedos with Sage and Prosciutto are an elegant ode to pork spiked with lemon. Korean-Style Beef with Spicy Cabbage makes a plain skirt steak flavorful, and Sara's Grilled Lamb and Onion Kabobs with a garlicky olive sauce only take 10 minutes of your time to make. D

6:00 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe Classics  "West Turkey"  Rick visits the ancient sites of Ephesus and Aphrodisias, meanders up the Meander River, eats Turkish pizza and discovers a blend of ancient and modern cultures.G

6:30 pm 
Travelscope  "Rwanda - In Search of Chimpanzees"  Joseph continues his Rwanda adventure and turns his attention to the region's other primate populations. Chimpanzee, Olive Baboons, Mona, Blue and Black and White Colobus Monkeys are just a few of the thirteen primate species that populate the Nyungwe National Park. The rest of the area's flora and fauna is equally impressive with more than 140 orchid species and 275 bird species, dozens of them found only in the highlands of Central Africa. D

7:00 pm 
P. Allen Smith's Garden Home  "Structure"  Allen shows different constructed features at the Garden Home Retreat. He visits the greenhouse at Churchill Downs, a raised vegetable bed in Alabama, and a butterfly conservatory in New Jersey.G

7:30 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Reusing Water from a Washing Machine; Maintaining Small Gasoline Engines"  Host Kevin O'Connor and landscape contractor Roger Cook examine ways to save water when irrigating. Meanwhile, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey heads to San Francisco to install an irrigation system that reuses water from a washing machine. Back in the loft, Richard shows Kevin some toilets that are also designed for hand washing. D

8:00 pm 
For Your Home  "Finding Your Style"  Interior designer Leo Dowell gives Vicki the grand tour of Treillage, a European-style home in North Carolina. Leo and Vicki share tips to bring a posh Parisian flair into your home. D

8:30 pm 
Katie Brown Workshop  "Thanksgiving"  Guest chefs from Frankie's restaurant put a new twist to the traditional Thanksgiving dinner with salad, stuffing and apple tart. Join the Katie Brown Workshop crew to create a stylish feather wreath and a burlap feather centerpiece. D

9:00 pm 
Knit and Crochet Now!  "Eco-Friendly"  Today it's all about eco-friendly yarn. Myra shows how to crochet a filet market bag and Maggie knits a fun cable scarf. Interview with Debbie Bliss. D

9:30 pm 
Donna Dewberry Show  "Landscapes"  Donna paints beach scenes on canvas, then creates a landscape-quilted wall hanging to complement the painting.G

10:00 pm 

10:30 pm 
Lidia's Italy In America  "New England: Spicy and Sweet in New England"  Take a trip with Lidia to Gloucester, Massachusetts, a fishing village with a large Italian population, and then visit Providence, Rhode Island, where Lidia goes to the Scialo Brothers' Bakery. Lidia makes Spaghetti with Lobster Sauce and tries the Scialo Brothers' recipe for Boston Cream Pie Cupcakes. D

11:00 pm 
Theater Talk   Actors Patrick Page, Isabel Keating and Michael Mulheren, members of the cast of the musical Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, discuss what was really going on behind the scenes during the longest preview period for a show in Broadway history. They talk about working with the musical's original director, Julie Taymor, and how, after 183 previews, (and despite injuries, cast rebellion and mean-spirited press coverage) this production has become a fan favorite and one of the best-selling shows now on Broadway. D

11:30 pm 
Closer to Truth  "Arguing God with Analytic Philosophy"  I desire God to be real, so I know that the easiest person to fool is myself. That's why I favor rational arguments for, and against, the existence of a Supreme Creator. D

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Pacific Time
View Mountain     
Sunday
January 29, 2012
Current
View Prime Time
View Full Day
NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
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