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July 29, 2012
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1:00 pm 
Invitation to World Literature  "Candide"  A satirical novel following the travails of Candide, a hopeless optimist whose faith in his tutor's mantra that his is "the best of all possible worlds" is tested beyond all limits. Volaire's challenge to the aristocracy of his day proves refreshingly amusing and biting today. Original illustrations, songs, and comic book figures plumb the depths of this satire. D

1:30 pm 
Invitation to World Literature  "Things Fall Apart"  In this foundational modern African novel, Chinua Achebe's story follows the lives of people trying to understand which belief systems deserve their loyalty. The protagonist, Okonkwo is a tribal leader who battles neighboring villages, the English, and his own demons in early colonial Nigeria. The perspectives of readers from around the world reveal the novel's universal themes. D

2:00 pm 
Connecting with the Arts: A Workshop for Middle Grades Teachers  "Workshop 3. How Do We Collaborate?"  This program illustrates a variety of teaching partnerships. Participants will see how teachers integrating the arts can benefit from collaborating with fellow teachers, partnering with visiting artists, and drawing on community resources. D

3:00 pm 
Learning Science Through Inquiry  "Connecting Other Subjects to Inquiry"  This program explores how to use subjects like mathematics and language to further scientific inquiry and understanding of science concepts, and conversely, how science can aid learning in other subjects. It also reiterates the benefits of learning science through inquiry and explores your "next steps" along the inquiry journey.G

4:00 pm 
Learning Math: Measurement  "Video 9. Measurement Relationships"  Examine the relationships between area and perimeter when one measure is fixed. Determine which shapes maximize area while minimizing perimeter, and vice versa. Explore the proportional relationship between surface area and volume. D

4:30 pm 
Learning Math: Measurement  "Video 10. Classroom Case Studies, K"  Watch this program in the 10th session for K-2 teachers. Explore how the concepts developed in this course can be applied through case studies of K-2 teachers (former course participants who have adapted their new knowledge to their classrooms), as well as a set of typical measurement problems for K-2 students. D

5:00 pm 
Essential Pepin  "Ocean Options"  NULL

5:30 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Grilled Steak and Gazpacho"  NULL

6:00 pm 
Primal Grill with Steven Raichlen  "On The Wing"  When we were growing up, barbecue meant chicken that was burned black as coal on the outside (the result of applying the sweet barbecue sauce too early), served half-raw inside, and perfumed with the scent of lighter fluid. If this sounds familiar, listen up. Here are three great fail-proof ways to grill chicken-yakitori-style, herb-scented game hens on the rotisserie, and Malaysian-style spatchcocked chicken. D

6:30 pm 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Eat Your Vegetables"  NULL

7:00 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

7:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Amsterdam and Dutch Sidetrips"  Rick explores the riches of the city before visiting dikes, windmills and the world's largest flower market.G

8:00 pm 
Equitrekking  "Spain"  Equitrekking host Darley Newman rides at Cortijo El Esparragal, an estate and working farm outside of Seville that dates back to the Bronze Age. On prize-winning Andalusians, Darley learns the purpose and history of the Spanish Vaquera style of riding. Next, she enjoys a sunset ride outside of Segovia and visits the castles and Roman aqueducts in this central region. D

8:30 pm 
Essential Pepin  "Ocean Options"  NULL

9:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Grilled Steak and Gazpacho"  NULL

9:30 pm 
Tommy Tang's Easy Thai Cooking  "Floating Markets, An Ancient Practice/Rachaburi"  Chicken Sate with Peanut Sauce, Spicy Beef Salad with Lemon Grass Vinaigrette and BBQ Pork Chops.G

10:00 pm 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Tijuana Round Table"  There's a long heritage of good food in Tijuana: It has an amazing taco culture and is the birthplace of the Caesar salad. Today, Tijuana boasts one of the top culinary schools in the country and some of the best chefs in Mexico. Rick and three fellow food lovers dine at the ultra-modern Mision 19 located in Mexico's newest Leed Gold Certified building. D

10:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Amsterdam and Dutch Sidetrips"  Rick explores the riches of the city before visiting dikes, windmills and the world's largest flower market.G

11:00 pm 
Theater Talk  "Star Quality: The World of Noel Coward"  A tour of the New York Public Library for The Performing Arts' exhibition "Star Quality: The World of Noel Coward" guided by historian Barry Day with Coward's long-time friend and colleague, Geoffrey Johnson. D

11:30 pm 
Closer to Truth  "What Does An Expanding Universe Mean?"  The expanding universe is humanity's monumental discovery. Beginning with something infinitesimally small, the universe has become something majestically large. How could this happen? What could this mean?. D

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July 29, 2012
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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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