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August 30, 2008
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11:01 pm 
Arts In Every Classroom: A Workshop for Elementary School Teachers, The  "Workshop 4. Creating A Multi-Arts Performance Piece"  Learner Team members and students examine the elements of the classic journey as identified by Joseph Campbell. They then create a multi-arts performance piece that represents a journey story. They apply what they have learned in previous lessons in order to rehearse, critique, revise, and perform their work. D
12:01 am 
Economics Classroom, The: A Workshop for Grade 9-12 Teachers  "Trading Globally"  Explore the global economy. D
1:01 am 
Inside The Global Economy  "Exchange Rates, Capital Flight, and Hyperinflation"  How international capital flows, inflation, and trade flows affect exchange rates. Case studies: Mexico and the money center banks; hyperinflation in Argentina. Updated 2003. D
2:01 am 
Out of the Past  "Collapse"  The decline and fall of civilizations captures our interest. Could we be next, going thenway of the Sumerians, the Romans, the Maya? The collapse of Copan, brought on bynoverpopulation and overexploitation of resources, is explored along with othernancient cultures that have faced the problems we confront today. nnnn. D
3:01 am 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "Earth's Interior"  Demonstrates how seismic waves occur and explains the measurement of gravity, heat flow, and earth magnetism, to provide information about Earth's interior.G
3:30 am 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "The Sea Floor"  Examines major sea-floor features: the mid-oceanic ridge, oceanic trenches and fracture zones.G
4:01 am 
Fokus Deutsch  "Episode 1. Arbeitslos (Unemployed)"  An introduction to the series by Professor Di Donato and the beginning of Marion's story. Marion's father is looking for a job.nVocabulary for families and greetings. D
4:18 am 
Fokus Deutsch  "Episode 2. Kein Geld"  An introduction to the native German speakers in the series. Marion's father applies for a new job in a new city. Vocabulary for apologizing and asking for information. D
4:30 am 
Fokus Deutsch  "Episode 3. Wie Geht Es Papa? (How's Papa Doing?)"  Marion's family prepares for their move. Vocabulary about living spaces and housing. D
4:46 am 
Fokus Deutsch  "Wiederholung (Review) 1"  Contains the uninterrupted mini-dramas from Episodes 1-3.n. D
5:00 am 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "The History and Science of Shopping"  Burt looks at the beginnings of shopping in 17th century London and the first department store in Paris. He travels to New York's Fifth Avenue and the Sotheby auctions.G
5:30 am 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "The Future of Shopping"  Burt discovers how shopping kept the original 13 colonies together during the Revolutionary War. He goes online to check out cyber-shopping at a virtual antique store and an Internet car business before interviewing Meg Whitman, president of eBay.G
6:00 am 
Smart Travels - Europe with Rudy Maxa  "A Music Lover's Europe"  Rudy shows how to organize a trip around a theme. He catches live performances by the Sicilian folk band Diascouri, and by Groupo Emiliano, a zany, classically-trained quartet. He also visits folkdance groups in Greece, Sweden and Norway and delights in the classics in Italy and Austria.G
6:30 am 
For Your Home  "Rack 'em Up"  Discover how to turn a dated den into a billiards room fit for a champion. To prove it, Hall of Fame/World Champion Ewa Laurence pools her playing secrets with Vicki and Sloan in this fun episode. D
7:00 am 
Smart Travels - Europe with Rudy Maxa  "Europe Just for Fun"  Rudy takes a break from serious sightseeing with hot-air balloon trips, mountain luge rides, country hikes and time at an amusement park.G
7:30 am 
The New Yankee Workshop  "The Poker Table"  Norm creates an eight-sided table of mahogany and mahogany veneer plywood. He chooses a synthetic fabric for the cover.G
8:00 am 
Best Recipes in the World with Mark Bittman of the New York Times  "Fast Food, Good Food"  In this episode, Bittman sets out to prove that fast food can be high-quality, healthy, good food. Bittman and chef Mario Batali breakfast in Rome on pizza bianca fresh from the oven. Later, Bittman enjoys a wide and wild variety of taste combinations from Quimet & Quimet, a fourth-generation tapas bar in Barcelona; devours a Portuguese-style steak sandwich at the Eagle, London's first "gastro pub;" discovers a four-hour recipe for fast-food burritos in Denver, and produces quick fruit desserts in Batali's newest restaurant in New York City, Del Posto. D
8:30 am 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Stamp Collecting, China"  Collecting things might be part of an innate human desire to own stuff---to gather physical evidence of our lives and the natural world around us, and for thousands of years, people have collected and brought back stuff from their travels. But in 1837, something was created that was easy to collect and gave the collector the sensation of having traveled. It was the first postage stamp. D
9:00 am 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Fiesta in the Fast Lane"  Rick serves Mexican party food within one hour from one bag of groceries. He starts with finger-food like tuna in jalape�o escabeche. He uses canned chipotles to make chipotle-roasted nuts and fixes an easy hot cheese dip.G
9:30 am 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Atlantic City, New Jersey"  In 1854, two real estate promoters turned a windswept island off the coast of New Jersey into America's favorite seaside resort. Burt Wolf looks at the history of Atlantic City, America's first official lifeguard service, the invention of Salt Water Taffy, and the workings of the modern slot machine. He also tours Atlantic City's hotels, casinos and restaurants, including the shop were the sub-sandwich was invented. D
10:00 am 
Gourmet's Diary of a Foodie  "Bloggers: Confessions of the Food-Obsessed"  Experience the world of the food-obsessed as four stars of the blogging world share their opinions on all things edible. From Vietnam to San Francisco, we'll uncover the unseen and untried as these bloggers show us how to go incognito on the outskirts of Hong Kong and gather the sweet goods on the streets of Paris. Join us as we visit bloggers who know that creating a culinary tale is not just about the food, it's about the adventure along the way. D
10:30 am 
Passport to Adventure - Expired  "Cycle Touring In Andalucia, Spain"  The beauty of Spain's southernmost region unfolds on this two wheeled, wind-in-the-face adventure. Hosts Julie Conover & Mark Jennings cycle through spectacular countryside by day and spend nights in Moorish palaces and luxurious haciendas. In the golden city of Cordoba, they meet the passionate artists who have kept alive the gypsy rhythms of flamenco, then grab capes for a spin in bullfighter' s shoes to experience the charge of these powerful creatures. D
11:01 am 
Arts In Every Classroom: A Workshop for Elementary School Teachers, The  "Workshop 5. Designing A Multi-Arts Curriculum Unit"  Learner Team members are introduced to a curriculum design process that asks teachers and students to focus on why rather than what. D
12:01 pm 
Economics Classroom, The: A Workshop for Grade 9-12 Teachers  "Building Blocks of Macroeconomics"  Macroeconomics looks at the economy as a whole, including inflation, recession, unemployment, economic growth, and gross domestic product (GDP). In this session, lectures, simulations, and exercises help explain these great forces and show how they fluctuate. D
1:01 pm 
Inside The Global Economy  "Developing Countries"  How these nations have been helped or hurt by the rapid growth since WWII. Case studies: comparing South Korea and Sri Lanka; aid vs. trade in Tanzania. D
2:01 pm 
Human Geography: People, Places, and Change  "Imagining New Worlds"  Cancun, Mexico, looks remarkably different to the international tourists whoncome to get away, to the Mayan descendants who farm their fathers' land, to thenMexicans who find employment at resorts, and to the global corporations that seenopportunity for investments. These contrasting experiences of different peoplenin the same region are what geographers call "geographical imaginations.". D
2:29 pm 
Human Geography: People, Places, and Change  "Reflections on a Global Screen"  The rapid globalization of the media is a trend that some countries fear willnhomogenize culture, forcing out programs that reflect their own values to makenroom for Hollywood's. But globalization is a two-way street; Hong Kongnstations can transmit their local broadcasts to Chinese populations in Europe andnthe U.S. just as CNN can offer worldwide coverage from Atlanta. D
3:01 pm 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "The Birth of a Theory"  Traces origins of the ideas of continental drift and sea-floor spreading, and their contributions to the plate tectonics theory.G
3:30 pm 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "Plate Dynamics"  Introduces theory and concepts about the movements of Earth's plates.G
4:01 pm 
Fokus Deutsch  "Episode 4. Der Umzug Nach K"  Marion's family moves to Cologne but she stays behind. Vocabulary for furniture; cultural information about Cologne and housing. D
4:16 pm 
Fokus Deutsch  "Episode 5. Das Karnevalsfest (The Mardi Gras Celebration)"  The Koslowskis take part in Karneval festivities. Vocabulary for directions; cultural information about German festivals. D
4:29 pm 
Fokus Deutsch  "Episode 6. Der Unfall (The Accident)"  One of the Koslowskis has an accident. Vocabulary for illness and sickness; a discussion of the concept of luck. D
4:44 pm 
Fokus Deutsch  "Wiederholung (Review) 2"  Contains the uninterrupted mini-dramas from Episodes 4-6. D
5:00 pm 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "The History and Science of Shopping"  Burt looks at the beginnings of shopping in 17th century London and the first department store in Paris. He travels to New York's Fifth Avenue and the Sotheby auctions.G
5:30 pm 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "The Future of Shopping"  Burt discovers how shopping kept the original 13 colonies together during the Revolutionary War. He goes online to check out cyber-shopping at a virtual antique store and an Internet car business before interviewing Meg Whitman, president of eBay.G
6:00 pm 
Smart Travels - Europe with Rudy Maxa  "A Music Lover's Europe"  Rudy shows how to organize a trip around a theme. He catches live performances by the Sicilian folk band Diascouri, and by Groupo Emiliano, a zany, classically-trained quartet. He also visits folkdance groups in Greece, Sweden and Norway and delights in the classics in Italy and Austria.G
6:30 pm 
For Your Home  "Rack 'em Up"  Discover how to turn a dated den into a billiards room fit for a champion. To prove it, Hall of Fame/World Champion Ewa Laurence pools her playing secrets with Vicki and Sloan in this fun episode. D
7:00 pm 
Smart Travels - Europe with Rudy Maxa  "Europe Just for Fun"  Rudy takes a break from serious sightseeing with hot-air balloon trips, mountain luge rides, country hikes and time at an amusement park.G
7:30 pm 
The New Yankee Workshop  "The Poker Table"  Norm creates an eight-sided table of mahogany and mahogany veneer plywood. He chooses a synthetic fabric for the cover.G
8:00 pm 
Best Recipes in the World with Mark Bittman of the New York Times  "Fast Food, Good Food"  In this episode, Bittman sets out to prove that fast food can be high-quality, healthy, good food. Bittman and chef Mario Batali breakfast in Rome on pizza bianca fresh from the oven. Later, Bittman enjoys a wide and wild variety of taste combinations from Quimet & Quimet, a fourth-generation tapas bar in Barcelona; devours a Portuguese-style steak sandwich at the Eagle, London's first "gastro pub;" discovers a four-hour recipe for fast-food burritos in Denver, and produces quick fruit desserts in Batali's newest restaurant in New York City, Del Posto. D
8:30 pm 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Stamp Collecting, China"  Collecting things might be part of an innate human desire to own stuff---to gather physical evidence of our lives and the natural world around us, and for thousands of years, people have collected and brought back stuff from their travels. But in 1837, something was created that was easy to collect and gave the collector the sensation of having traveled. It was the first postage stamp. D
9:00 pm 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Fiesta in the Fast Lane"  Rick serves Mexican party food within one hour from one bag of groceries. He starts with finger-food like tuna in jalape�o escabeche. He uses canned chipotles to make chipotle-roasted nuts and fixes an easy hot cheese dip.G
9:30 pm 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Atlantic City, New Jersey"  In 1854, two real estate promoters turned a windswept island off the coast of New Jersey into America's favorite seaside resort. Burt Wolf looks at the history of Atlantic City, America's first official lifeguard service, the invention of Salt Water Taffy, and the workings of the modern slot machine. He also tours Atlantic City's hotels, casinos and restaurants, including the shop were the sub-sandwich was invented. D
10:00 pm 
Gourmet's Diary of a Foodie  "Bloggers: Confessions of the Food-Obsessed"  Experience the world of the food-obsessed as four stars of the blogging world share their opinions on all things edible. From Vietnam to San Francisco, we'll uncover the unseen and untried as these bloggers show us how to go incognito on the outskirts of Hong Kong and gather the sweet goods on the streets of Paris. Join us as we visit bloggers who know that creating a culinary tale is not just about the food, it's about the adventure along the way. D
10:30 pm 
Passport to Adventure - Expired  "Cycle Touring In Andalucia, Spain"  The beauty of Spain's southernmost region unfolds on this two wheeled, wind-in-the-face adventure. Hosts Julie Conover & Mark Jennings cycle through spectacular countryside by day and spend nights in Moorish palaces and luxurious haciendas. In the golden city of Cordoba, they meet the passionate artists who have kept alive the gypsy rhythms of flamenco, then grab capes for a spin in bullfighter' s shoes to experience the charge of these powerful creatures. D
11:01 pm 
Arts In Every Classroom: A Workshop for Elementary School Teachers, The  "Workshop 5. Designing A Multi-Arts Curriculum Unit"  Learner Team members are introduced to a curriculum design process that asks teachers and students to focus on why rather than what. D
11:00 pm 
Appalachians   The phonograph and radio expose mountain people to new influences and their own music reaches across America. The New Deal of the 1930s and the War on Poverty in the 1960s help relieve the area's continuing poverty. Outside investors still control much of the land, but today, the mountains' cities are vibrant and traditional culture is revived. Part 3 of 3G
12:00 am 
1:00 am 
1:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   Rep. John Lewis (D - Georgia)/Sen. Mary Landrieu (D - Louisiana). D
2:00 am 
Alan Alda in Scientific American Frontiers  "Hidden Motives"  Alda visits scientists who study why people do the things they do, exploring how the unconscious determines behavior.G
2:30 am 
Alan Alda in Scientific American Frontiers  "The Secret Canyon"  Alda follows experts investigating a little known canyon in the United States that includes well-preserved 1,000-year-old remains.G
3:00 am 
Journey of Man   Geneticist Spencer Wells disentangles the story of humankind's journey from beginnings in Africa. He traces the tale through DNA modern people have inherited from those ancient travelers.G
5:00 am 
Appalachians   The many Native American tribes who lived in these mountains initially intermarried and traded with early European explorers. When the Scots, Scotch-Irish and others poured into the area in the 1740s, decades of fighting began. As the newcomers settled in, they retained their traditional music and culture in the mountainous isolation. Part 1 of 3G
6:00 am 
Appalachians   President Andrew Jackson, a son of Appalachia, orders the removal of the Cherokee, marching them to what is now Oklahoma. In the Civil War, the mountains become a fierce battleground with families split between North and South. Timber, railroads and coal mining bring jobs to the area, but the outside investors also exploit the land and workers. Part 2 of 3G
7:00 am 
Appalachians   The phonograph and radio expose mountain people to new influences and their own music reaches across America. The New Deal of the 1930s and the War on Poverty in the 1960s help relieve the area's continuing poverty. Outside investors still control much of the land, but today, the mountains' cities are vibrant and traditional culture is revived. Part 3 of 3G
8:00 am 
Alan Alda in Scientific American Frontiers  "Hidden Motives"  Alda visits scientists who study why people do the things they do, exploring how the unconscious determines behavior.G
8:30 am 
Alan Alda in Scientific American Frontiers  "The Secret Canyon"  Alda follows experts investigating a little known canyon in the United States that includes well-preserved 1,000-year-old remains.G
9:00 am 
Journey of Man   Geneticist Spencer Wells disentangles the story of humankind's journey from beginnings in Africa. He traces the tale through DNA modern people have inherited from those ancient travelers.G
11:00 am 
Appalachians   The many Native American tribes who lived in these mountains initially intermarried and traded with early European explorers. When the Scots, Scotch-Irish and others poured into the area in the 1740s, decades of fighting began. As the newcomers settled in, they retained their traditional music and culture in the mountainous isolation. Part 1 of 3G
12:00 pm 
Appalachians   President Andrew Jackson, a son of Appalachia, orders the removal of the Cherokee, marching them to what is now Oklahoma. In the Civil War, the mountains become a fierce battleground with families split between North and South. Timber, railroads and coal mining bring jobs to the area, but the outside investors also exploit the land and workers. Part 2 of 3G
1:00 pm 
Appalachians   The phonograph and radio expose mountain people to new influences and their own music reaches across America. The New Deal of the 1930s and the War on Poverty in the 1960s help relieve the area's continuing poverty. Outside investors still control much of the land, but today, the mountains' cities are vibrant and traditional culture is revived. Part 3 of 3G
2:00 pm 
Alan Alda in Scientific American Frontiers  "Hidden Motives"  Alda visits scientists who study why people do the things they do, exploring how the unconscious determines behavior.G
2:30 pm 
Alan Alda in Scientific American Frontiers  "The Secret Canyon"  Alda follows experts investigating a little known canyon in the United States that includes well-preserved 1,000-year-old remains.G
3:00 pm 
Journey of Man   Geneticist Spencer Wells disentangles the story of humankind's journey from beginnings in Africa. He traces the tale through DNA modern people have inherited from those ancient travelers.G
5:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Back to the Past"  There is a bright future in the past whether the Middle Ages, the era of the mountain men, the American Civil War, or just spending time at the genealogy library. This program meets re-enactors and others who touch the past by dressing in its costumes, learning its skills, researching its people, digging into forgotten historical sites, restoring building and growing heirloom plants. They reach for the past and help bring it alive in the present.G
6:00 pm 
History Detectives  "Sheridan's House, Mark Twain Watch, Prisoner Poem"  In Oregon, researchers attempt to connect an abandoned house to Civil War Gen. Philip Sheridan. And they look into the cross-country travels of a Revolutionary War poem found in an antique trunk.G
7:00 pm 
History Detectives  "The Love Dish, Rebel Gun, Prison Plaque"  In Pennsylvania, researchers seek to learn if the Marquis de Lafayette gave a china set to a Philadelphia family. They attempt to hook up a historical society flint-lock rifle with a notorious Tory bandit and investigate why Philadelphia prisoners are listed as having fought in World War I.G
8:00 pm 
Alan Alda in Scientific American Frontiers  "Hidden Motives"  Alda visits scientists who study why people do the things they do, exploring how the unconscious determines behavior.G
8:30 pm 
Alan Alda in Scientific American Frontiers  "The Secret Canyon"  Alda follows experts investigating a little known canyon in the United States that includes well-preserved 1,000-year-old remains.G
9:00 pm 
NOW on PBS   With Barack Obama officially nominated as the Democrat's Presidential nominee, is it time to re-think affirmative action? NOW on PBS looks at some state ballot measures that would eliminate race or gender considerations in public hiring, contracting and education programs. The controversial initiatives are being spearheaded by Ward Connerly, a long-time affirmative action opponent who some are accusing of ballot fraud. NOW also posed the question to leading thinkers at the Democratic National Convention in Denver. D
9:30 pm 
Foreign Exchange   Insurgents call them collaborators and threaten them with murder. Many Iraqis who signed up to work for the US pay with their lives. But some terrorized Iraqis find safety in the U.S. D
10:00 pm 
Latin View  "High School Achievement Gap"  The respected Pew Hispanic Center reports that Latinos are more likely than any other racial or ethnic group to attend public high schools that have the dual characteristics of extreme size and poverty. Furthermore, nearly half of Latino students in U.S. public schools are English language learners who may face citizenship issues that could keep them from working, receiving college scholarships, or qualifying for in-state tuition. D
10:30 pm 
La Plaza - Maria Hinojosa: One-On-One  "Willie Colon"  Salsa legend Willie Colon has earned 11 Grammy nominations and sold more than 30 million records worldwide. Colon has collaborated with salsa's greatest musicians, including Hector Lavoe, Celia Cruz, and Ruben Blades, with whom he produced Siembra, the best-selling salsa album of all time. In this conversation with host Maria Hinojosa, Colon talks about his musical beginnings in New York City, his political aspirations, and the future of the musical genre he helped to develop. D
11:00 pm 
Nature  "A Mystery In Alaska"  Naturalist filmmaker Shane Moore, explores above and below Alaska's coastal waters to seek answers to why the Steller's sea lion population has declined 80 percent within 20 years.G
11:00 pm 
Wishbone  "Golden Retrieved"  This live-action program follows the exploits of Wishbone the dog and his human friends, Joe, David and Samantha through their adventures in their hometown of Oakdale. Wishbone's everyday experiences trigger his imagination and he finds himself in scenes from classic works of literature. In this episode, Joe forgets Wishbone, when nothing seems more important than a new mountain bike. D
11:30 pm 
Curious George  "Curious George Beats The Band/Hats and a Hole"  The symphony maestro announces that George is the winner of the conductor-for-a-day contest!G
12:00 am 
WordGirl  "Granny's Goodtime All-Cure Spritzer/Mecha-Mouse"  GRANNY'S GOODTIME ALL-CURE SPRITZER: WordGirl must put a stop to GrannyMay's latest con game - selling phony bottles of 'all-cure' spritzer that restores youth. MECHA-MOUSE: Dr.. 2-Brains builds a mechanical mouse muscle suit, to make him as strong as he is smart. D
12:30 am 
Maya & Miguel  "Paper Girl"  Maya decides that the lackluster school newspaper needs some zing, so she agrees to be editor and enlists all her friends to help out. But when their articles are a little too ordinary, she injects a dose of creative editing that makes the paper the talk of the school. But when people realize Maya doesn't have her facts straight, her reputation as a journalist is on the line, and she has to make amends -- before the midnight deadline. D
1:00 am 
Cyberchase  "Crystal Clear"  When Digit's systems go wonky, Motherboard sends him to the caves that house the Synchronizer, the beautiful crystal that keeps all borgs correctly timed. But before he can be put back in sync, he gets a glitch and tosses his crystal synchrometer into a tunnel and then flies off the wrong way down into a deep, dark chasm. Called in to help, Jackie, Matt and Inez meet Jules, the cave's timid guard, who teams up with them to find the synchrometer (using the unique geometry of crystals) and to find Digit, who's hopelessly lost. D
1:30 am 
Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman  "Ruff Ruffman Breaks The Mold"  Mike and Willie are challenged to investigate the microbial world of germs and discover which places in Mike's house are the "germiest." With the help of a public health expert, the boys swab several locations in Mike's house. Then, they head off to a lab to grow the germs in culture and analyze the growth of bacteria to determine which place has the most germs. D
2:00 am 
Arthur  "Happy Anniversary, Parts I & II"  Arthur's parents have been married for 10 years and it's time to celebrate! But the festivities are cut short when the van breaks down, stranding the whole family. Will the Reads miss their fancy dinner reservation? And what about Arthur's special "Bionic Bunny" sleepover with Buster?! Just when things couldn't get any worse, Arthur and D.W. end up locked in a diner storeroom - but when they hear the inspiring radio tale of Crooning Cowboy Kid Carter and his little sister sidekick, Arthur realizes that the best celebration of all is just being with his family. D
2:30 am 
WordWorld  "Playing Spies/Wee Little Whale"  Playing Spies: When Sheep and Duck think that Dog has a secret, they decide to play "spy" to figure out the mystery. As they secretly watch Dog, they discover he wants to build a word with the "oo" sound. But will they be caught before they can guess Dog's secret? Wee Little Whale: Sheep rescues a tiny whale who is stuck in some seaweed and brings her home to her haystack. D
3:00 am 
Sesame Street   Oscar and Grundgetta are reading "The Tale of Sleeping Grouchy" and Slimey, Telly and Elmo join them. The story begins, "Once upon a time, there was a very, very, very grouchy princess." and it tells the tale of a princess that was so grouchy, she said things like, "Phooey! " "Ewwww!" and "Sounds horrible!" One day the grouchy princess was on a grouchy walk. D
4:00 am 
Thomas & Friends  "Sight and Sound"  Thomas is looking forward to a big fireworks display that night. But first he is given an important special - to take a new light bulb to the Sodor lighthouse. Thomas is warned that the bulb will easily break and it must be delivered safely before dark so the ships can find their way. D
4:30 am 
Bob the Builder  "Dodger's Surprise"  Bob is building a creamery for Meg MacDonald's dairy where she will make Sunflower Valley's very own cheese. It's Dodger's job to collect lots of different ingredients to see which works best. As he collects the ingredients, he becomes determined to make everyone he sees laugh with his hilarious horn. D
5:00 am 
Curious George  "King Doggie/The Lucky Cap"  A Princess mistakes Hundley for a Royal Doggie. George's misfortunes turn when he gets a new hat.G
5:30 am 
Clifford The Big Red Dog  "A New Friend/Stormy Weather"  A New Friend - There's a new dog in town - and he only has three legs. Clifford, Cleo and T-Bone really like KC, but they're having a hard time acting normal around him. One minute Clifford overcompensates for KC and the next, Cleo frets that his "difference" might be contagious! Ultimately, they happily learn to accept KC. D
6:00 am 
Super Why!  "Tom Thumb"  Littlest Pig is ready for an adventure.but his brothers tell him he's too young! The Super Readers jump straight into the story of Tom Thumb, a guy who knows what it feels like to be little.really little! Tom Thumb is about to set off on his own adventure, and lucky for him the Super Readers are there to get him out of a few scrapes. D
6:30 am 
Dragon Tales  "A New Friend/El Dia Del Maestro"  A New Friend - There's a new Dragon in town-Lorca, a fun lovin', magic trick performin' extrovert who uses a purple wheelchair with sparkly wheels to get around. "I can't walk, so I roll instead!" The gang is fascinated by the wheelchair, since they've never really seen one before, but are even more fascinated by the amazing treasure map that Lorca reveals! Looks to be quite an adventure, so they all start out immediately to find the X that marks the spot. Along the way, the gang encounters obstacles that block their path, but through teamwork and quick thinking, they're able to help each other through the Forest of Darkness, over a quickly flowing river and across a field filled with "sleepytime fog!" And the buried prize? A box filled with spectacular kaleidoscopes resulting in the best treasure hunt ever! El Dia del Maestro - Every year, the students surprise Quetzal, on "ElDia del Maestro," the day of the teacher. D
7:00 am 
Cyberchase  "Inside Hacker"  It's the CyberSquad's most ingenious plan ever - and most dangerous! If they can insert a new memory chip into Hacker's H-Drive, they can turn him from evil to good. Once he's been shrunk and is inside Hacker, Matt's mission goes like clockwork until a force field is activated and envelops the H-Drive. All seems lost until Digit remembers a robot that Dr Marbles made that can break through any force field. D
7:30 am 
Arthur  "D.W. Aims High/Flaw and Order"  D.W. Aims High: D.W. D
8:00 am 
WordGirl  "Granny's Goodtime All-Cure Spritzer/Mecha-Mouse"  GRANNY'S GOODTIME ALL-CURE SPRITZER: WordGirl must put a stop to GrannyMay's latest con game - selling phony bottles of 'all-cure' spritzer that restores youth. MECHA-MOUSE: Dr.. 2-Brains builds a mechanical mouse muscle suit, to make him as strong as he is smart. D
8:30 am 
Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman  "You Lucky Dog"  Nina, Rosario, and Mike must build a homemade go-kart out of junk that can coast downhill, steer, and brake. An expert soap box derby car builder is on hand to teach them about the importance of gravity, friction, and drag in go-kart racing. The kids design and build their own go-kart, make adjustments, and finally compete in a race against a real Soap Box Derby car. D
9:00 am 
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood  "Ready to Read"  Mister Rogers has lots of baseball caps and words that match the symbol on the cap, and Mr. McFeely brings a video showing how people make baseball caps.G
9:30 am 
Peep and the Big Wide World (Apt)  "Chirp Builds A Nest/Stuck Duck"  Chirp Builds a Nest - Desperate to fly, Chirp wonders if building a nest will help her? The kids decide to build a house for their stuffed animals and action figures. With cardboard and tape they make an excellent 2 story house with a roof. Will it work in the rain? "Find some old boxes and try building your own house. D
10:00 am 
Arthur  "Happy Anniversary, Parts I & II"  Arthur's parents have been married for 10 years and it's time to celebrate! But the festivities are cut short when the van breaks down, stranding the whole family. Will the Reads miss their fancy dinner reservation? And what about Arthur's special "Bionic Bunny" sleepover with Buster?! Just when things couldn't get any worse, Arthur and D.W. end up locked in a diner storeroom - but when they hear the inspiring radio tale of Crooning Cowboy Kid Carter and his little sister sidekick, Arthur realizes that the best celebration of all is just being with his family. D
10:30 am 
Curious George  "Curious George Beats The Band/Hats and a Hole"  The symphony maestro announces that George is the winner of the conductor-for-a-day contest!G
11:00 am 
Clifford The Big Red Dog  "To Catch A Bird/The Best Party Ever"  To Catch a Bird - When Jetta's trophy and locket are missing, all fingers and paws point to Emily - all of them except for Clifford's! The dogs, led by Clifford, finally prove Emily didn't steal anything, and Clifford learns the value of having faith in a friend. The Best Party Ever - Jetta ridicules Emily for not planning enough exciting activities for her birthday party, so Charley convinces Emily not to invite her. But Emily realizes that Jetta's feelings were hurt and invites her after all. D
11:30 am 
Super Why!  "The Emperor's New Clothes"  Littlest Pig is very embarrassed. Jill wants him to wear a bucket on his head for their game, and he feels just plain silly! The Super Readers dive into the tale of The Emperor's New Clothes and meet an Emperor who doesn't want to look ridiculous either! Trouble is, his clothes seem to be invisible, and there's nothing sillier than a parade in your underwear! Educational Objectives: To learn about communicating feelings, follow the alphabet, practice spelling skills and use the power to read to change the story. D
12:00 pm 
Dragon Tales  "Express Yourself/A Snowman for All Seasons"  Express Yourself - The Doodle Fairies are unveiling a painting for Princess Kidoodle. As the gang flies to see it, Enrique tries a new nickname for Cassie - Pinky! Everyone loves the nickname, except Cassie. She is upset when Enrique uses it, but does not know how to express her hurt feelings. D
12:30 pm 
Sesame Street   Oscar and Grundgetta are reading "The Tale of Sleeping Grouchy" and Slimey, Telly and Elmo join them. The story begins, "Once upon a time, there was a very, very, very grouchy princess." and it tells the tale of a princess that was so grouchy, she said things like, "Phooey! " "Ewwww!" and "Sounds horrible!" One day the grouchy princess was on a grouchy walk. D
1:30 pm 
It's A Big Big World  "Color My World/Smooch's Caterpillar"  Snook teaches Bob that animals are different colors for their protection. Harry becomes a butterfly!G
2:00 pm 
WordWorld  "Playing Spies/Wee Little Whale"  Playing Spies: When Sheep and Duck think that Dog has a secret, they decide to play "spy" to figure out the mystery. As they secretly watch Dog, they discover he wants to build a word with the "oo" sound. But will they be caught before they can guess Dog's secret? Wee Little Whale: Sheep rescues a tiny whale who is stuck in some seaweed and brings her home to her haystack. D
2:30 pm 
Caillou  "All Kinds of Weather"  Rain, sleet, sun, and snow: Caillou is amazed by all the ways that weather changes. He's nearly in a state during a thunderstorm until Dad explains what thunder is (and how to tell it's going away). Caillou also makes the best of a rainy day by splashing in puddles. D
3:00 pm 
Barney & Friends  "Winter and Summer"  Winter: When Baby Bop is surprised by the first day of cold weather, it's Barney that helps her see winter can be a wonderful time for fun. Baby Bop is getting discouraged, wondering if it will ever snow! Then, when she least expects it.the snow begins to fall! Summer: On a hot summer day, Barney teaches BJ about all the fun activities you can do during the summer. D
3:30 pm 
Teletubbies  "Handshapes Fist"  The Teletubbies Everywhere segment features Tinky Winky and the Tubby Custard Machine and the Noo Noo tidies up 5 Tubby Custard splats. The film from the USA features a little girl and her brother making pictures using their hands. They cover their hands with paint and press it onto some paper. D
4:00 pm 
Zoboomafoo  "Night Time"  The show uses a clay animation fantasy world of Zabooland and the live-action outpost Animal Junction, where the Kratt Brothers and Zoboomafoo come together to explore world of animals and teach children how to make friends with them.G
4:30 pm 
Between the Lions  "Fuzzy Wuzzy, Wuzzy?"  Fuzzy Wuzzy was a bear. Fuzzy Wuzzy had no hair. Fuzzy Wuzzy wasn't fuzzy, was he? Well, was he?G
5:00 pm 
Wishbone  "Golden Retrieved"  This live-action program follows the exploits of Wishbone the dog and his human friends, Joe, David and Samantha through their adventures in their hometown of Oakdale. Wishbone's everyday experiences trigger his imagination and he finds himself in scenes from classic works of literature. In this episode, Joe forgets Wishbone, when nothing seems more important than a new mountain bike. D
5:30 pm 
Curious George  "Curious George Beats The Band/Hats and a Hole"  The symphony maestro announces that George is the winner of the conductor-for-a-day contest!G
6:00 pm 
WordGirl  "Granny's Goodtime All-Cure Spritzer/Mecha-Mouse"  GRANNY'S GOODTIME ALL-CURE SPRITZER: WordGirl must put a stop to GrannyMay's latest con game - selling phony bottles of 'all-cure' spritzer that restores youth. MECHA-MOUSE: Dr.. 2-Brains builds a mechanical mouse muscle suit, to make him as strong as he is smart. D
6:30 pm 
Maya & Miguel  "Paper Girl"  Maya decides that the lackluster school newspaper needs some zing, so she agrees to be editor and enlists all her friends to help out. But when their articles are a little too ordinary, she injects a dose of creative editing that makes the paper the talk of the school. But when people realize Maya doesn't have her facts straight, her reputation as a journalist is on the line, and she has to make amends -- before the midnight deadline. D
7:00 pm 
Cyberchase  "Crystal Clear"  When Digit's systems go wonky, Motherboard sends him to the caves that house the Synchronizer, the beautiful crystal that keeps all borgs correctly timed. But before he can be put back in sync, he gets a glitch and tosses his crystal synchrometer into a tunnel and then flies off the wrong way down into a deep, dark chasm. Called in to help, Jackie, Matt and Inez meet Jules, the cave's timid guard, who teams up with them to find the synchrometer (using the unique geometry of crystals) and to find Digit, who's hopelessly lost. D
7:30 pm 
Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman  "Ruff Ruffman Breaks The Mold"  Mike and Willie are challenged to investigate the microbial world of germs and discover which places in Mike's house are the "germiest." With the help of a public health expert, the boys swab several locations in Mike's house. Then, they head off to a lab to grow the germs in culture and analyze the growth of bacteria to determine which place has the most germs. D
8:00 pm 
Arthur  "Happy Anniversary, Parts I & II"  Arthur's parents have been married for 10 years and it's time to celebrate! But the festivities are cut short when the van breaks down, stranding the whole family. Will the Reads miss their fancy dinner reservation? And what about Arthur's special "Bionic Bunny" sleepover with Buster?! Just when things couldn't get any worse, Arthur and D.W. end up locked in a diner storeroom - but when they hear the inspiring radio tale of Crooning Cowboy Kid Carter and his little sister sidekick, Arthur realizes that the best celebration of all is just being with his family. D
8:30 pm 
WordGirl  "Granny's Goodtime All-Cure Spritzer/Mecha-Mouse"  GRANNY'S GOODTIME ALL-CURE SPRITZER: WordGirl must put a stop to GrannyMay's latest con game - selling phony bottles of 'all-cure' spritzer that restores youth. MECHA-MOUSE: Dr.. 2-Brains builds a mechanical mouse muscle suit, to make him as strong as he is smart. D
9:00 pm 
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood  "Ready to Read"  Mister Rogers has lots of baseball caps and words that match the symbol on the cap, and Mr. McFeely brings a video showing how people make baseball caps.G
9:30 pm 
Peep and the Big Wide World (Apt)  "Chirp Builds A Nest/Stuck Duck"  Chirp Builds a Nest - Desperate to fly, Chirp wonders if building a nest will help her? The kids decide to build a house for their stuffed animals and action figures. With cardboard and tape they make an excellent 2 story house with a roof. Will it work in the rain? "Find some old boxes and try building your own house. D
10:00 pm 
Arthur  "Happy Anniversary, Parts I & II"  Arthur's parents have been married for 10 years and it's time to celebrate! But the festivities are cut short when the van breaks down, stranding the whole family. Will the Reads miss their fancy dinner reservation? And what about Arthur's special "Bionic Bunny" sleepover with Buster?! Just when things couldn't get any worse, Arthur and D.W. end up locked in a diner storeroom - but when they hear the inspiring radio tale of Crooning Cowboy Kid Carter and his little sister sidekick, Arthur realizes that the best celebration of all is just being with his family. D
10:30 pm 
Curious George  "Curious George Beats The Band/Hats and a Hole"  The symphony maestro announces that George is the winner of the conductor-for-a-day contest!G
11:00 pm 
Clifford The Big Red Dog  "To Catch A Bird/The Best Party Ever"  To Catch a Bird - When Jetta's trophy and locket are missing, all fingers and paws point to Emily - all of them except for Clifford's! The dogs, led by Clifford, finally prove Emily didn't steal anything, and Clifford learns the value of having faith in a friend. The Best Party Ever - Jetta ridicules Emily for not planning enough exciting activities for her birthday party, so Charley convinces Emily not to invite her. But Emily realizes that Jetta's feelings were hurt and invites her after all. D
11:30 pm 
Super Why!  "The Emperor's New Clothes"  Littlest Pig is very embarrassed. Jill wants him to wear a bucket on his head for their game, and he feels just plain silly! The Super Readers dive into the tale of The Emperor's New Clothes and meet an Emperor who doesn't want to look ridiculous either! Trouble is, his clothes seem to be invisible, and there's nothing sillier than a parade in your underwear! Educational Objectives: To learn about communicating feelings, follow the alphabet, practice spelling skills and use the power to read to change the story. D

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