Schedule banner

LEARN/CREATE (PT)


IdahoPTV Belongs to You. Contribute now.

   <<Previous Month

Next Month >>   

W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30


Pacific Time
View Mountain     
Monday
November 6, 2006
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.
1:01 am 
Out of the Past  "New Worlds"  The Age of Discovery 500 years ago revealed a broad range of cultures, from the vastnempires of the Aztecs and the Incas to roving bands of hunter-gatherers. Thisnprovided irrefutable evidence that cultures, like biological species, have evolvednindependently and on a global scale. D
2:01 am 
Bridging World History  "Unit 9. Connections Across Land"  How were land-based trade routes conduits of both commerce and culture? The Eurasian Silk Roads, the trans-Saharan Gold Roads, and the Meso-American Turquoise Road trace the transmission of commodities, religions, and diseases, as well as the movements of people. D
2:30 am 
Bridging World History  "Unit 10. Connections Across Water"  How were water routes used as conduits of expansion and trade? The traders of the Indian Ocean, the early Mississippians, and the Norsemen carried death and disease, skills and technologies, philosophies and religion down rivers and across oceans. D
3:01 am 
English Composition: Writing for An Audience  "Argument"  The formal argument is the basis for most academic assignments, including research papers. Students learn about the process of writing a simple statement (a main-claim, thesis, hypothesis, or focus sentence) and supporting it with evidence. Featured writers and academics include political science instructor George Wright (California State University) and composition instructor Betsy Klimasmith (University of Washington). D
3:30 am 
English Composition: Writing for An Audience  "Quotes and Citations"  This program presents students with skills to properly paraphrase, quote, and use MLA or APA citations in academic work and other writing. People as diverse as Federal Judge Helen Gillmor, writer/musician David Ellefson (Megadeth), and English composition instructor Thomas Fox (California State University, Chico) examine ways to find the balance between unethically "borrowing" another person. D
4:01 am 
Growing Old in a New Age  "Learning, Memory, and Speed of Behavior"  Explores what happens to our mental capacities as we age. Techniques used to maintain and augment mental functioning are examined. Elders explain why lifelong learning is crucial. D
5:00 am 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Cinque Terre: Italy's Hidden Riviera"  Rick samples village life, fishing for anchovies at midnight, savoring pesto, picking grapes, cheering on cliff divers, and visits quarries where Michelangelo selected marble.G
5:30 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
6:00 am 
This Old House  "East Boston Project, Part 4"  An abatement contractor removes asbestos-laden flooring in the first-floor kitchen. Tom Silva and Norm Abram take out moldings on the second floor that will be saved for reuse.G
6:30 am 
Smart Gardening   Topics include: art in the garden, Kid's Garden at Huntington Botanical Garden, edible ornamentals and herbiers part two.G
7:00 am 
One Stroke Painting with Donna Dewberry  "First Class Service"  Donna paints trays with matching coffee mugs and wine glasses for fall, Christmas and spring.G
7:30 am 
America Sews with Sue Hausmann  "Quilting for Your Home"  Guest Donna Dewberry brings quilted projects made with fabric coordinates. Sue and Donna provide ideas for projects throughout the home.G
8:00 am 
America Quilts Creatively  "Memory Quilts"  Karen and Sue share the joy of making memory quilts for special people and events. Learn how to add photos to your knitted garments and how to draw a kaleidoscope block pattern in your computer software with Andrea Poulimenos. D
8:30 am 
For Your Home  "Bright Home Office Ideas"  Dan Russell shows an inventive way to install a skylight to first floor rooms. Sloan faux finishes pedestals to create a stylish desk for under $100. Personalize your home office with shelves filled with family photos and with elegant transfer letters for your walls. D
9:00 am 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Texas Rib House"  Kitchen experts use a recipe for beef ribs that is a culinary trip to the Lone Star State. They also taste cornbread mixes and test cast iron skillets.G
9:30 am 
Lidia's Family Table  "Ribs Italian Style"  Lidia and one of her chefs from Kansas City prepare the ribs, including rib guazzetto served with rigatoni.G
10:00 am 
Jacques Pepin: Fast Food My Way  "Perfect "Pear"Ings"  Veal roast from a pressure cooker is paired with skillet endives and a dessert of pear brown Betty, using surplus baked goods.G
10:30 am 
Weir Cooking in the City  "Sibling Revelry"  Joanne and her brother, John join together to celebrate Joanne's birthday. John arrives early so that they can spend the day doing their favorite thing -- cooking and eating together. They make a very special CELEBRATION SALAD OF ENDIVE, CREME FRAICHE AND CAVIAR, tie HALIBUT PARCELS WITH CAPERS AND LEMON THYME and then bake a finale dessert of a CARAMELIZED CHOCOLATE AND ALMOND BUDINO instead of the traditional birthday cake. D
11:01 am 
Teaching Reading K-2: A Library of Classroom Practices  "Becoming Readers and Writers"  In Sheila Owen's Beaumont, California kindergarten class, all five- and six-year-olds are "readers and writers from day one." We see her students listen and respond to a story about pumpkins, create sentences using the word wall, and chant a poem on the letter D. Guided by Ms. Owen, they write a group account of the pumpkin life cycle, and then work independently on their writing. D
11:30 am 
Teaching Reading K-2: A Library of Classroom Practices  "Writer's Journal"  In John Sinnett's afternoon kindergarten class in Houston, Texas, literacy routines are front and center. The students, many of whom are from China, Vietnam, and other Asian countries, focus on print and "what good readers do." They learn "what good writers do" as Mr. Sinnett guides them through independent writing in their personal journals. D
12:01 pm 
Voices & Visions  "Sylvia Plath"  The creative intensity with which Plath confronted her experiences as daughter, wife, mother, and writer is explored in documentary and archival footage intercut with visualizations of her work. D
1:01 pm 
Conversations In Literature  "Returning to the Classroom"  In the concluding session, the readers in this community talk about the ways in which these processes can affect the language arts classroom, sharing their success stories. The audience is also given the opportunity to eavesdrop on classrooms throughout the country to see how teachers can encourage their students to become active and involved readers, creating rich and complex envisionments as they interact with literature. D
2:01 pm 
Write in the Middle: A Workshop for Middle School Teachers  "Workshop 1. Creating A Community of Writers"  In this session, participants explore practical strategies. D
3:01 pm 
Signature: Contemporary Writers  "Bobbie Ann Mason"  Features her award-winning novels, In Country and Feather Crowns, and presents readingsnfrom her story collections, Love Life and Shiloh and Other Stories.n. D
4:01 pm 
Teaching Reading K-2: A Library of Classroom Practices  "Becoming Readers and Writers"  In Sheila Owen's Beaumont, California kindergarten class, all five- and six-year-olds are "readers and writers from day one." We see her students listen and respond to a story about pumpkins, create sentences using the word wall, and chant a poem on the letter D. Guided by Ms. Owen, they write a group account of the pumpkin life cycle, and then work independently on their writing. D
4:30 pm 
Teaching Reading K-2: A Library of Classroom Practices  "Writer's Journal"  In John Sinnett's afternoon kindergarten class in Houston, Texas, literacy routines are front and center. The students, many of whom are from China, Vietnam, and other Asian countries, focus on print and "what good readers do." They learn "what good writers do" as Mr. Sinnett guides them through independent writing in their personal journals. D
5:00 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Cinque Terre: Italy's Hidden Riviera"  Rick samples village life, fishing for anchovies at midnight, savoring pesto, picking grapes, cheering on cliff divers, and visits quarries where Michelangelo selected marble.G
5:30 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
6:00 pm 
This Old House  "East Boston Project, Part 4"  An abatement contractor removes asbestos-laden flooring in the first-floor kitchen. Tom Silva and Norm Abram take out moldings on the second floor that will be saved for reuse.G
6:30 pm 
Smart Gardening   Topics include: art in the garden, Kid's Garden at Huntington Botanical Garden, edible ornamentals and herbiers part two.G
7:00 pm 
One Stroke Painting with Donna Dewberry  "First Class Service"  Donna paints trays with matching coffee mugs and wine glasses for fall, Christmas and spring.G
7:30 pm 
America Sews with Sue Hausmann  "Quilting for Your Home"  Guest Donna Dewberry brings quilted projects made with fabric coordinates. Sue and Donna provide ideas for projects throughout the home.G
8:00 pm 
America Quilts Creatively  "Memory Quilts"  Karen and Sue share the joy of making memory quilts for special people and events. Learn how to add photos to your knitted garments and how to draw a kaleidoscope block pattern in your computer software with Andrea Poulimenos. D
8:30 pm 
For Your Home  "Bright Home Office Ideas"  Dan Russell shows an inventive way to install a skylight to first floor rooms. Sloan faux finishes pedestals to create a stylish desk for under $100. Personalize your home office with shelves filled with family photos and with elegant transfer letters for your walls. D
9:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Texas Rib House"  Kitchen experts use a recipe for beef ribs that is a culinary trip to the Lone Star State. They also taste cornbread mixes and test cast iron skillets.G
9:30 pm 
Lidia's Family Table  "Ribs Italian Style"  Lidia and one of her chefs from Kansas City prepare the ribs, including rib guazzetto served with rigatoni.G
10:00 pm 
Jacques Pepin: Fast Food My Way  "Perfect "Pear"Ings"  Veal roast from a pressure cooker is paired with skillet endives and a dessert of pear brown Betty, using surplus baked goods.G
10:30 pm 
Weir Cooking in the City  "Sibling Revelry"  Joanne and her brother, John join together to celebrate Joanne's birthday. John arrives early so that they can spend the day doing their favorite thing -- cooking and eating together. They make a very special CELEBRATION SALAD OF ENDIVE, CREME FRAICHE AND CAVIAR, tie HALIBUT PARCELS WITH CAPERS AND LEMON THYME and then bake a finale dessert of a CARAMELIZED CHOCOLATE AND ALMOND BUDINO instead of the traditional birthday cake. D
11:01 pm 
Teaching Reading K-2: A Library of Classroom Practices  "Becoming Readers and Writers"  In Sheila Owen's Beaumont, California kindergarten class, all five- and six-year-olds are "readers and writers from day one." We see her students listen and respond to a story about pumpkins, create sentences using the word wall, and chant a poem on the letter D. Guided by Ms. Owen, they write a group account of the pumpkin life cycle, and then work independently on their writing. D
11:30 pm 
Teaching Reading K-2: A Library of Classroom Practices  "Writer's Journal"  In John Sinnett's afternoon kindergarten class in Houston, Texas, literacy routines are front and center. The students, many of whom are from China, Vietnam, and other Asian countries, focus on print and "what good readers do." They learn "what good writers do" as Mr. Sinnett guides them through independent writing in their personal journals. D

   <<Previous Month

Next Month >>   

W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30


Pacific Time
View Mountain     
Monday
November 6, 2006
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.
Idaho PTV Homepage Idaho PTV Homepage