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12:00 AM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Culpable (Guilty)"  This episode introduces words for fruit and treats the importance of the leather industry in Argentina. [G]

12:30 AM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Caras (Faces)"  This episode covers words for vegetables and provides some facts about the major cities of Argentina. [G]

1:00 AM 
Learning Math: Patterns, Functions & Algebra  "Functions and Algorithms"  Investigate algorithms and functions. Topics covered include the importance of doing and undoing in mathematics, determining when a process can or cannot be undone, using function machines to picture and undo algorithms, and the unique outputs produced by functions. [G]

1:30 AM 
Learning Math: Patterns, Functions & Algebra  "Proportional Reasoning"  Look at direct variation and proportional reasoning. This investigation will help you to differentiate between relative and absolute meanings of "more" and to compare ratios without using common denominator algorithms. Topics include differentiating between additive and multiplicative processes and their effects on scale and proportionality, and interpreting graphs that represent proportional relationships or direct variation. [G]

2:00 AM 
Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century  "Ethnic Fragmentation In Canada"  Vancouver: Hong Kong East - Prior to the Chinese takeover of Hong Kong, thousands of wealthy businessmen moved their families to Vancouver causing a collision of cultures. What has happened since 1997? Montreal: An Island of French - Trying to preserve their culture, Quebec welcomes immigrants and pays to teach them French. [G]

2:30 AM 
Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century  "Regions and Economies"  Oregon: A Fight for Water - Native Americans and farmers compete for a scarce resource: water. U.S. [P]

3:00 AM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "The Behaving Brain"  Investigates the structure and composition of the brain: how neurons function, how information is collected and transmitted, and how chemical reactions determine every thought, feeling, and action. [G]

3:30 AM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "The Responsive Brain"  Takes a closer look at how the brain, behavior and environment interact and how the brain's structure and functions are changed by stimulation from the social and physical context. [G]

4:00 AM 
Curiosity Quest  "Dog Sledding"  Have you ever wondered how dog sled teams practice in the summertime? Venture through this episode as we visit a dog sled camp as they demonstrate how these incredible creatures stay fit in between dog sled races. [P]

4:30 AM 
Biz Kid$  "Are You Financially Literate?"  Understanding how to manage your money before you get to high school will make you even more successful when you head to college or move out on your own. Explore the skills of goal setting, budgeting, saving, and money management that make you financially literate! [G]

5:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "The Dirt On Creating A Healthy Garden (Raleigh, NC)"  The foundation of any healthy garden starts with the soil. This episode goes to the source with a tour of a Soil Testing lab and the U.S. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Voyage of the Butterflier XT"  Using Aviva's newly invented Butterflier XT, the miniaturized Kratt Brothers embark on the most incredible insect voyage in the world - the Monarch butterfly's 2,000 mile migration. [G]

6:00 AM 
Chefs A' Field: Culinary Adventures That Begin On The Farm  "Greg Atkinson-Canlis/Islandwood: Bainbridge Island, WA"  Oysterman Bill Taylor shows the chef how to raise and harvest the world's finest oysters-while caring for the environment and community. Recipes: Kumamoto Oysters & Rhubarb Mignonette; Pacific Oysters & Butter Sauce; Oysters in Nettle Sauce. [P]

6:30 AM 
Christina Cooks  "Everyday Efa's"  Omega-3 fatty acids can help clear your skin, and your thinking. Christina taste-tests the most delicious sources of it, including Hempseed and Coconut Croquettes, and Avocado Salad with Black Olive Vinaigrette. [P]

7:00 AM 
Wild Nevada  "Monitor Valley"  Joining Chris and Dave on this trip is Rich Moreno, publisher of Nevada Magazine. Their trip begins at the geographic center of the state and takes in the Hickison Petroglyph Area, Spencer's Hot Springs and the Toquima Cave Petroglyph site in the Smokey Valley area. [P]

7:30 AM 
In The Americas with David Yetman  "Hawaii's Big Island: The Volcanos' Gifts"  [P]

8:00 AM 
The Woodwright's Shop  "Inlaid Lettering with Steve Latta"  See how to make your name in holly wood by setting slender stringing into the slotted surface. [P]

8:30 AM 
Woodsmith Shop  "Heirloom Tool Chest"  Woodworkers dream of building a custom chest for their fine tools. The Woodsmith editors show you how to make that dream come true. [P]

9:00 AM 
The Victory Garden  "Edible"  Host Jamie Durie visits COPIA, the American Center for Food and Wine, where he tours the center's extensive vegetable gardens and orchards. [G]

9:30 AM 
For Your Home  "Gentlemen's Quarters, Part 8"  Vicki introduces the healthiest and easiest solution to rid basements of dampness and odors. Then she creates a perfect haven with natural accents and warm colors. [P]

10:00 AM 
Martha's Sewing Room  "Embroidered Embellishments"  Embroidered covered buttons and sewing techniques on a linen Designer Suit; Sew Quick, Sew Easy monogrammed tote with embroidered piping; Designer Technique on lozenge smocking; Hand embroidered featherstitch. Guests: June Mellinger, Kathy Barnard, Gloria McKinnon. [P]

10:30 AM 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Dark Waterfall"  Watch Bob Ross and his amazing paint brushes create a wonderful little waterfall in the middle of an early autumn forest. [P]

11:00 AM 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "I'm Inspired"  [P]

11:30 AM 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Class  "Beet Gorgonzola Salad & Veal Chops"  Joanne takes the challenge of changing her student Michael's mind about certain ingredients by teaching him two delicious recipes. Recipes: (1) WATERCRESS AND BEET SALAD WITH GORGONZOLA AND WALNUTS, (2) VEAL CHOPS WITH OLIVES, CAPERS, AND SAGE. [P]

12:00 PM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Culpable (Guilty)"  This episode introduces words for fruit and treats the importance of the leather industry in Argentina. [G]

12:30 PM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Caras (Faces)"  This episode covers words for vegetables and provides some facts about the major cities of Argentina. [G]

1:00 PM 
Learning Math: Patterns, Functions & Algebra  "Functions and Algorithms"  Investigate algorithms and functions. Topics covered include the importance of doing and undoing in mathematics, determining when a process can or cannot be undone, using function machines to picture and undo algorithms, and the unique outputs produced by functions. [G]

1:30 PM 
Learning Math: Patterns, Functions & Algebra  "Proportional Reasoning"  Look at direct variation and proportional reasoning. This investigation will help you to differentiate between relative and absolute meanings of "more" and to compare ratios without using common denominator algorithms. Topics include differentiating between additive and multiplicative processes and their effects on scale and proportionality, and interpreting graphs that represent proportional relationships or direct variation. [G]

2:00 PM 
Mechanical Universeā€¦And Beyond, The  "Velocity and Time"  Einstein is motivated to perfect the central ideas of physics, resulting in a new understanding of the meaning of space and time. [P]

2:30 PM 
Mechanical Universeā€¦And Beyond, The  "Mass, Momentum, Energy"  The new meaning of space and time make it necessary to formulate a newmechanics. [P]

3:00 PM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "The Behaving Brain"  Investigates the structure and composition of the brain: how neurons function, how information is collected and transmitted, and how chemical reactions determine every thought, feeling, and action. [G]

3:30 PM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "The Responsive Brain"  Takes a closer look at how the brain, behavior and environment interact and how the brain's structure and functions are changed by stimulation from the social and physical context. [G]

4:00 PM 
Curiosity Quest  "Dog Sledding"  Have you ever wondered how dog sled teams practice in the summertime? Venture through this episode as we visit a dog sled camp as they demonstrate how these incredible creatures stay fit in between dog sled races. [P]

4:30 PM 
Biz Kid$  "Are You Financially Literate?"  Understanding how to manage your money before you get to high school will make you even more successful when you head to college or move out on your own. Explore the skills of goal setting, budgeting, saving, and money management that make you financially literate! [G]

5:00 PM 
The Electric Company  "Shrink, Shrank, Shrunk!"  Manny has borrowed the Skeleckian Shrinkanator 3002, an invention with the power to shrink anything down to a very small size. When Marcus and Jessica accidentally get shrunk, The Electric Company has to get the Shrinkinator back from Manny to get them back to normal size! This becomes even more difficult when Manny shrinks himself and is nowhere to be found. [P]

5:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "R-Fair City"  (topic: Probability and Chance) - Disguised as a gypsy, Hacker lures Digit to a fantastic cyber amusement park and holds him captive. When the kids arrive, they analyze the games of chance, figuring out which games are fair and which ones are not, and use what they learn to find Hacker and beat him at his own game before it's too late! The Big Idea: A game of chance is fair when nobody can tell who will win, but everyone has the same chance of being a winner. [P]

6:00 PM 
Jacques Pepin: More Fast Food My Way  "Chockfull of Surprises"  Jacques uses canned ingredients to make pumpkin gratin. He hides treasures inside tomato surprise and adds Romesco sauce to grilled striped bass. [G]

6:30 PM 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "A Slow and Easy Thanksgiving"  [P]

7:00 PM 
Cuisine Culture  "Chef Yoram Nitzam"  [P]

7:30 PM 
Pati's Mexican Table  "A French Twist On Mexico"  [P]

8:00 PM 
The Woodwright's Shop  "Inlaid Lettering with Steve Latta"  See how to make your name in holly wood by setting slender stringing into the slotted surface. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Italy's Amalfi Coast"  Rick visits the trendy resort of Positano on the Amalfi coastline, south of Naples. He also takes in the charms of Sorrento, the ancient Greek temples of Paestum, and the iridescent Blue Grotto beneath the Isle of Capri. [G]

9:00 PM 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Milan, Italy"  Milan has been an influential city for well over 2,000 years. It was a significant political and commercial center for the Roman Empire, and it has maintained that position ever since. [P]

9:30 PM 
Jacques Pepin: More Fast Food My Way  "Chockfull of Surprises"  Jacques uses canned ingredients to make pumpkin gratin. He hides treasures inside tomato surprise and adds Romesco sauce to grilled striped bass. [G]

10:00 PM 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "A Slow and Easy Thanksgiving"  [P]

10:30 PM 
Coastal Cooking with John Shields  "Ready, Set, Party"  To feed a coastal party crowd, think Shrimp Feed with guest "Paw Paw" George Davis. Other recipes include Gloucester Lobster Salad, and Firefly Farms Goat Cheese Cheesecake with Caramel Sauce. [P]

11:00 PM 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "I'm Inspired"  [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Italy's Amalfi Coast"  Rick visits the trendy resort of Positano on the Amalfi coastline, south of Naples. He also takes in the charms of Sorrento, the ancient Greek temples of Paestum, and the iridescent Blue Grotto beneath the Isle of Capri. [G]


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