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April 13, 2013
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7:00 am 
Smart Travels - Pacific Rim With Rudy Maxa  "Seattle"  In this urban center surrounded by natural beauty, Rudy explores downtown, samples microbrews and lattes, noses around the neighborhoods and hops a ferry.G

7:30 am 
Smart Travels - Pacific Rim With Rudy Maxa  "Maui and Hawaii's Big Island"  Rudy makes reservations to travel the Pacific, beginning in Hawaii where he takes the twisting road to Hana with its cascading waterfalls. On the Big Island he looks for petroglyphs and peers into the world's most active volcano from a helicopter.G

8:00 am 
Smart Travels - Pacific Rim With Rudy Maxa  "Oahu and Kauai"  Rudy explores Hawaii's Polynesian roots, remembers World War II and pays homage to King Kamehameha. On The Garden Island, he hikes the Waimea Canyon.G

8:30 am 
Smart Travels - Pacific Rim With Rudy Maxa  "San Francisco"  Rudy finds the place locals call The City revels in art, diversity and food. He learns about the famed sourdough bread and tours Alcatraz Island. He finds Chinatown a feast for the senses, stops at Italian cafes in North Beach and strolls through the Haight neighborhood.G

9:00 am 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Harvest Time"  NULL

9:30 am 
Simply Ming  "Thickening with Guest Susur Lee"  NULL

10:00 am 
Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef  "Seafood Savvy"  Chef Keller makes three innovative and easy-to-prepare seafood recipes including mussels bathed in a creamy, white wine sauce and an unusual ceviche that's packed with punch. Mussels in Basil White Wine Sauce; Rock Shrimp Burger; Peruvian Ceviche.G

10:30 am 
Lidia's Italy In America  "For The Love of Vegetables"  Italians love their vegetables, and they are known for having some of the simplest, freshest and most delicious vegetable dishes of any country. In this episode, Lidia makes Stuffed Escarole, Stuffed Artichoke and Meat Stuffed Eggplant. D

11:00 am 
Art of the Western World  "Age of Reason, An Age of Passion"  Part I: The playful fantasy and provocative subjects of the Rococo style practiced by Watteau, Fragonard, and Boucher gave way to strict Rationalism, which insisted on morality in art and the purity of classical form, as seen in the works of David. Part II: Striving for individual expression, Romantic painters Goya, Gericault, and Delacroix demonstrated a range of styles and subjects. D

12:00 pm 
Science In Focus: Force and Motion  "Force Against Force"  Magnets stick to other magnets and to metal objects made of iron or steel. How much force is required to break the attraction between two magnets? In this workshop, fourth-grade students explore ways to balance the force of magnetism against the force of gravity. A magnet placed in a cup on one side of a pan-balance is stuck to a stationary magnet beneath the cup. When enough washers are placed on the opposite side of the balance, the magnets will separate. Graphical analysis shows some unexpected results.G

1:00 pm 
Learning Math: Patterns, Functions & Algebra  "Linear Functions and Slope"  Explore linear relationships by looking at lines and slopes. Using computer spreadsheets, examine dynamic dependence and linear relationships and learn to recognize linear relationships expressed in tables, equations, and graphs. Also, explore the role of slope and dependent and independent variables in graphs of linear relationships, and the relationship of rates to slopes and equations.G

1:30 pm 
Learning Math: Patterns, Functions & Algebra  "Solving Equations"  Look at different strategies for solving equations. Topics include the different meanings attributed to the equal sign and the strengths and limitations of different models for solving equations. Explore the connection between equality and balance, and practice solving equations by balancing, working backwards, and inverting operations.G

2:00 pm 
Teaching Channel Presents  "Arts Essentials"  Arts Essentials: Take a look at how teachers are designing arts programs that promote critical thinking and problem solving skills. Visit several classrooms where art, music, dance and drama are used to teach math and writing - along with helping students develop social skills and self-confidence. D

3:00 pm 
Unseen Life On Earth: An Introduction to Microbiology  "Energy and Growth"  There were microorganisms on earth approximately 2 billion years before any other life forms evolved. Because of this profound head- start they have evolved several different metabolic strategies for producing energy and securing the materials needed for growth. This program examines those mechanisms using examples that should be familiar to all students. D

3:30 pm 
Unseen Life On Earth: An Introduction to Microbiology  "Life's Databases"  All life on earth uses DNA as an information storage molecule. This program deals with the way that information is expressed in cellular growth and metabolism. It also examines how the tools that helped us understand the genetics of inheritance can be used to solve both environmental and health probleMs.. D

4:00 pm 
Connecting with the Arts: A Teaching Practices Library, 6-8  "Folk Tales Transformed"  A visiting theatre artist works with a language arts teacher and a visual art teacher to help eighth-graders transform folk tales into original scenes that the students perform. D

4:30 pm 
Connecting with the Arts: A Teaching Practices Library, 6-8  "Preserving A Place for the Arts"  When faced with budget cuts, the staff of a rural middle school finds innovative ways to keep the arts a viable part of the curriculum. D

5:00 pm 
Smart Travels - Pacific Rim With Rudy Maxa  "Shanghai"  Rudy explores the city of skyscrapers, non-stop shopping and delicious dining. Excursions to the gardens of Suzhou and the canal town of Zhouzhuang bring the ancient past alive.G

5:30 pm 
Smart Travels - Pacific Rim With Rudy Maxa  "Hong Kong"  On the Star Ferry, Rudy savors the skyline of the energetic city where ancient tradition cozies up to ultramodern. He takes in monasteries, Chinese herbs and shopping. On the island of Lantau, he views one of the world's largest statues of Buddha.G

6:00 pm 
Smart Travels - Pacific Rim With Rudy Maxa  "Guadalajara & Puerto Vallarta"  Rudy explores the rich history and culture of the city. He tours a tequila factory and samples traditional Mexican cooking.G

6:30 pm 
Smart Travels - Pacific Rim With Rudy Maxa  "Vancouver & Victoria, British Columbia"  Rudy explores the mix of cultures in Vancouver that inspires world-class cuisine, spirited night life and Asian shopping centers. He boards a ferry to Victoria to visit the bastion of British Heritage for afternoon tea.G

7:00 pm 
Smart Travels - Pacific Rim With Rudy Maxa  "Seattle"  In this urban center surrounded by natural beauty, Rudy explores downtown, samples microbrews and lattes, noses around the neighborhoods and hops a ferry.G

7:30 pm 
Smart Travels - Pacific Rim With Rudy Maxa  "Maui and Hawaii's Big Island"  Rudy makes reservations to travel the Pacific, beginning in Hawaii where he takes the twisting road to Hana with its cascading waterfalls. On the Big Island he looks for petroglyphs and peers into the world's most active volcano from a helicopter.G

8:00 pm 
Smart Travels - Pacific Rim With Rudy Maxa  "Oahu and Kauai"  Rudy explores Hawaii's Polynesian roots, remembers World War II and pays homage to King Kamehameha. On The Garden Island, he hikes the Waimea Canyon.G

8:30 pm 
Smart Travels - Pacific Rim With Rudy Maxa  "San Francisco"  Rudy finds the place locals call The City revels in art, diversity and food. He learns about the famed sourdough bread and tours Alcatraz Island. He finds Chinatown a feast for the senses, stops at Italian cafes in North Beach and strolls through the Haight neighborhood.G

9:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Simple & Satisfying Vegetable Mains"  NULL

9:30 pm 
Simply Ming  "Thickening with Guest Susur Lee"  NULL

10:00 pm 
Kimchi Chronicles  "The Seafood Chronicles"  Diving into one of the most amazing Korean traditions, Jean-Georges visits with the Haenyos of Jeju Island, who free-dive for seafood off the rocky coast. Jean-Georges feasts on fresh sea urchin, a dream breakfast for a world-renowned chef. Then, he enjoys a fortifying seafood stew at Baekrok Haegwon restaurant, a Korean-style bouillabaisse filled with clams and crab. D

10:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "The Best of West Ireland: Dingle, Galway, and the Aran Islands"  Rick travels through rugged villages and dances in a castle at a medieval folk banquet.G

11:00 pm 
Assessment In Math and Science: What's The Point?  "That Would Never Work Here, Either!"  Involving students in assessment is often the key to engaging them in learning. This workshop will continue to follow Barbara and Scott as they use assessment to encourage their students to improve their performance. Providing opportunities for students to assess their own work and that of their peers will be the focus of this workshop. D

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April 13, 2013
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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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