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August 3, 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.
8:00 am 
Globe Trekker  "Around The World - Silk Road: Kashgar to Istanbul"  Holly Morris picks up the journey in Central Asia. She crosses the Jiptik Pass to Osh, and explores the Kingdom of Samarkand and Bukhara. She travels the desert of Turkmenistan to the lost city of Merv and heads to the modern capital of Baku in Azerbaijan. Her trek ends in the rich bazaars of Istanbul.G

9:00 am 
Globe Trekker  "Around The World - East to West: Istanbul to Vienna"  Ian Wright starts in Istanbul to follow historic trails into the Balkans where once the Ottomans pushed into Europe. Crossing the Black Sea into Bulgaria he explores vampire myths before continuing to Serbia. From the Croatian coast he takes a road trip to Dubrovnik, Split and Rijeka, checks out a thermal lake in Hungary and then heads to Vienna.G

10:00 am 
Martha Stewart's Cooking School  "Fish Monger"  If you love to eat seafood but balk at preparing it at home, you'll welcome this lesson. Dave Pasternack, a renowned seafood chef based in New York City, joins Martha for a beginner's class on buying, butchering and storing fish. They then demystify boning a round or flat fish and cleaning a squid. D

10:30 am 
Simply Ming  "Wine & Tapas"  NULL

11:00 am 
Jacques Pepin: More Fast Food My Way  "Layered Elegance"  Jacques layers feta, cucumber and onion between tomato slices to make tall Greek tomato salad. Then he serves salmon in sour cream herb sauce.G

11:30 am 
Lidia's Italy In America  "Eastern Seaboard: A Shell of a Good Time"  NULL

12:00 pm 
Art of the Western World  "Classical Ideal"  Part I: Traces the origins of humanism and the immortal classical style to Ancient Greece. Part II: The genius of Roman engineering and architecture was used to build an empire, while portrait sculpture exalted its rulers. D

1:00 pm 
Mathematics Illuminated  "Game Theory"  Competition and cooperation can be studied mathematically, an idea that first arose in the analysis of games like chess and checkers, but soon showed its relevance to economics and geopolitical strategy. This unit shows how conflict and strategies can be thought about mathematically, and how doing so can reveal important insights about human and even animal behaviors. D

1:30 pm 
Mathematics Illuminated  "Harmonious Math"  All sound is the product of airwaves crashing against our eardruMs. The mathematical technique for understanding this and other wave phenomena is called the Fourier analysis, which allows the disentangling of a complex wave into basic waves called sinusoids, or sine waves. In this unit we discover how the Fourier analysis is used in creating electronic music and underpins all digital technology. D

2:00 pm 
Science In Focus: Force and Motion  "The Lure of Magnetism"  What is the difference between a permanent magnet and an electromagnet? In this workshop, fourth-grade students build an electromagnet by winding a wire around a rivet and attaching the ends to battery terminals. The students first predict how many washers they can pick up with the help of their electromagnet and then perform the experiment to test their predictions. After the number of washers is recorded and the results are discussed, the students engage in a group discussion about practical uses for electromagnets.G

3:00 pm 
Teaching Channel   Teaching Channel takes you inside America's K-12 classrooms with 5 short documentaries that showcase inspiring and effective teaching practices. Visit a multi-lingual classroom in Los Angeles where students learn to find their voice. See 6th graders on a microscopic safari. D

4:00 pm 
Looking at Learning....Again Part 1  "Inquiry"  Science Education Professor Hubert Dyasi discusses inquiry-based learning in science and explains why it is essential in all subjects. In this workshop, you will see several classrooms where inquiry learning is taking place and explore numerous strategies you can use in your own classroom. D

5:00 pm 
Crafting at the Spotted Canary  "Things That Organize"  Message boards, chore charts, and calendars - let's get organized! First, create a tricked out message board. Next, kids will love this chore chart embellished with colorful papers, stickers, and pockets. Last, guest expert Elizabeth Barboza designs a family calendar to keep track of all the important activities in your everyday life. D

5:30 pm 
Crafting at the Spotted Canary  "Things That Are Lacey"  We all like to feel pretty and lace is one of those designs that makes everything beautiful. Stamps and punches are great tools for adding lace to everyday iteMs. Pillows for the couch can be stamped with lace, you can stamp a piece of fabric for a new-look to a chair, and paper can be punched to make a delicate wreath for the door to welcome your friends. D

6:00 pm 
Globe Trekker  "Around The World - Pacific Journeys: Tonga to New Caledonia"  Zay Harding concludes his grand Pacific adventure heading further west across the South Sea Islands into Tonga, Fiji and New Caledonia - islands whose histories have been shaped by brutal tribal conflicts and British and French colonization.G

7:00 pm 
Globe Trekker  "Around The World - Silk Road: X'ian to Kashgar"  In China, Megan McCormick follows the legendary trade route along which caravans of treasures once found their way into Europe.G

8:00 pm 
Globe Trekker  "Around The World - Silk Road: Kashgar to Istanbul"  Holly Morris picks up the journey in Central Asia. She crosses the Jiptik Pass to Osh, and explores the Kingdom of Samarkand and Bukhara. She travels the desert of Turkmenistan to the lost city of Merv and heads to the modern capital of Baku in Azerbaijan. Her trek ends in the rich bazaars of Istanbul.G

9:00 pm 
Globe Trekker  "Around The World - East to West: Istanbul to Vienna"  Ian Wright starts in Istanbul to follow historic trails into the Balkans where once the Ottomans pushed into Europe. Crossing the Black Sea into Bulgaria he explores vampire myths before continuing to Serbia. From the Croatian coast he takes a road trip to Dubrovnik, Split and Rijeka, checks out a thermal lake in Hungary and then heads to Vienna.G

10:00 pm 

10:30 pm 
Simply Ming  "Wine & Tapas"  NULL

11:00 pm 
Coastal Cooking with John Shields  "Cowgirl Coastal"  Sue Conley, chief-cowgirl of the Cowgirl Creamery shows us her cowpoke secrets of making cheese on the Northern California coastline. Other recipes from the Gulf coast are Grilled Grouper and Peach Couscous and Texas Cowboy Chili Stew. The Kitchen Goddess shares the secrets of making the perfect Sangria. D

11:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Scotland's Islands and Highlands"  Rick tosses a caber (log) at a Scottish clan gathering, remembers Highland massacres and takes a ferry to Iona.G

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August 3, 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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