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Thursday 1/17/2013

Noon EST

WordWorldHigh Definition
#302 "Kite Flight/Hide and Seek" [TV-Y]
When Frog sails away on a big kite he built, it's up to Duck and Shark to save him. The WordFriends play a game of Hide and Seek where they have to hide behind WordThings that end in "ake." [High-Definition]
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19018 [TV-RE]
Kentucky HealthClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#801 "Foot Care"
Dr. Nere Onosode discusses foot diseases. Watch Online

12:30 pm

Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#129 "Best Paw Forward/Then Came Bob" [TV-Y]
Everyone else puts their handprints in the cement at the new recreation center, but Clifford's paw print is just too big. Then the kids figure out a way to include him. Vaz babysits for a mischievous little dog who has a talent for causing trouble—and blaming it on Clifford. [High-Definition]
Connections with Renee ShawKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#816 "Bianca Spriggs"
Affrilachian poet and performer Bianca Spriggs discusses "The Thirteen," an exhibit and performance revolving around the lives of 13 black women who were lynched in Kentucky during the 19th and 20th centuries. A 2013 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online


GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#131 "Fractions" [TV-G]
What fractions represent, how to judge the relative sizes of different fractions, calculating with them, and solving everyday fraction problems.
CaillouHigh Definition
#430 "I'm Learning" [TV-Y]
Jonas, a cowboy friend of Dad's, invites the family to visit his ranch. Caillou learns a lot about horses and gets to brush a pony named Lucky. Later, he accompanies Mom to the grocery store. [High-Definition]
One to OneClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#312 "Michael Gates Gill"
On location at a Starbucks in Lexington, author Michael Gates Gill sits down for a cup with host Bill Goodman to discuss Gill's book How Starbucks Saved My Life: A Son of Privilege Learns To Live Like Everyone Else. Gill came from a wealthy family, graduated from Yale, and was a successful advertising executive in New York when he lost it all at the age of 60. Then he found a new sense of purpose as a Starbucks barista. A 2008 KET production. Watch Online


Pre-GED Connection
#120 "Number Sense" [TV-G]
Explores the language of math and how you can use logic and common sense to make number problems more manageable.
Daniel Tiger's NeighborhoodHigh Definition
#101 "Daniel's Birthday/Daniel's Picnic" [TV-Y]
Daniel picks out a cake for his birthday party but it gets smushed on the bumpy Trolley ride home. Daniel, Prince Wednesday, and Miss Elaina's picnic gets rained out. [High-Definition]
#231 "Grant Turner"
Announcer, Grant Turner, "the voice of the Grand Ole Opry," talks about his career. A 1981 KET production.


News QuizHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2815 "Jan. 17, 2013" [TV-G]
[High-Definition] Watch Online
It's Sew EasyHigh Definition
#211 "Super Simple - Beginner" [TV-G]
Sewing items for a complete bedroom ensemble, a lesson on how to addembellishments to readymade garments and accessories, and a fold up dog bowl are highlighted. [High-Definition]
Head of the HollerKY
#107 "Jonathan Burgess"
Irish playwright Jonathan Burgess discusses connections between Appalachia and Northern Ireland and the influence Ulster-Scots culture has had on Appalachia.


Telling TalesKY
#106 "Soap/Cat and Rat"
The tale of a forgetful little boy and how forgetfulness gets him into trouble and a story of how the rat lost his tail and got it back again, both told by Appalachian storytellers Tom Bledsoe and Rich Kirby.


Dinosaur TrainHigh Definition
#126 "Confuciusornis Says/Tiny's Tiny Doll" [TV-Y]
The Pteranodons visit a very wise, old dinosaur, try some new foods, and learn to meditate. Tiny mistakenly leaves her favorite Tiny-Doll behind at Velociraptor Valley. [High-Definition]
Scrapbook SoupHigh Definition
#213 "3D" [TV-G]
Projects include a birds nest basket, an all occasion card featuring 3D embellishments made from a mold, a wood card box, and a wood organizer for your scrapbook desk. [High-Definition]
Young LincolnClosed CaptionedKY
Examines how the joys and trials of Abraham Lincoln's boyhood years formed his personality, shaped his early political notions, and molded his character. Several notable historians share their insights on this relatively little-known chapter in Lincoln's life and legacy.


The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!High Definition
#205 "Meet The Beetles/Tongue Tied" [TV-Y]
Three of the Cat's beetle friends help Nick and Sally protect their cookie jar. Nick and Sally learn about different tongues. [High-Definition]
Math Basics
#110 "Patterns and Statistics"
Pattern recognition; tessellations; number patterns; displaying numeric data with graphs; introduction to statistics; sampling and probability.
Jefferson Davis—American PresidentKY
#102 "President"
After a three-day respite from political life, Davis receives word that he has been appointed provisional president of the Confederate States of America, and he and his family move to Montgomery to set up the entire system of government for a new country. After the firing on Fort Sumter, Davis moves the CSA capital to Richmond, where he becomes the Confederacy's first and last elected president in February of 1862.


Curious GeorgeHigh Definition
#403 "Girl Meets Monkey/Curious George Ramps It Up" [TV-Y]
George opens the chicken coop at the Renkins' farm and finds a little girl?! Mrs. Renkins introduces George to Allie, her 5-year-old granddaughter who's spending her summer in the country. Allie is thrilled to meet George and practically runs out of breath asking him a million questions. Hundley takes it upon himself to return the toy a baby dropped in his lobby. But when George sees Hundley racing down the street with the toy in his mouth, George thinks he wants to play, and this delays Hundley. [High-Definition]
Crossroads CaféClosed Captioned
#108 "Family Matters" [TV-PG]
Katherine takes a second job to make ends meet, and Rosa teaches Henry to dance. Life skills: making offers; single parenting.


ArthurHigh Definition
#1001 "Happy Anniversary" [TV-Y]
While they're on their way to celebrate Arthur's parents' 10th wedding anniversary, the Reads' van breaks down, stranding the whole family. Arthur and D.W. end up locked in a diner storeroom, where they hear the inspiring radio tale of Crooning Cowboy Kid Carter and his little-sister sidekick. [High-Definition]
My GenerationHigh Definition
#3025 "Shifting Gears" [TV-G]
Comedian Steve Harvey has a new act mentoring young men, Jeff Gordon races to end hunger in America, and ride along historic Route 66. [High-Definition]


WordGirlHigh Definition
#501 "Seize The Cheese/Ms. Question's Riddle Rampage!" [TV-Y7]
Dr. Two-Brains is apple picking with his henchmen and making plans to seize cheese. Ms. Question has put up a toll that citizens must answer a riddle to get through or else be stuck in traffic. [High-Definition]
Diamond QueenHigh Definition
Andrew Marr assesses Queen Elizabeth II's moves to modernize the monarchy, from the abolition of the presentation of debutantes in 1958 to the very modern wedding of William and Catherine. He looks back at the challenges faced by the monarchy in the 'annus horribilis' of 1992, follows the Queen on her groundbreaking visit to the Republic of Ireland, and looks back on the happy times she spent on the Royal Yacht Britannia. [High-Definition]
Kentucky's Ohio River TownsClosed CaptionedKY
More than 650 miles of the Ohio River, from Catlettsburg in the east to Wickliffe in the west, form the northern border of Kentucky. Towns began to develop along the river in the 1790s, with each contributing to the growth of Kentucky and the movement west. Filmmaker Cory Lash explores the histories of 14 smaller river towns and their places in the history of the state as a whole. Produced with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.


Wild KrattsHigh Definition
#127 "Zig-Zagged" [TV-Y]
Chris and Martin get caught in the middle of a Zebra stampede, and when the dust clears, a lone baby Zebra is left behind. The Wild Kratts must find the young zebra's herd and return him to his mom. [High-Definition]
The Piano GuyHigh Definition
#1404 [TV-G]
Scott and guests show viewers how to play a blues chord progression often used in jazz tunes, an easy bluesy-sounding trick for your right hand and the signature lick from Marc Cohn's "Walking In Memphis." We also go on-location with five-time Grammy nominee, David Benoit, and gain his insights on what it's like performing in a major concert tour. Other featured artists include Bradley Sowash, Dave Powers, and David Tolley. [High-Definition]
Kentucky CollectiblesKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#103 "Woodstock Poster/Thomas Hart Benton Lithograph/18th Century Still Life"
Expert appraisers examine treasures including an original Woodstock poster, a Thomas Hart Benton lithograph, and an 18th century still life passed down through a Kentucky family for more than 200 years. [High-Definition] Watch Online


The Electric CompanyHigh Definition
#308 "Revenge of the Zeros" [TV-Y]
Danny and Annie try to ruin Paul the Gorilla's banana festival party at The Electric Diner. [High-Definition]
Tracks AheadHigh Definition
#813 "Trans Siberian Railroad, Part 1" [TV-G]
Take a ride on the longest rail line on the planet, visit an Arizona man who has built a tribute to his native New York, go to Cincinnati and visit a museum that is a testament to a childhood dream, and meet a man who never met a model train gauge he didn't like. [High-Definition]
Kentucky LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1003 "John Christopher Knight/Nature Academy" [TV-G]
Host Dave Shuffett and Sadie tour the Nature Academy in Owen County with Rich Detzel and learn about some herbal remedies made from things most people consider weeds. In Logan County, John Christopher Knight shares his original songs about his family's simple life on a farm with no electricity, cars, or indoor plumbing. A 2004 KET production. Watch Online


BBC World News AmericaHigh Definition
#17017 [TV-RE]
Fetch! With Ruff RuffmanHigh Definition
#506 "It's Ruff in the Ring" [TV-Y]
Ruff sends Shreya out to learn how to box. Marc and Marco engineer a safe boxing helmet. [High-Definition]
One to One with Bill GoodmanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#802 "Dr. James Heckman"
Dr. James Heckman, Nobel Laureate and a professor of economics at the University of Chicago, discusses the economic gains to be realized by investing in early childhood education. A 2013 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online