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Tuesday 5/7/2013

Noon EDT

KET
WordWorldHigh Definition
#207 "Shark's First Day of School/Shark's First Loose Tooth" [TV-Y]
It's the first day of school for the youngest WordFriends, but Shark is afraid to go. With the help of his good buddy Duck, and some gentle encouragement from their teacher Cat, Shark's fear turns to confidence. When Shark loses his first baby tooth at a sleepover party with Duck, he's got to get to get to sleep fast so the tooth fairy can come and leave him a present. But there's just one problem - he can't fall asleep! [High-Definition]
KET2
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19096 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky Time CapsuleClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#122 "All Your Parts Don't Wear Out at the Same Time"
In the 1970s, "old age" began to get a new image. Research and greater understanding of exercise and diet led to the realization that old age could be a time of vigorous activity. But how do you tell a society obsessed with youth about the value of having old people around? Actors Theatre of Louisville created a program to help old people spread the word about their worth. Watch Online
 

12:30 pm

KET
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#204 "Stinky Friends/He's Wonderful Mr. Bleakman" [TV-Y]
Emily Elizabeth tells Clifford he's not allowed to play in a certain field, but he just can't resist sneaking into it. Mr. Bleakman gets a little grumpy when Clifford messes up his new potato garden. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Bluegrass and BackroadsKYHigh Definition
#1007
The largest indoor farm machinery show in the country; Valkyre Stud horse farm; Skipping Boat School; and Scott Travis, Kentucky Farm Bureau's Farmer of the Year are featured. [High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#112 "Nonfiction" [TV-G]
Explores three kinds of nonfiction writing—informational, opinion, and memoir—and illustrates how to get the most out of reading them. Writer Luis Rodriguez reads from Always Running, his memoir about gang life.
KET2
CaillouHigh Definition
#413 "All Kinds of Weather" [TV-Y]
When a winter storm hits, Mom and Dad turn a scary blackout into a fun indoor camping trip, complete with sleeping bags and marshmallows. Caillou creates a pirate ship in his living room. [High-Definition]
KETKY
One to One with Bill GoodmanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#633 "Bill Ellis"
Bill speaks with Bill Ellis, professor emeritus at Eastern Kentucky University. Ellis discusses his book A History of Education in Kentucky, which illuminates the successes and failures of public and private education in the Commonwealth since its settlement. A 2011 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

1:30

KET
Pre-GED Connection
#125 "Measurement" [TV-G]
A variety of uses for measurement, how to calculate in the English and metric systems, and how to solve for the perimeters and areas of various shapes.
KET2
Daniel Tiger's NeighborhoodHigh Definition
#101 "Daniel's Birthday/Daniel's Picnic/Daniel Visits School/Daniel Visits The Doctor" [TV-Y]
Daniel's birthday cake get smushed on the ride home from the bakery. Daniel's picnic gets rained out. Daniel visits school for the first time and he's a little nervous. Daniel goes to Dr. Anna for his checkup. [High-Definition]
KETKY
BywordsKY
#106 "Jerry Lee Rodgers"
Jerry Lee Rodgers, playwright and professor at the University of Louisville, discusses his work. A 1980 KET production.
 

2:00

KET
Super Why!High Definition
#121 "The Twelve Dancing Princesses" [TV-Y]
Whyatt wants to know why his family is acting sneaky, so the Super Readers waltz into the story of the 12 Dancing Princesses to see whether they can discover what the princesses are concealing. [High-Definition]
KET2
Garden SmartHigh Definition
#3001 [TV-G]
A classical botanical garden makes a perfect outdoor garden school. Experts provide garden tips. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Digital Renaissance: Imaging the Iliad
Classicists from Harvard's Center for Hellenic Studies, along with conservators, computer scientists, and photographers attempt to photograph and scan the world's oldest surviving manuscript of the Homeric Iliad.
 

2:30

KET
Dinosaur TrainHigh Definition
#119 "King Cryolophosaurus/Buddy the Tracker" [TV-Y]
Buddy, Tiny, Don, and Mom meet a reclusive, singing dinosaur named King who has a big swooping crest on his head and a voice that sounds an awful lot like Elvis Presley. Buddy and Don are "footprint detectives" as they track and find creatures they know at the Big Pond. The plot thickens when they discover fossilized tracks that are millions of years old! [High-Definition]
KET2
P. Allen Smith's Garden HomeHigh Definition
#1201 "Cozy Settings" [TV-G]
Allen visits the Twin Oaks Bed and Breakfast and shares tips on how he decorated his basement. [High-Definition]
 

3:00

KET
The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!High Definition
#134 "Amazing Eyes/Water Walkers" [TV-Y]
Three different animals with very different ways of seeing help the kids find a missing guinea pig. Cat takes the kids to Splishy Splashy Pond to meet Walker the water strider, who shows them how he can stay on top of the water with the help of air bubbles. [High-Definition]
KET2
Math Basics
#108 "How Much?"
The base-10 system; working with decimal fractions less than 1; computing sales tax; weight, capacity, and volume; different ways of expressing the same amount or quantity.
KETKY
The Infamous EphraimKYHigh Definition
Filmed at Danville's Pioneer Playhouse, this documentary looks at the life of Dr. Ephraim McDowell, who performed the first abdominal surgery in 1809. [High-Definition]
 

3:30

KET
Curious GeorgeHigh Definition
#706 "George and Allie's Lawn Service/Curious George's Scavenger Hunt" [TV-Y]
When two baby goats keep escaping from their pen, George and Allie try to find a way to keep them penned up. It's a race around the city as George, Marco, and Chef Pisghetti go on a shape-finding scavenger hunt to raise money for the animal shelter. [High-Definition]
KET2
Crossroads CaféClosed Captioned
#113 "Trading Places" [TV-PG]
The café employees switch jobs for a day, with mixed results. Jess and Carol have problems at home. Vocabulary: talking about ability; cultural information: couples and the roles they choose.
 

4:00

KET
ArthurHigh Definition
#1607 "Baseball Blues/Brain's Biggest Blunder" [TV-Y]
George can't wait to play baseball. Brain tries to transform Buster into a mathematic marvel for the Arithmattack competition. [High-Definition]
KET2
Tennessee Wild SideHigh Definition
#2508
Students get up close with nature, learn about Tennessee muskie, see why goats are helping save Roan Mountain, and meet a young man who lived in a wigwam for his senior year of high school. [High-Definition]
 

4:30

KET
WordGirlHigh Definition
#312 "Meat-Life Crisis/Mobot Knows Best" [TV-Y7]
The Butcher can't summon the meat to defeat WordGirl he decides to go live at home with Kid Potato. Tobey creates "Mobot," a robot designed to act like his mom. [High-Definition]
KET2
The Desert SpeaksClosed Captioned
#1501 "Goat Packing in the Red Desert" [TV-G]
Natural historian and eccentric scientist John Mionczynski (aka "Mr. Red Desert") takes David on a trek through the high and cold Red Desert of southwest Wyoming with goats as pack animals. While exploring sites like the Honeycomb Buttes, they get to know their four-legged companions and experience adventures like searching for wild cilantro, onion, and garlic in the desert and using the excretion from ants as salad dressing.
 

5:00

KET
Wild KrattsHigh Definition
#216 "Blowfish Blowout" [TV-Y]
When the miniaturized Kratt Brothers get swept up in a current of plankton and head to the most populated and diverse habitat on Earth - the coral reef. [High-Definition]
KET2
MotorWeekHigh Definition
#3235 "Lexus IS" [TV-G]
Road tests of the 2014 Lexus IS and the 2013 Honda Civic. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Roundabout UKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#537
[High-Definition] Watch Online
 

5:30

KET
The Electric CompanyHigh Definition
#105 "Lost and Spaced" [TV-Y]
At the school science fair, Lisa and her Skeleckian friend Dax get shrunk down and trapped inside their project - a perfect model of the solar system! [High-Definition]
KET2
Kentucky AfieldKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2931 [TV-G]
A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KETKY
Kentucky LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1319 "Shape-Note Singing/Butterflies" [TV-G]
Shape-note or Sacred Harp singing, a uniquely American tradition, brings communities together to sing four-part a cappella hymns and anthems. A look at some butterfly species of Kentucky includes the rare swamp metalmark, Baltimore checkerspot, Olympia marble, and Edwards hairstreak. A 2007 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. Watch Online
 

6:00

KET
BBC World News AmericaHigh Definition
#17127 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Fetch! With Ruff RuffmanHigh Definition
#408 "Doggie Duties" [TV-Y]
Ruff has to go... bad! He tries to get through the show without an accident, and learns from Liza and Sterling all about "dog duties." He also finds out how astronauts deal with waste in space when he sends Bethany and Isaac to NASA to learn about recycling liquids on the International Space Station. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky TonightKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2020 "113th Congress"
Live from Washington D.C., Bill Goodman and his guests discuss the 113th Congress. Scheduled guests are: Sen. Rand Paul, R-Kentucky and Rep. John Yarmuth, D-3rd Congressional District. [High-Definition] Watch Online