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Thursday 5/9/2013

9:00 am EDT

KET
Super Why!High Definition
#123 "Thumbelina" [TV-Y]
The friends shrink down to the size of ants and join Thumbelina on her big adventure to find her missing brother. [High-Definition]
KET2
Pre-GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#106 "Spelling, Punctuation, and Capitalization" [TV-G]
Tips on how to improve your writing mechanics.
KETKY
Kentucky LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1110 "Wild and Scenic Kentucky: A Kentucky Life Special" [TV-G]
Dave Shuffett rafts, canoes, sails, kayaks, rides, hikes, and bikes his way around Kentucky, enjoying wildlife and outdoor adventure across the state. Sights include the Russell Fork of the Big Sandy River, Breaks Interstate Park, the Pine Mountain Trail, black bears at Kingdom Come State Park, Daniel Boone National Forest, Cave Run Lake, the Red River and its surrounding natural arches, Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, the Ohio River, the museum at Big Bone Lick State Park, Clifty Falls State Park in Southern Indiana, Mammoth Cave National Park, Land Between the Lakes, Audubon State Park, wetlands at Henderson Sloughs WMA, and Reelfoot Lake. Watch Online
 

9:30

KET
Dinosaur TrainHigh Definition
#122 "Have You Heard About the Herd?/Jess Hesperornis" [TV-Y]
Tiny and Buddy are psyched to go to the Cretaceous Picnic Grounds where they meet Ernie Einiosaurus, who shows them how he lives in a large herd! The Pteranodons venture to the Big Pond to find out if dinosaurs can live in the water. Their quandaries are quenched when they meet Jess Hesperornis, who turns out to be not only a water dwelling dino, but a bird as well! [High-Definition]
KET2
Workplace Essential SkillsClosed CaptionedWatch Online!
#113 "A Process for Writing" [TV-G]
The importance of the writing process in the workplace. Watch Online
 

10:00

KET
Sesame StreetHigh Definition
#4308 "Don't Wake The Baby" [TV-Y]
Elmo and Telly become the Noise Patrol and keep loud noises away from Leela's sleeping baby niece. [High-Definition]
KET2
Sit and Be FitHigh Definition
#1308 "A Healthy Back" [TV-G]
[High-Definition]
 

10:30

KET2
Growing BolderHigh Definition
#204 "Unforgettable and Inspirational" [TV-G]
Meet mushroom photographer Taylor Lockwood, Dr. Lucky Meisenheimer swims to conquer his fear of sharks, Meet the Orlando Magic Silver Stars, a group of 50+ dancers who shake their things in front of huge NBA crowds; and hit the road with cycling star Marty Jemison. [High-Definition]
 

11:00

KET
Daniel Tiger's NeighborhoodHigh Definition
#102 "Daniel Visits School/Daniel Visits The Doctor" [TV-Y]
Daniel is nervous about visiting school for the first time until he learns that asking questions is the best way to handle the anxiety that comes with new experiences. Daniel makes a book with all the information he knows about the doctor before he goes for his checkup. [High-Definition]
KET2
ChristinaClosed Captioned
#115 "The Big Game....Winning Recipes" [TV-G]
Healthy versions of classic tailgate and football party foods to delight your guests are created.
KETKY
Well Fed: Nourishing Our Children for a LifetimeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
This special explores how parents, schools, and communities can provide children with the best nutrition possible in a society filled with highly palatable but unhealthy foods. A 2013 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

11:30

KET
Sid the Science KidHigh Definition
#207 "Clean Air!" [TV-Y]
Sid learns about pollution and learns that people and animals on Earth need to breathe clean air. [High-Definition]
KET2
Second OpinionHigh Definition
#902 "Geriatric Oncology" [TV-PG]
A woman diagnosed with cancer at the age of 77 discusses chronological age versus physiological age. [High-Definition]
 

Noon

KET
WordWorldHigh Definition
#209 "The Best Nest/Duck's Family Reunion" [TV-Y]
It's Duck's turn at show and tell at school, and he wants to bring the thing he loves the best: his nest! But when the nest breaks apart into letters, will Duck be able to retrieve them all in time? Because they have a similar sounding name, Duck mistakes Truck for a long-lost relative! Frog is a bit ruffled at the epidemic of silliness going around, but ends up saving the day for Duck and his word 'family'. [High-Definition]
KET2
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19098 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky HealthClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#820 "Cancer"
A discussion about cancer and the American Cancer Society. Watch Online
 

12:30 pm

KET
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#203 "Nothing To Fur But Fur Itself/Jetta's Project" [TV-Y]
After being scared by a ghost movie, T-Bone resolves not to let fear get the best of him—but that's easier said than done. Jetta takes unfair advantage of her friendship with Charley and Emily to win a model-building contest. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Connections with Renee ShawKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#829 "Dr. Stephanie Mayfield Gibson"
Dr. Stephanie Mayfield Gibson is the first African American and first woman to hold the position of commissioner of the Kentucky Department of Public Health. Among the topics she discusses are the healthiest and least healthiest counties in Kentucky and her activism for a statewide smoking ban. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

1:00

KET
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#113 "Fiction" [TV-G]
Explores elements of fiction in short stories by Edgar Allan Poe, Flannery O'Connor, and James Baldwin and the contemporary novel Breath, Eyes, Memory by Edwidge Danticat, who reads an excerpt from the book.
KET2
CaillouHigh Definition
#514 "Caillou Helps Out" [TV-Y]
Grandma shows Caillou her composter. Caillou and Daddy make a visit to a tree farm to buy a new tree. When Miss Martin asks the class to think up ways to save water, Caillou takes it to heart. [High-Definition]
KETKY
One to One with Bill GoodmanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#637 "Will Nash"
Bill sits down with Will Nash, executive director of Teach for America in Appalachia. They discuss the organization's recruiting efforts of 90 new teachers for positions in Knox, Martin, and Floyd Counties in eastern Kentucky. A 2011 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

1:30

KET
Pre-GED Connection
#126 "Data Analysis" [TV-G]
Defines mean, median, and mode and shows how to organize data on charts and graphs and analyze statistical trends.
KET2
Daniel Tiger's NeighborhoodHigh Definition
#102 "Daniel Visits School/Daniel Visits The Doctor" [TV-Y]
Daniel is nervous about visiting school for the first time until he learns that asking questions is the best way to handle the anxiety that comes with new experiences. Daniel makes a book with all the information he knows about the doctor before he goes for his checkup. [High-Definition]
KETKY
BywordsKY
#108 "Dr. Donald Zacharias"
Dr. Don Zacharias, newly appointed president of Western Kentucky University, discusses educational developments at the university. A 1980 KET production.
 

2:00

KET
News QuizHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2830 "May 9, 2013" [TV-G]
[High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
It's Sew EasyHigh Definition
#301 "Dress It Up" [TV-G]
Techniques for working with silk dupioni to create an elegant party look are showcased. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Head of the HollerKY
#101 "Silas House"
National best-selling novelist Silas House talks about growing up in eastern Kentucky, the changes he's seen, the inspiration for his novels, and his passion for preserving Appalachia's hills and hollows. House is the National Endowment for the Humanities chair in Appalachian Studies at Berea College where he teaches Appalachian literature. A Berea College production.
 

2:15

KET
Kentucky's Natural HeritageKY
#105 "Swan Lake"
At 300 acres, Swan Lake in Ballard County is the largest natural lake in Kentucky. It is part of a twelve-lake confederation known as Cummins Tract Lakes.
 

2:30

KET
Dinosaur TrainHigh Definition
#122 "Have You Heard About the Herd?/Jess Hesperornis" [TV-Y]
Tiny and Buddy are psyched to go to the Cretaceous Picnic Grounds where they meet Ernie Einiosaurus, who shows them how he lives in a large herd! The Pteranodons venture to the Big Pond to find out if dinosaurs can live in the water. Their quandaries are quenched when they meet Jess Hesperornis, who turns out to be not only a water dwelling dino, but a bird as well! [High-Definition]
KET2
Scrapbook SoupHigh Definition
#103 [TV-G]
A romantic page layout using paper flowers and painting techniques, how to make zentangle earrings, foam block printing, and how to create celebration banners. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Living by WordsKY
Kentucky writers Bobbie Ann Mason, Wendell Berry, Ed McClanahan, Gurney Norman, and James Baker Hall read from their works and talk about their long-time friendships, their creative writing teachers at the University of Kentucky, and their relationships with Kentucky. The joint reading featured in the program was recorded at UK's Singletary Center for the Arts on October 18, 2001. A 2002 KET production.
 

2:30

KETKY
Living by WordsKY
Kentucky writers Bobbie Ann Mason, Wendell Berry, Ed McClanahan, Gurney Norman, and James Baker Hall read from their works and talk about their long-time friendships, their creative writing teachers at the University of Kentucky, and their relationships with Kentucky. The joint reading featured in the program was recorded at UK's Singletary Center for the Arts on October 18, 2001. A 2002 KET production.
 

3:00

KET
The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!High Definition
#215 "Top of the Sky/Jiggle Bones" [TV-Y]
Nick and Sally launch a rocket into the sky and find it in Audrey the Astronaut's space station. The kids visit Dr. Giggles to learn about bones. [High-Definition]
KET2
Math Basics
#109 "Dimensions"
Basic concepts in geometry, including length, width, and area; using maps and grids; expressing locations in three dimensions.