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Tuesday 8/20/2013

Noon EDT

WordWorldHigh Definition
#121 "Bit by Bit/Ride 'em Cowbear" [TV-Y]
On Monkey's birthday, a sick Frog entrusts Duck and Bug to take his present—a banana—to the party. In their enthusiasm to get to the party, Duck and Bug accidentally break the banana into letters, then don't know how to rebuild it. Pig, Dog, and Duck play cowboys. Bear wants to join them but gets frustrated when she learns she's not very good at rope tricks. [High-Definition]
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19171 [TV-RE]
Kentucky Time CapsuleClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#113 "Can You Help Me?"
A look at juvenile delinquency in the 1970s. Watch Online

12:30 pm

Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#213 "Special T-Bone/Jetta's Sneak Peek" [TV-Y]
Emily Elizabeth works on a project for school about "What Makes Me Special," prompting all the dogs to think about what makes each one special. Jetta comes across Emily Elizabeth's private journal and just can't resist reading it. [High-Definition]
Bluegrass and BackroadsKYHigh Definition
A discussion with two World War II veterans, a Vietnam veteran, and a Afghanistan solider in honor of U.S. military veterans. [High-Definition]


GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#104 "The Writing Process" [TV-G]
Outlines a three-step process: generating ideas, writing a rough draft, and revising/editing.
CaillouHigh Definition
#508 "Caillou Learns Patience" [TV-Y]
Caillou helps Mommy take care of a raspberry bush. Daddy is building an ice rink in the backyard and Caillou can't wait to skate. A spaghetti dinner (and a lot of giggling) result in Caillou getting the hiccups. [High-Definition]
One to One with Bill GoodmanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#605 "Loyal Jones"
Angene and Jack Wilson discuss their new book on Kentucky volunteers in the Peace Corps. Renowned Appalachian scholar Loyal Jones, founder of Berea College Appalachian Center, discusses his books and anthologies about the life and people he has observed in Appalachia. A 2011 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online


Pre-GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#103 "Organized Writing" [TV-G]
Experienced writers offer useful organizing techniques.
Daniel Tiger's NeighborhoodHigh Definition
#107 "Friends Help Each Other/Daniel Helps O Tell A Story" [TV-Y]
Katerina shows Daniel a birthday tea-party she set up for her stuffed animals and accidently knocks it over! O the Owl and Daniel choose a very special book about dinosaurs, but they realize that the last page of the story is missing! [High-Definition]
BywordsKYWatch Online!
#186 "Bobby Mackey"
Bobby Mackey, bar owner, talks about his country bar and the bar's popular mechanical bull. A 1981 KET production. Watch Online


Super Why!High Definition
#110 "The Elves and the Shoemaker" [TV-Y]
Whyatt has a secret admirer. The Super Readers visit the shoemaker and discover that he is just as curious about his own secret friends, so they help him write a note to them. Meanwhile, Whyatt uncovers his mysterious admirer. [High-Definition]
Garden SmartHigh Definition
#3103 [TV-G]
The gardeners at the Biltmore Estate and Gardens share their gardening secrets. [High-Definition]
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]


Dinosaur TrainHigh Definition
#210 "Hurricane at Pteranodon Terrace/Rafting The Cretaceous" [TV-Y]
The long-awaited rain returns and grows into a hurricane! The family finds shelter in a cave. The family discovers a raft of logs has washed up two refugees from across the Western Interior Sea - a turtle named Aidan Adocus, and a small mammal named Tommy Ptilodus. [High-Definition]
P. Allen Smith's Garden HomeHigh Definition
#903 "Shape and Form" [TV-G]
P. Allen Smith introduces the design principle of shape and form with several examples from the Garden Home Retreat and an exciting trip and tour of Churchill Downs. He also visits the Governors Mansion in Arkansas, where bare root roses are being planted. Plus, he talks about clearing land at the Garden Home Retreat for his one-acre vegetable garden. [High-Definition]


The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!High Definition
#204 "No Night Today/Fun in the Sun" [TV-Y]
Nick and Sally want to keep playing, but it's getting dark. They meet Astronaut Audrey and learn about the solar system. The kids meet Hilda the Hippo who teaches them that hippos make their very own sunscreen to protect them from the hot sun. [High-Definition]
Math Basics
#105 "Estimation"
Four methods of estimating—front-end estimation, clustering, rounding, and compatible numbers—and how to decide which to use.


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
#117 "United We Stand" [TV-PG]
When their landlord refuses to make repairs, Rosa and the other tenants fight back. Henry makes a documentary for his journalism class. Vocabulary: reporting information; cultural information: aging in the U.S.


ArthurHigh Definition
#1208 "The Blackout/Mei Lin Takes a Stand" [TV-Y]
It's the hottest day in Elwood City, when a total blackout leaves its residents without any electricity. Binky's baby sister Mei-Lin isn't keen on learning to walk and would rather stick to crawling. [High-Definition]
Tennessee Wild SideClosed Captioned
#2301 [TV-G]
Radio talk show couple Cathy and Vernon Summerlin, a recipe for venison stew, Thomas Southerland still enjoys the thrill of traditional bow hunting, young people gain strength and confidence at the Latimer High Adventure Reservation, and the Isaac Bode Skeet Fundraiser.
Journey Into WellBeingKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
Health explorer and Lexington native Debra Koerner travels the Bluegrass state and uncovers creative wellness initiatives across the Commonwealth. Kentucky's top wellness pros share their tips for enriching the lives of Kentuckians as well as all Americans. [High-Definition] Watch Online


WordGirlHigh Definition
#603 "Who Wants To Get Rid Of Wordgirl?/The Talented Mr. Birg" [TV-Y7]
Seymour Smooth brings some of WordGirl's biggest villain enemies together to defeat WordGirl. When Scoops writes an article about all the times WordGirl has been tricked and captured by villains, she goes off to prove him wrong. [High-Definition]
The Desert SpeaksClosed Captioned
#1706 "On the Road to Cajamarca" [TV-G]
South American archaeologist Axel Nielson accompanies David and his brother Dick on a trek through ancient Incan territory. They start at sea level by exploring the "witches' market" and pre-Incan aqueducts in the town of Chiclayo, then journey upward to the town of Cajamarca. There they end the adventure with a climb up an Incan stairway.


Wild KrattsHigh Definition
#223 "Gila Monsters Under My House" [TV-Y]
A Gila monster crawls under a house in the Sororan Desert and Martin and Chris go to check it out. [High-Definition]
Kentucky AfieldKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2946 "Non-Game Call-In" [TV-G]
A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition] Watch Online
Roundabout UKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
[High-Definition] Watch Online


The Electric CompanyHigh Definition
#122 "Madame President" [TV-Y]
Lisa and Francine face off in the election for Book Club President. Can Lisa's campaign message win out over Francine's dirty politics? [High-Definition]
Kentucky LifeKYWatch Online!
#608 "The Dixie Highway" [TV-G]
Host Dave Shuffett drives the eastern route of the old Dixie Highway—the "magic highway"—from the Roebling Bridge over the Ohio River at Covington to the Cumberland Gap at Middlesboro. While visiting some of the current roadside attractions, he also remembers those that flourished from the 1930s through the '50s but faded away with the coming of the interstate highways. A 2000 KET production. Watch Online


BBC World News AmericaHigh Definition
#17232 [TV-RE]
Fetch! With Ruff RuffmanHigh Definition
#303 "Just Call Him Spot" [TV-Y]
Spot Spotnik spatters Ruff with permanent ink, so Ruff decides that DJ, Jay, and Sam should meet with a chemistry expert to learn to fight stains. Then, realizing that the ink spots make him look like a Dalmatian, Ruff sends Noel to a fire academy so she can learn how to fight fires. [High-Definition]
Kentucky TonightKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2034 "K-12 Science Standards"
Bill and his guests discuss K-12 science standards. Scheduled guests: State Sen. Mike Wilson, R-Bowling Green, chair of the Senate Education Committee; State Rep. Derrick Graham, D-Frankfort, chair of the House Education Committee; Martin Cothran, senior policy analyst for The Family Foundation of Kentucky; and Blaine Ferrell, chair of the committee on legislation for the Kentucky Academy of Science. [High-Definition] Watch Online