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Pledge Programs for Tue December 3, 2013

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1:00 amAntiques Roadshow Des Moines, Hour 1

Part 1 of 3 in Des Moines features a late-Victorian 14-karat gold vest chain and fob; footballs autographed by the 1963 and 1966 Green Bay Packers; and promotional movie memorabilia from Hollywood's Golden Age. Also: a visit to an Iowa museum.

2:00 amSecrets of the Manor House

A look at the British titled class in Edwardian times and the servants working in their estates.

3:00 amPOV Listening Is An Act of Love: A Storycorps Special

The first-ever animated special from StoryCorps celebrates the transformative power of listening. The special features six stories from 10 years of the innovative oral history project, when everyday people sit down together to share memories and tackle life's important questions. Framing these intimate conversations from ac...

3:30 amMorristown: Where America Survived

This documentary revisits the winter of 1779-80, when General Washington’s troops arrived at the densely wooded area just south of Morristown, known as Jockey Hollow, to build a log hut city for their winter camp. The film is an eye-opening look at how the camp saved the army — and the American Revolution — from the brink o...

4:00 amNature The Private Life of Deer

We see them near the highway, or sometimes nibbling in our yards, but where do America's 30 million deer spend most of their lives? NATURE reveals the world of white-tailed deer most of us never see - and know very little about.

5:00 amGED Connection Problem Solving

This program on problem solving is the 3rd of 13 episodes designed to help students prepare for the mathematics section of the GED exam. Pro blem solving is an acquired skill that can be improved through practic e. People need to know how to get the answer more than having the answ er itself. A host and several guests prese...

5:30 amGED Connection Decimals

This program addresses what decimals mean and how they used. Decimals to the left of decimal point are whole numbers, whereas those to the right are fractions. Features a bank teller discussing the importance of decimals with money, and how an error of one decimal place can be costly. Also featured are several instructors s...

6:00 amWorkplace Essential Skills Solving Problems

Addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, and mathematical reasoning skills are vital to employment.

6:30 amWorkplace Essential Skills Fractions, Decimals, and Percents

Workplace uses of ratio, rate, and proportion.

7:00 amCurious George Grease Monkeys in Space / Pinata Vision

The Man with the Yellow Hat's dream of space travel is finally coming true! He's been assigned to repair a large telescope, but it's a two-man - or rather, a one-man and one-monkey - job. Also: When George attends Betsy's birthday party he gets the first shot at breaking open the birthday pinata.

7:30 amThe Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! Show Me the Honey / Migration Vacation

The Cat in the Hat, Sally and Nick discover how bees make honey.

8:00 amPeg + Cat The Honey Problem/the Penguin Problem

The Honey Problem - Peg's Pizza Place. The 3 Bees will produce honey for Peg and Cat's super-popular honey cake - but only if Peg and Cat will dance for the Bees in a certain pattern! Primary Content: Weight Secondary Content: Patterns The Penguin Problem - The South Pole. Peg and Cat coach a team of skiing penguins, who wo...

8:30 amDinosaur Train Tiny and the Crocodile / Meet the Grandparents

Team Pteranodon travels to Dienosuchas Swamp and meet a 40 foot crocodile with a crabby attitude.

9:00 amSesame Street Me Amigita Rosita

Rosita writes her own book about her life on Sesame Street and what being Mexican means to her. Educational Objective: Self-Regulation, Literacy

10:00 amDaniel Tiger's Neighborhood The Dragon Dance/teacher Harriet's Birthday

The Dragon Dance: In school, the children are all helping Teacher Harriet with a big art project: creating a dancing dragon! Everyone is eager to finish so the dragon can dance, but they learn that they need to work together so the big project can be finished. Teacher Harriet's Birthday: It's Teacher Harriet's birthday! Mom...

10:30 amSuper WHY! Around the World Adventure

The heroes go around the globe with Wigglesbottom, a wacky explorer who is searching for his friend.

11:00 amSid the Science Kid A Brush With Teeth

Sid learns the importance of brushing his teeth.

11:30 amThomas & Friends I Love Me!

Kevin wants to be able to shunt like a Steamie so he can join in a game of Bish, Bash, Bosh.

12:00 pmDaniel Tiger's Neighborhood The Dragon Dance/teacher Harriet's Birthday

The Dragon Dance: In school, the children are all helping Teacher Harriet with a big art project: creating a dancing dragon! Everyone is eager to finish so the dragon can dance, but they learn that they need to work together so the big project can be finished. Teacher Harriet's Birthday: It's Teacher Harriet's birthday! Mom...

12:30 pmCaillou Caillou's Surprise

Caillou's Surprise - When Caillou accidentally breaks Mommy's favourite cup, Grandma suggests they make her a new one. Caillou goes to Grandma's pottery class where he learns how to make a cup, paint it with glaze and fire it. He's a little impatient about waiting overnight for it to be ready, but the final result is worth ...

1:00 pmSuper WHY! Around the World Adventure

The heroes go around the globe with Wigglesbottom, a wacky explorer who is searching for his friend.

1:30 pmDinosaur Train Tiny and the Crocodile / Meet the Grandparents

Team Pteranodon travels to Dienosuchas Swamp and meet a 40 foot crocodile with a crabby attitude.

2:00 pmPeg + Cat The Honey Problem/the Penguin Problem

The Honey Problem - Peg's Pizza Place. The 3 Bees will produce honey for Peg and Cat's super-popular honey cake - but only if Peg and Cat will dance for the Bees in a certain pattern! Primary Content: Weight Secondary Content: Patterns The Penguin Problem - The South Pole. Peg and Cat coach a team of skiing penguins, who wo...

2:30 pmThe Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! Show Me the Honey / Migration Vacation

The Cat in the Hat, Sally and Nick discover how bees make honey.

3:00 pmCurious George Grease Monkeys in Space / Pinata Vision

The Man with the Yellow Hat's dream of space travel is finally coming true! He's been assigned to repair a large telescope, but it's a two-man - or rather, a one-man and one-monkey - job. Also: When George attends Betsy's birthday party he gets the first shot at breaking open the birthday pinata.

3:30 pmArthur Get Smart/baby Steps

Get Smart - Everyone loves HUGO-the new interactive whiteboard that claims to be 100% accurate. If only Mr. Ratburn knew how to use it…After a crash course from Brain, Mr. Ratburn embraces the high tech teaching tool; that is, until HUGO corrects him in front of the class. Let the battle of rat vs. machine begin! Educationa...

4:00 pmWordGirl The Young and the Meatless / Mr. Big's Mini-Golf

Romantic sparks fly when the Butcher meets Lady Redundant Woman's copy Dupey. Also: There's a new villain in town, Guy Rich.

4:30 pmWild Kratts The Food Chain Game

Aviva wants to build a food web for the African savannah. She devises a game for Martin and Chris.

5:00 pmMartha Speaks The Opera Contest / Maestro Martha

The kids create operas for a contest; bad guys Pablum and Weaselgraft plot a heist during a charity concert.

5:30 pmCyberchase Harriet Hippo and the Mean Green

The kids use fractions to stop Hacker from spreading a virus that makes cyber citizens act mean.

6:00 pmPBS NewsHour

On-air and online, the PBS NewsHour provides in-depth analysis of current national and international events.

7:00 pmBest of the 60s (my Music Archives); the

Favorite hits of the decade are performed by the New Rascals, the Fifth Dimension, Steppenwolf, Roger McGuinn, The Zombies, Blood, Sweat & Tears and many more.

9:00 pm70s & 80s Soul Rewind (my Music)

Host Whoopi Goldberg introduces the smooth, sexy and sophisticated sounds of the greatest groups and solo artists from the 70s and 80s in this new MY MUSIC special.

11:00 pm3 Steps to Incredible Health! With Joel Fuhrman, M.D.

Joel Fuhrman offers a healthy, effective and scientifically proven plan for shedding weight quickly.

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