Jeffrey is supposed to be the smartest kid in the class, and he is mortified when Connie, who claims she never studies, beats him on a math test - in fact, she bets that she can beat him on the next one, too.
Connie has her eye on Candy, the popular captain of the baseball team, but he does not even know she exists.
Even though he is grounded, Benjamin sneaks out to a construction site to investigate with Ryan, and ends up falling down a hole and cannot get out.
Nobody wants to be different from everyone else, and Martin is horrified to discover that he is going to have to wear a hearing aid.
But Karen is not remotely interested in the yearbook's problems, or in the class voting itself a nuclear- free zone.
She has found a pair of roller skates that are destined for her feet - all she needs now is the money to buy them.
How can he hide the fact that his father's actually finishing up his time behind bars, except by un-inviting him?Billy and Pete want to do grown up things, without Billy's pesky little brother, Benjamin.They finally get rid of him, but Billy has second thoughts when it looks like they might have gotten rid of him forever.Ryan is always making up stories, and it is hard to know when he is telling the truth.But his best friend Benjamin is convinced of Ryan's tales of treasure when Ryan produces evidence - he actually has a gold coin he found.The Degrassi series was originally a Canadian drama that followed the lives of a group of children and teenagers who lived on Degrassi Street in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.