Comic tales of a group of good friends, 4 boys and 2 girls, during breaks in primary school, as they grow up, relate to each other, and have brushes with authority.
During a burning hot day, the gang attempts to make it across the playground to the otherside where there is a water pump.
The gang is suspicious when the Ashleys give Spinelli six wrestling tickets.
Mikey and Gus want to join the Woodchuck Scouts.
T.J. finds a $100 bill and along with the gang try to find out who lost it.
Gus and Theresa (Cornchip Girl) have a hard time becoming friends due to their rivaling fathers.
After Mikey helps Cornchip Girl off the climbing frame after she gets stuck, the gang wonder how big he will be. Gretchen and Galileo conduct a test to find out how big everyone will be when they are older, and Mikey's test says he will be 50 feet tall! The others find this cool and wonder what 50 foot Mikey could do, but Mikey isn't so sure that being 50 feet tall will be that great.
The kids think Vince is getting special treatment when he becomes Prickly's golf partner. .
The gang tries to find out who removed all the balls from the playground.
Tired of TJ and his friends getting all the glory from King Bob, Lawson decides to get a gang of his own together. He recruits Randall, Menlow, Swinger Girl, Skeenes and Kurst the Worst and together the six start solving the playground's problems and getting the glory. Of course TJ and his friends now have nothing to do, so they are left just talking and eventually realise that just being friends is much better than getting all the glory they used to have. Friends being something that Lawson and his crew are definitely not ...