George's Home Run Plot
George gets to see his very 1st baseball game! Marco & his team the Cubbie Bears are playing in the city against the Tiger Babies. But when the scorekeeper can't make it to the game, Marco leaves George in charge of keeping score. The only problem is, George doesn't know how to count! Marco tells him how to count & makes him remember with a simple song. Later, though, George's also left in charge of the baseball park snack bar & he sees numbers higher than 10.
Monkey On Ice Plot
In a sunny but snowy winter day in the country, George comes across Bill building an igloo in an attempt to earn his newest Sprout Badge. Bill tells him that to earn the badge, he'll build an igloo & spend the night in it. George decides he'd like to build an igloo of his own but he'd like to make it big enough for all of his friends. Bill reminds him that smaller igloos hold more heat in but George remembers several thing Bill had done to make his igloo airtight. George builds a larger igloo but doesn't make it airtight, & he winds up freezing in the middle of the night. So he decides to build another igloo inside the house, but it ends up melting in the living room.