Franklin finds a stopwatch and starts timing everything.
After recovering his mom's purse, Franklin decides to put his detective skills to work for his friends.
Franklin learns about the signs of spring as he waits impatiently for his baby sister to arrive.
Franklin the turtle and the other animals on his soccer team learn that working as a team is more important than winning.
Franklin goes looking for the Pond Phantom that he has read about in a book, and eventually his friends join him.
Franklin searches everywhere for his lost library book.
When Franklin is lucky enough to get a copy of the new Dynaroo book, his friends are so excited, they won't let him read in peace, so Franklin comes up with a solution that pleases everybody.
When Otter comes to visit after moving to her new home, she and Franklin find out that they have both grown up a little and find new ways to still be friends.
Franklin has a big role in the school play but he is so nervous he keeps forgetting his lines.