Marcia is apprehensive about her first day of high school, so Mike asks Greg to help break the ice for her. Meanwhile, Peter tries to make a working volcano for the Science Club.



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It's the first day of the new school year, and many of the kids aren't looking forward to going back. It's an especially bad day for Marcia, who is scared of her first day in high school. She's afraid she'll be a nobody being a freshman, especially as she'll be attending a different school than most of her friends. On Mike's urging, Greg offers to be her guide through her initial days at Westdale High. Greg's job is not made any easier by Marcia's preconceived notions about the way she should act as a high schooler. Marcia ultimately takes her parent's advice of meeting new friends by partaking in a school club. But Marcia goes one or two or three steps further by joining every club, even if she has no interest in the club activity or the people associated with the club itself. She's particularly interested in what seem to be the most popular or exclusive clubs such as the Westdale Boosters, which only takes in three freshmen per year. Peter's science project may unwittingly help ... Written by Huggo

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Comedy | Family





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13 October 1972 (USA)  »

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Did You Know?


Additional fact of The Brady Bunch (1969)'s 117 episodes. All dates were originally on a Friday evening and on ABC TV's. Four televised on superstition date, (to some) "Friday, the 13th". First was The Brady Bunch: Brace Yourself (1970), on Friday, February 13th, 1970. Second was The Brady Bunch: The Grass Is Always Greener (1970), on Friday, March 13th, 1970. Third was _"The Brady Bunch" (1969) A Fistful of Reasons (#2.8)_, on Friday, November 13th, 1970. Fourth was The Brady Bunch: Today, I Am a Freshman (1972), on Friday, October 13th, 1972. See more »


Marcia Brady: I'm looking forward to the intellectual stimulation.
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