As part of gym class, Eddy and Double D are each challenged to climb to the top of the rope and ring the bell. They take different approaches to the challenge. Eddy takes the obvious approach and tries climbing the rope up to the bell. Double D, however, uses some ingenuity to get to the top with very little physical effort.
Mr. Keating's students recite their poems in front of the class. Mr. Keating brings one of his students out of his comfort zone by making him yawp. He then teaches the student to think outside the box by pushing him to exercise his creativity. The student ends up verbally delivering a beautiful poem with deep meaning.