Franklin and Beaver discover an impressive piece of quartz, but problems with its shared ownership creates problems with their friendship. When Franklin and Beaver realize how unpleasant their quarrelling is to others, they decide to give their rock specimen away.
During a soccer match, Snail deflects the ball and scores the winning goal, but the victory comes at the cost of a cracked shell. Despite Franklinís advice, Snail refuses to tell his parents about the injury for fear of being pulled from the team.
Putting his friendship on the line, Franklin gives Snail one more chance to tell his parents or he will have to do it for him.