The teacher tasks the class with writing a report about what they want to be when they grow up. Some of the students know what to write for their report; however, Brother Bear doesn't. He explores the neighborhood with Freddy to find what interests him.
Professor Actual Factual tells Brother and Sister a little about the environment within Bear Country, including the problem of the increasing size of the landfills. He expresses the importance of taking care of the environment through a couple of ways.
Papa and the cubs decide to train together for the Annual Bear Country Run, but find their performance level isn't increasing the way that it should. Dr. Grizzly informs them that exercise is important, but so is a healthy diet.