University Beginnings is the first episode in the series, The Breadknife Koala.
16-year-old Laura Koala visits The University of Sydney for the first day.
Laura: (narrating) "Hello everyone. My name is Laura Koala, age 16. And today, we're gonna start exploring my new life as a teen."
[We see The Koala Family's home]
[Cut to the family having breakfast]
Roobear Koala: "Eucalyptus pancakes! My favorite!"
Mommy Koala: "Laura! Are you ready to come downstairs?"
[Cut to Laura's room]
Laura: "Yes, mom! I'll be down there in a minute!"
[Laura rushes downstairs to the kitchen]
Roobear Koala: "It's no surprise how she became older than me. That means I'm her little brother."
Mommy Koala: "That's true, Roobear." (to Laura) "Laura. Eat your eucalyptus pancakes."
Laura: "OK, mom."
Papa Koala: "Well, now you have more responsibilities as a teenager, Laura."
Laura: "I know."
Mommy Koala: "It's also your first day at the university."
Laura: "I know that too."
Roobear Koala: "What do you think it's like to be at a university?"
Laura: "I don't know. I'll have to find out."
Mommy Koala: "Have a nice day, Laura!"
Laura: "You too! Goodbye!"
[At the University of Sydney]
Laura: "Woah! I'll meet new friends there!"
Chancellor Ms. Belinda Hutchinson: "Welcome, ma'am, to the University of Sydney."
Laura: "Why thank you!"
Ms. Belinda: "Please take a tour with me to get started."
[On the tour]
Ms. Belinda: "Here is your first classroom, it focuses on algebra."
Laura: "Algebra? Are you sure it will be simple?"
Ms. Belinda: "Trust me, it requires learning."
Candace Rabbit: "I love that subject!"
Laura: "You do?"
Ms. Belinda: "Anyway, to the next room."
Laura: "Where are we going now?"
Ms. Belinda: "To the second classroom, English."
[At English class]
Violet The Sugar Glider: "Hmm, English? OK..."
Ms. Belinda: "Exactly, Violet."
Laura: "The room looks clean."
[After the tour]
Laura: "I'm ready to begin!"
Ms. Belinda: "Good luck, Laura. See you later."
Laura: (narrating) "So, the first day actually went pretty well, I might've been a bit shy at first, but eventually, I found out that it was fun."