Riley joins a class rebellion to emulate a girl she looks up to - much to her father's dismay.
Cory struggles with Riley growing up when he learns she'd rather go to the school dance than participate in their yearly tradition of riding the Coney Island roller coaster.
When Cory teaches his class about various forms of government, Lucas, Riley, and Farkle decide to run against each other for seventh grade class president.
However, things quickly get out of hand when a big fight erupts on who should become president.
Meanwhile, Topanga works on executing the perfect meal to put her mother-in-law at ease while Shawn sees his likeness in Maya and forms a bond with her and Riley.
Cory is excited because it's family game night, which is his favorite night of the month.
Meanwhile, Riley and Maya encounter a lady in the subway who is quite different than they first perceive her to be.Simultaneously, he is dealing with the outcome of giving Maya an "F".