The Wonder Years Season 5

Pfeiffer’s Choice

Original Airdate: 12/18/1991

Pauls Dad comes into money. They buy a new colour TV, ride-on mower and join a country club. Kevin’s Dad can’t handle it.

Road Test

Original Airdate: 1/8/1992

Kevin does driver-ed. He is a heaps good driver, accept he can’t parallel park. When he goes to get his license he runs out and pretends he got them.

Grandpa’s Car

Original Airdate: 1/15/1992

Kevin’s Grandpa comes to stay, but he is getting to old to drive. After many arguments with Kevin’s Dad, Kevin drives him home and buys the car for $1.


Original Airdate: 1/29/1992

Miss Shaw is a radical teacher at Kevin’s school. She lets them choose their own grade. But the school does not like it, so she leaves.

Private Butthead

Original Airdate: 2/5/1992

Wayne has to sit his SAT’s again to get into college. But Wayne and Wart go and sign up for the army instead. Kevin’s Dad goes off but Wayne fails the fitness test and Wart goes off to war.

Of Mastodons and Men

Original Airdate: 2/12/1992

Kevin dates Julie Aidem but she pays a bit too much attention to him. Kevin’s mates get jealous.

Double Double Date

Original Airdate: 2/26/1992

Kevin likes the Swedish exchange student. Winnie likes a new guy, they go to the dance as a double date. Kevin and Winnie argue all the time but end up together. Great ending!

The Lake

Original Airdate: 10/2/1991

Cara episode! Kevin meets Cara on the Arnold/Pfeiffer family trip. No more needs to be said.


Original Airdate: 3/11/1992

Bobby Riddell is the star basketballer. The school team has a chance to get to the final. Kevin takes his Dad to see him but Bobby stuffs up.

Day One

Original Airdate: 10/9/1991

Kevin’s first day in High School. Stuart Carpazian keeps annoying him, Mr. Bottner has it in for him and Winnie tries to make him feel alright. Good ending with spiral note paper.

Lunch Stories

Original Airdate: 3/18/1992

A day in the cafe at Kevin’s school. Ricky has an essay to write. Chuck is in love with Sheila and Kevin has to give blood for Winnie. Wayne tries to win $20 for getting Maniacs first name.

The Hardware Store

Original Airdate: 10/16/1991

Kevin gets his first job at Harris & Sons Hardware Store. He wants to get a job at the mall so he can get girls.

Carnal Knowledge

Original Airdate: 3/25/1992

Paul loses his virginity to a friend of the family and Kevin gets uptight about it because he thinks Paul doesn’t need him anymore.

Frank and Denise

Original Airdate: 10/23/1991

Denise the Grease and Frank the Stank are a tough couple. Denise likes Kevin because he understands the poetry at school. Denise breaks up with Frank but Kevin gets them back together.

The Lost Weekend

Original Airdate: 4/8/1992

Kevin’s parents leave him and Wayne alone for the weekend. Kevin throws the mother of all parties, Wayne goes out. The party ruins the house and Wayne takes the blame.

Full Moon Rising

Original Airdate: 10/30/1991

No one in Kevin’s group have their license. Ricky Holsenbach is the first to turn 16. He gets his license somehow. Kevin lies to break up a date with Cindy and Randy ‘Moons’ Kevin’s parents.

Stormy Weather

Original Airdate: 4/22/1992

Karen and Michael have a fight. Karen comes home to stay because Michael asked her to marry him. Michael camps on the front lawn.


Original Airdate: 11/6/1991

Wayne gets a girlfriend, Sandy. She is really nice looking. Kevin and she make out behind Waynes back. Kevin wants to be with her but when she breaks up with Wayne he can’t leave his brother.

The Wedding

Original Airdate: 4/29/1992

Karen and Michael are getting married. But Karens Mum starts taking over. In the end Karen has it how she wants it. But they are moving to Alaska and Karen can’t tell her family.


Original Airdate: 11/20/1991

Kevin can’t get in any school sport teams. So he goes out for the soccer team and we see the biggest assemblence of nerds.

Back to the Lake

Original Airdate: 5/6/1992

Kevin goes looking for Cara. But when he finally finds her she has a boyfriend and Kevin realises how stupid he’s been.

Dinner Out

Original Airdate: 12/4/1991

Its Kevin’s Dads birthday. He and Karen are still not talking over Michael. They end up going to a restaurant and all they do is argue. Karen comes back later, and makes him ‘King for a day’.

Broken Hearts and Burgers

Original Airdate: 5/13/1992

Winnie and Kevin are together. But when he goes to order dinner, the ‘I put the relish on the side’ girl eyes him off and Winnie gets mad.. Heaps good reminiscing and they fully make out in the end.

Christmas Party

Original Airdate: 12/11/1991

The annual Christmas party at the Arnolds. It was not the same anymore. Nobody wanted to go. Mr. Ermin got caught smoking marijuana in the basement.