When morning sickness overwhelms Clare, she confides in Alli and Jenna. Zoë sees red when Becky tells her she is too much of a distraction for the power cheer team. Miles and Tristan are getting closer.
Zoë gets an idea for the perfect fundraiser. One of her friends is in trouble and Maya doesn't want to remain silent. Becky has had a tough year and isn't the same bubbly sunshine-y girl. So who is she now?
Clare builds the courage to tell Eli about her situation. Winston is insecure about his friendship with Miles. Is he losing him to Tristan? A normally confident Zig feels emasculated when Grace beats him - physically.
Even with her faith as strong as it is, Becky can't bring herself to forgive her brother. Zoë pushes the cheer squad too hard and they crack under the pressure. Eli thought he and Clare could get through anything, but this?!?
Zoë receives threatening anonymous texts about her fundraising activities. And Miles is ditching a lot of school. Worried, Tristan checks in on him and realizes that he is in real trouble. Alli is accepted to Cambridge and Dallas fears this could be the end.
Drew is committed to keeping Becky happy but his situation with Clare has his attention divided. Maya lies in order to protect Miles. Imogen is determined to find out who is behind the crooked online venture.
The Hollingsworth campaign is in its final stretch, and the stress level at home is high. Frankie and Winston create an elaborate plan to prove that Zoë is not so innocent. Imogen spills Clare's big news to Eli.
Winston is set to play the lead in his musical but is not pleased that Lola could star opposite him. The musical seems to be the perfect distraction for Zig, but the reality of the situation hits him in the face.
The entire school hates Zoë and she tries to win them back. Frankie's grades are starting to slip. Could she resort to her father's ways of getting ahead? Imogen and Jack are dealing with stuff that could affect their relationship.
Prom is fast approaching, but Clare is MIA from committee meetings. Zig moves in with Tiny and is finding it hard to adjust. Tristan's trying online dating, deciding to try some "creative advertising"!
A shocking discovery leads Miles to question his family life. Eli is slipping away, and Clare finds herself growing closer to Drew. Dallas wants to be with Alli, but the truth about her relationship with Leo could send him over the edge.
Miles is determined to out his father's secrets, but he may not be ready for the whole truth. With Leo out on bail, Alli is worried that Dallas may take the law into his own hands. Worried about her feelings for Drew, Clare assigns herself a strict set of rules to follow.
With rumours swirling about Zoë's drunken adventures at a recent party, Becky files a DTV report and uncovers a video of Zoë and two unidentifiable guys. After her investigation leads her to make a false accusation, Becky sets out to make things right — but once she discovers the truth, she questions if she's doing the right thing.
Maya tries to help Zig out of a tough situation when she makes a disturbing discovery about his home life. Jenna sets her sights on winning the semi-formal king and queen crowns with Connor. Becky worries she will lose Imogen as a friend when new student Jack arrives.
Becky tries to get back in bestie rhythm with Imogen, but is there more to their relationship than friendship? Miles goes to extreme lengths when he worries he'll lose Maya to Zig. Jenna wears a skimpy dress in hopes of impressing Connor.
Dallas feels he's being racially profiled after he and Connor are held for questioning in connection with a terror incident. Clare makes it her mission to get Drew a new girlfriend. Tristan is determined to join Mr. Yates' new Theatre Collective.
Tristan confronts Mr. Yates about his harsh Drama class criticisms and finds out the shocking truth behind them. Dallas loses his cool at the National Science Fair, letting down Alli in the process. Clare's plan to get Drew an internet date backfires.
When Zoë lands her dream role, it hits a little too close to home following her assault. Clare has some tough decisions to make as she searches for a date to Wild Wild West Night. Miles focuses on settling the score with Zig.
When Tristan asks Mr. Yates for some writing help for his MC gig, Mr. Yates suggests he come to his apartment for some extra help. Imogen crushes hard on Jack and is determined to prove she can "roll" with her crowd.
Tristan is warned by Mr. Yates to make his feelings about their affair less obvious at school but Tristan can't help it, he's beaming. Imogen's smitten with Jack and will go to any length to impress her, even if it means taking her quirkiness to a whole new level.
Zoë's trial begins and when she fears that she is being painted in a harsh light, she takes matters into her own hands. Becky is torn up about what she's going to say when she takes the stand as a character witness in her brother's trial.
The media is abuzz about Zoë's trial. Feeling hopeless and worried about her tarnished reputation, Zoë is nervous as the verdict approaches. Becky is torn about what to say in her testimony, but deep down knows what she has to do.
A superstorm, headed for Toronto, stalls a Degrassi dance. Maya, Zig & Zoë plan to attend but get stranded at the Matlin house. Even with the power out, sparks still fly at the Hollingsworth mansion. Meanwhile, Clare heads to NYC for an interview at Columbia and fears running into Eli.
After Drew moves out, there's a break-in at the loft, and Fiona fears for her safety. Someone from Dallas' past pays him a surprise visit. A tough assignment forces Zig to think about the mistakes he's made.
Fiona takes drastic measures to feel safer at home, and puts herself in danger. Dallas avoids telling Alli the truth about his past. After blowing off a French assignment, Zig tries to impress the teacher.
Maya lets loose at a party and posts a video online, hoping it'll change her image. The battle for the student council presidency heats up when Drew enters the race. Connor tries to play matchmaker for his friends.
"My Body Is a Cage" is a two-part episode from the tenth season of the Canadian television series Degrassi. The episode follows transgender character Adam Torres as he struggles with himself and his family over his gender identity. Other plots include Anya MacPherson and her family learning that Mrs. MacPherson has cancer and Dave Turner's attempts at improving his grades by being a class clown. Part one of "My Body Is a Cage" originally aired in Canada on MuchMusic and the United States on TeenNick on August 11, 2010 with part two airing the following night.