Simpsons Scoreboard - Season 1Episode 1: Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire: AdmirableSimpsons Scoreboard - Season 1 in Other More Like This
This is probably the best way you can do a first episode. Since it is a Christmas episode, it's able to easily involve all of the characters and tell a heartwarming story without coming across as sappy or cliche.
Episode 2: Bart the Genius: Okay
At this point, the Simpsons writing was still trying to find itself. I feel very certain that they've reused this plot in the future and did it better.
Episode 3: Homer's Odyssey: Okay
Like the above episode, I think they've done this one better later on, so it's hard to look at this objectively when there are better alternatives. Homer feels like a failure so he tries to commit suicide and finds his place demanding more warning signs, which like the next episode seems very weird with Homer's character.
Episode 4: There's No Disgrace Like Home: ....okay?
This episode is really weird in hindsight. The plot is that Homer Simpson is embarrassed about his family so
Growing Around - Episodes - Chore Wars[We see a nice opening shot of the sun rising over the Dunn house with a fitting musical medly playing. The light shines in through the window in Timmy and Sally's room and over the bunk bed. We cut between Timmy, Robert, and Linda all sleeping. When it gets to Sally's bed the bed is completely empty.]Growing Around - Episodes - Chore Wars in Other More Like This
[We cut to the kitchen where there is a bunch of random ingredients placed on the counter. Sally rises up behind the counter, wearing a combat helmet and eating a lollipop].
Sally: [like a drill instructor] Alright maggots. We've got a mission to do and that mission is to make our family breakfast.
[She starts yelling at a jar of a random ingredient]
Sally: DON'T TALK TO ME WITH THAT TONE!
[She bangs on the counter causing the jar to fall off of the counter and a smash is heard]
Sally: [She starts pacing past the ingredients] This is a dangerous mission, and some of you [looks at the eggs, of which there are only three left] will not survive, but this is the life you signed up for! Now a