February 10

Day 41

Basic Reading: 

    The Children of Húrin: Chapter 1: The Childhood of Túrin
    *Read the third fourth of this chapter today.

Supplementary Reading:

  • Background:

    • Unfinished Tales: Introduction, opening section

    • Unfinished Tales: Introduction, Part One, II. The Tale of the Children of Húrin

Enrichment Activities:

  • Maps: 

  • Timeline: First Age 472

Discussion Questions:

    1. Have you ever known a child wise beyond their years? Was there sorrow in their story?
    2. What motivates Túrin’s ambition to serve with an Elf-king?
    3. Is Húrin’s counsel to Morwen wise? Why or why not?


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