June 15

Day 166

Basic Reading: 

    The Hobbit: Chapter 8: Flies and Spiders
    *Finish this chapter today.

Supplementary Reading:

  • Background:

    • The History of The Hobbit, Part One: Plot Notes B

Enrichment Activities:

Discussion Questions:

    1. Why did it take the Dwarves so long to notice that Thorin was missing?
    2. Do you think the Dwarves knew about the rings of power?
    3. Was Thranduil justified in imprisoning Thorin?