June 5

Day 156

Basic Reading: 

    The Hobbit: Chapter 6: Out of the Frying-Pan into the Fire
    *Read the third fourth of this chapter today.

Supplementary Reading:

  • Background:

    • The History of The Hobbit, Part One: Chapter VI: Wargs and Eagles, (i) The Wolves

Enrichment Activities:

Discussion Questions:

    1. Who might the bold men from the South have been?
    2. Was Gandalf’s plan - throwing fiery pine cones at the Wargs - a good one? Why or why not?
    3. Why did the goblins laugh?