June 7

Day 158

Basic Reading: 

    The Hobbit: Chapter 7: Queer Lodgings
    *This chapter will be read over the course of five days, so read about one fifth of it today.

Supplementary Reading:

  • Prior Versions:

    • The History of The Hobbit, Part One: Chapter VII: Medwed - opening section

Enrichment Activities:

  • Maps:  

  • Character Cards: Beorn

  • Timeline: Third Age June 2941

Discussion Questions:

    1. How well would you enjoy an eagle flight in the morning?
    2. Did Gandalf take more or less credit than he deserved for the safety of the company?
    3. What pressing business did Gandalf have?