June 10

Day 161

Basic Reading: 

    The Hobbit: Chapter 7: Queer Lodgings
    *Read the fourth fifth of this chapter today.

Supplementary Reading:

  • Background:

    • The History of The Hobbit, Part One: Chapter VII: Medwed, (vi) Radagast

Enrichment Activities:

  • Maps:  

  • Timeline: Third Age June 2941

Discussion Questions:

    1. Why were there so many bear tracks?
    2. What can you discern from the way Beorn greeted Bilbo?
    3. Why did Beorn verify Gandalf’s story?