May 3

Day 123

Basic Reading: 

    Unfinished Tales: Part Four, II. The Istari
    *Read the second third of this chapter today.

Supplementary Reading:

  • Background:

    • The Return of the King: Appendix E, Writing and Spelling

Enrichment Activities:

  • Maps:  

  • Timeline: Third Age 1000

Discussion Questions:

    1. What is meant by Olórin not being the third?
    2. Why did Yavanna want to send Radagast?
    3. What do you make of the comparison between Galadriel and Manwë?