The Hobbit: Chapter 1: An Unexpected Party
*Read the second fourth of this chapter today, so that you have finished about half.
The History of The Hobbit, Part One: Chapter I(b): The Bladorthin Typescript, up to section (i)
The Shire: The Hill, The Water
Character Cards: Balin, Kili, Fili, Dori, Nori, Ori, Oin, Gloin, Bifur, Bofur, Bombur, Thorin Oakenshield
Timeline: Third Age April 2941
Other: Look up illustrations of the Unexpected Party.
1. Why did Gandalf send the Dwarves to Bilbo’s door in smaller groups?
2. What do you think of the Dwarves’ manners?
3. Why do the Dwarves travel with large musical instruments?