May 27

Day 147

Basic Reading: 

    The Hobbit: Chapter 4: Over Hill and Under Hill
    *This chapter will be read over the course of three days, so read about one third of it today.

Supplementary Reading:

  • Prior Versions:

    • The History of The Hobbit, Part One: Chapter IV: Goblins - opening section

Enrichment Activities:

Discussion Questions:

    1. Why did Gandalf lead the company on a road he knew was dangerous?
    2. Why were the stone-giants out playing in a terrible storm?
    3. Why would Gandalf not allow a fire?