• Where did it all begin?

    The Hobbit, or There and Back Again, was written by John Ronald Reuel Tolkien and is the prelude to the master piece The Lord of the Rings...

  • Who is Bilbo Baggins?

    Bilbo Baggins is a Hobbit and the hero of the story...

  • Who is Smaug?

    Smaug is the great dragon who lives in the Lonely Mountain. As with all dragons, Smaug is very intelligent, loves gold and is extremely powerful...

  • The Movie

    The Hobbit movie is being produced and directed by Peter Jackson and filmed in New Zealand...

Week 2

Homework for Week 2:
  • Read chapters 3 & 4
  • Create a new document in your "The Hobbit" folder in Google Drive and call it "Chapter Questions Week 2"
  • Answer the following chapter questions in full sentences in the new document:
 Chapter 3

1. What is the difference between the way Bilbo and the dwarves react to Rivendell? How does
Elrond feel about the expedition, and what does he say about the dwarves’ love of gold and the
wickedness of dragons?
2. Who is Elrond? What is the effect of giving a detailed history of a minor character?

Chapter 4

1. What does Tolkien tell us about goblins? Explain what you think goblins look like, and what in the
novel gives you that idea.
2. What did Bilbo think was a dream?
3. Who is the Great Goblin?
4. How do the dwarves escape?